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Feds Investigating Dole After Deadly Listeria Outbreak

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 11:20pm
Dole Food Co Inc said the U.S. Department of Justice was investigating a deadly Listeria monocytogenes outbreak linked to packaged salad products.
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How Can Zika Kill You? Your Questions Answered

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 7:26pm
Zika virus has killed a man in Puerto Rico. The man, in his 70s, is the first reported U.S. death from the virus.
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U.S. Reports First Zika Virus Death, in Puerto Rico

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 2:19pm
A man infected with Zika virus in Puerto Rico has died from complications of the infection, health officials said Friday.
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Abortions Around Borders: Meet Women on Web

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 2:13pm
Dr. Rebecca Gomperts has used a ship, drones and now the web to increase access to abortions.
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Meet the Doctor Behind Abortion by Drone, Mail, Boat

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 10:09am
When it comes to abortion access in Europe, there's one group whose entrepreneurial approach has turned heads.
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Joe Biden Demands Faster International Action on Cancer Research

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 9:23am
Speaking about cancer research at a Vatican conference on regenerative medicine, the vice president described cancer as "a constant emergency&quo
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Belgium Is Giving Radiation Pills to Entire Population

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 6:47am
Belgium is to issue iodine tablets to its entire population, months after ISIS bombers spied on a nuclear scientist and hoped to build a "dirty bomb."
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Europe's Abortion Fight: Women Share Their Stories

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 5:37am
What's it like to have an abortion in Europe? Women share their stories with NBC News.
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Hospital Caring for Kids 'Destroyed' by Deadly Airstrike

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 2:59am
US blamed Syrian government for airstrike on Aleppo hospital that killed more than a dozen patients and staffers.
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First Commercial Zika Test Gets FDA OK

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 9:12pm
The first commercial U.S. test to diagnose Zika virus won emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration Thursday.
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Mumps Outbreak at Harvard Threatens Graduation

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 5:52pm
A mumps outbreak at Harvard University that began in early March has climbed to 41 cases as of Thursday, and could impact the school's graduation.
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Teen Birth Rates Plummet For Blacks, Latinas

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:49pm
Birth rates among black and Hispanic teenagers have plunged over the past decade, but they are still far more likely than whites to have babies.
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Health Insurance Companies Set to Hike Premiums

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:54am
Expect insurers to seek significant premium increases under President Barack Obama's health care law, in a wave of state-level requests rippling acros
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Apple Releases Software for Medical Apps

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:28am
Apple is edging its way further into health care with the release of new iPhone apps that patients can use to manage their own medical conditions.
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British Doctors: E-Cigs Aren't All That Bad, Really

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:18am
E-cigarettes are not as dangerous as traditional lit tobacco products and can be useful to help smokers quit, British doctors said Thursday.
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Doctors Aren't On Board With Italy's Abortion Law

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 9:55am
Getting an abortion in Italy may be legal, but finding a doctor willing to perform one is anything but easy.
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14 Doctors, Patients Die After Strike on Syria Hospital

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 7:03am
At least 14 patients and staff were killed after a hospital in the Syrian city of Aleppo was destroyed in an airstrike, Doctors Without Borders said.
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Zika Was In Haiti Before It Hit Brazil: Study

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 5:59pm
The Zika virus was circulating in Haiti in 2014, long before it became obvious that it was spreading fast in Brazil, a new study finds.
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U.S. Health Care Prices Are All Over the Map: Study

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 4:16pm
Health care prices are all over the map in the U.S., a new study finds.
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Kids With ADHD Do Better With Therapy First

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:49pm
Kids with ADHD improve faster when the first treatment is behavioral therapy rather than starting with medication, a recent study shows.
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