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FDA Moves To Ban Use Of Transfats

In a move sure to prompt cries of “food police… food police”, the Food & Drug Administration announced on Tuesday that will require manufacturers to phase out partially-hydrogenated oils from processed foods over the next three years after determining

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Is Medical Marijuana Legalization Leading To Increased Recreational Use By Teens?

Medical marijuana laws don't trigger an increase in teen pot smoking, a new study concludes. Some opponents of

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New Giant Alzheimer’s Study Expanding, Looking For Volunteers

A 5-year international study into the genetic roots of Alzheimers, the country’s sixth-leading killer, is expanding

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Girl Meets Winter The Dolphin, Gets 3D Bionic Arm

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) _ A 10-year-old girl born without part of her right arm received the surprise of her life at the Clearwater Aquarium. First, Annika Emmert of Riverside County, California, met Cozi Zuehlsdorff, the human star of the

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Business Opportunity: Health Merchant

Our sponsors, Health Merchant will be presenting a pre-launch opportunity for its national Health MerchantTM Program and we invite our readers to attend.   What is a Health Merchant?   It is a “turnkey” non-inventory-stocking distributorship right to sell organic

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April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month: Know the Warning Signs

NFL Tackle Nate Solder Is Hoping to Spread Awareness About Testicular Cancer   New England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder made a stunning revelation today when he told ESPN’s Mike Reiss that one year ago, at the age of

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Major Advance Cited In Treating Stroke Patients

Stroke experts are reporting a major advance: stents similar to the ones used to open clogged heart arteries also can be used to clear a blood

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Meningitis Reported At Manatee Elementary School

The Manatee County Health Department is alerting parents to a case of meningitis after a student at Manatee Elementary School was diagnosed.

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Why Must Hard-Working Americans Bear the Burden of ObamaCare?

ObamaCare was supposed to provide affordable health insurance for Americans but instead, it's created a huge financial burden on many

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Second-Hand Smoke Still a Concern in Some Demographics

Half as many American nonsmokers are exposed to secondhand smoke now as a decade ago, but researchers are concerned about exposure among minority groups