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More Suspect Anthrax Shipments Identified in Blunder

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 8:04pm
The Pentagon on Friday identified five more potentially live Anthrax samples that were sent to labs, and a review has been ordered.







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MERS Spreads to China from Korean Outbreak

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 4:19pm
Chinese officials say the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, MERS for short, has infected a South Korean man traveling there.







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MERS Spreads to China from Korean Outbreak

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 4:19pm
Chinese officials say the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, MERS for short, has infected a South Korean man traveling there.







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What You Need to Know About the Anthrax Blunder

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 11:17am
U.S. officials are trying to figure out how anthrax from a batch containing live spores got sent to labs in nine states, Australia and South Korea.







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Army Finds Another Batch of Live Anthrax

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 9:32am
Another batch of live anthrax has turned up - this one from the same batch as samples sent to Australia from an Army lab.







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This May Explain Why DOD Accidentally Sent 'Live' Anthrax

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:21pm
Hard-to-kill anthrax spores may explain why the Department of Defense accidentally sent out "live" samples of the bacteria, experts say.







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Cosmetic Face 'Fillers' Can Go Tragically Wrong, FDA Warns

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 6:37pm
Cosmetic facial fillers, which can plump thin lips or erase wrinkles, can go badly and tragically wrong, the FDA warned Thursday.







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Flashback: Anthrax Attacks

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 4:36pm
It took seven years for the government to identify the culprit of the 2001 anthrax attacks.







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Report: Men More Likely Than Women to Die in Car Crashes

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:48am
Male motorists are twice as likely to be killed behind the wheel as women, according to new data.







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Workers Accidentally Exposed to Anthrax Get Antibiotics

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:21am
At least 26 people are taking antibiotics after they handled live anthrax bacteria accidentally sent to labs in nine states and South Korea.







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Tattoo Ink Allergies May be Triggered by This Color

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 9:31am
A surprising number of people who get tattooed say they develop severe itching and swelling lasting for months or even years, a new survey suggests.







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What Causes Vertigo?

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:58am
If it feels like the room is spinning, you may have vertigo.







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Tumor Atlas Combats Deadly Cancer

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:03pm
A new project from the Allen Institute for Brain Science could help understand deadly glioblastoma tumors. KING's Jean Enersen reports.







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Newer Birth Control Pills Raise Blood Clot Risks, Too

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:59pm
Newer birth control pills raise the risk of a blood clot more than older formulations, researchers report - but the risk is still very low.







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Live Anthrax Mistakenly Sent to Labs in 9 States

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 3:33pm
Officials say they are investigating the accidental shipment of live anthrax bacteria to labs in nine states.







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Researchers End HIV Study Early After Impressive Results

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:29pm
Early treatment is better for treating HIV than waiting, a new study confirms.







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What's So Bad About Trans Fats?

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:37am
Artificial trans fats are inexpensive to produce and last a long time, but they're also bad for your health.







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Teen Drivers a Risk to Everyone on the Road

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:23am
Lack of experience behind the wheel combined with distracted driving makes a dangerous concoction for teen drivers.







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Americans Are Getting Even Fatter, Survey Finds

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:09am
Americans have become even fatter than before, a new survey finds, with nearly 28 percent saying they are clinically obese.







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Astro-Mouse Study Suggests Spaceflight Damages Skin

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:02am
It's bad enough that weightlessness can cause muscle loss and weaker bones. But now researchers say it may cause skin and hair problems as well.







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