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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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January 15, 2019 - 12:59 pm
An intensive care doctor ordered "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years after families asked that lifesaving measures be stopped, an Ohio hospital system announced after being sued by a family alleging an...
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January 11, 2019 - 11:46 am
Beer drinkers can't claim blissful ignorance for much longer.
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January 09, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Too often people die of an opioid overdose because no one's around to notice they're in trouble. Now scientists are creating a smartphone app that beams sound waves to measure breathing — and summon help if it stops.
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January 09, 2019 - 3:03 pm
By TERRY TANG , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — Police have served a search warrant to get DNA from all male employees at a long-term care facility in Phoenix where a patient in a vegetative state for years gave birth, triggering reviews by state agencies and highlighting safety concerns for...
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January 08, 2019 - 1:59 pm
The U.S. cancer death rate has hit a milestone: It's been falling for at least 25 years, according to a new report.
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January 03, 2019 - 7:54 pm
The government reported that about 8.4 million Americans have signed up this year under the law
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January 03, 2019 - 2:22 pm
If you made a New Year’s Resolution, January 12th is a critical date.
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Joe DeStio
January 03, 2019 - 10:47 am
While numbers are far from final, the number of drug overdose deaths in Allegheny County for 2018 is expected to drop substantially from 2017.
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The hemp industry still has work ahead to win legal status for hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD oil.
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December 22, 2018 - 10:56 am
CBD oils have become increasingly popular in lotions, tinctures and foods, but their legal status has been murky and the Food and Drug Administration has sent warning letters to some companies making health claims for CBD.
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