Health

a liquid nicotine solution is poured into a vaping device at a store in New York
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January 30, 2019 - 7:42 pm
A major new study provides the strongest evidence yet that vaping can help smokers quit cigarettes
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January 29, 2019 - 11:58 am
Public health officials scrambling to contain a measles outbreak in the U.S. Northwest warned people to vaccinate their children Monday and worried that it could take months to contain the highly contagious viral illness due to a lower-than-normal vaccination rate at the epicenter of the crisis.
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January 28, 2019 - 1:38 pm
You might need to pitch those peaches.
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January 28, 2019 - 12:08 pm
The number of confirmed measles cases near Portland grew to 31 on Friday — an outbreak boosted by lower-than-normal vaccination rates in what has been called an anti-vaccination U.S. "hot spot."
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A sign prohibiting all children under 12 and unvaccinated adults stands at the entrance to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Wash
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January 26, 2019 - 12:57 pm
An outbreak boosted by lower-than-normal vaccination rates in what has been called an anti-vaccination U.S. "hot spot."
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January 25, 2019 - 9:44 am
A consumer alert has been issued for a Bellevue Chinese restaurant.
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January 25, 2019 - 9:16 am
The Allegheny County Health Department has said a Chinese restaurant in McCandless can reopen after an extensive roof leak
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January 24, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Lt. Governor John Fetterman wants to know if you’re ready for legal marijuana in Pennsylvania.
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January 24, 2019 - 8:54 am
General Mills is voluntarily recalling some bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached Flour because of salmonella concerns.
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January 17, 2019 - 1:35 pm
A hamburger a week, but no more — that's about as much red meat people should eat to do what's best for their health and the planet, according to a report seeking to overhaul the world's diet.
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