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Blame Game: Feds, State to Point Fingers at Flint Hearing

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 6:06am
The EPA and Michigan officials will point fingers at each other in a congressional hearing Wednesday morning.









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Dallas Reports First Case of Sexual Transmission of Zika

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:47pm
Health officials in Dallas report the first case of known sexual transmission of Zika in the current outbreak Tuesday.









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Sexual Contact Led to Zika Transmission in U.S., Health Officials Say

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:46pm
As the CDC prepares to issue a new advisory about the Zika virus, health officials are also investigating other serious illnesses the virus may cause.









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The Incredible Moment a Mother Hears Her Deceased Son's Heartbeat

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:17pm
Three years after a mother in Arizona decided to donate her son's organs, she met with the family of a little girl whose life was saved by his heart.









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Obama Seeks $1 Billion to Fight Drug Abuse

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 1:55pm
President Barack Obama will ask for more than $1 billion in the new budget to fight drug abuse and overdoses, which are at record highs in the U.S.









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Company to Rename Car That Sounds Like 'Zika'

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 12:23pm
Tata Motors, part of the Tata Group, one of India's largest conglomerates, said it would decide on a new name for the Zica hatchback in a few weeks.









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Exercise Your Heart

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:07am
Exercise greatly reduces the risk for heart disease, but a new survey finds many people aren't getting the recommended amount. NBC's Erika Edwards









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Anxiety Growing on Campus: 6 Ways Parents Can Help

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 10:52am
A growing number of college students are dealing with anxiety, depression and social anxiety, according to a new mental health report.









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Young Women Lower Cancer Risk With High-Fiber Diet

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 10:17pm
A new study finds that women who ate more fiber - mostly fruits and veggies - while young had a lower risk of breast cancer later.









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WHO Declares Zika a Public Health Emergency

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 6:35pm
The WHO declared the birth defects linked to a Zika outbreak a public health emergency of international concern.









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White House Proposes $1 Billion for Cancer 'Moonshot'

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 1:51pm
The White House will propose spending close to $1 billion over the next two years on a "moonshot" to fight cancer, officials said Monday.









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Chipotle-Linked E. Coli Outbreak Over, CDC Says

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 1:23pm
The CDC declared on Monday that the Chipotle Mexican Grill E. coli outbreak appears to be over.









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WHO Meets to Decide Whether to Declare Zika a Global Emergency

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:48am
Experts will tell WHO whether Zika constitutes a global health emergency.









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Britain Okays Gene Editing Experiment on Human Embryos

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 10:59am
The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority has granted a research application to a team that wants to "edit" human embryos.









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Zika Isn't the Only Mosquito-Borne Illness to Watch Out For

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 9:58am
Zika virus is "spreading explosively" across Latin America and the Caribbean. But if you want to know about some home-grown viruses, read on.









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New Procedure Helps Wounded Vet Father a Child

Sat, 01/30/2016 - 9:23pm
When Army Sgt. Thai Lee was injured during an explosion in Afghanistan, he thought he had lost his ability to have biological children.









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Could We Have a Zika Vaccine Soon?

Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:54am
A vaccine against the Zika virus could be ready for testing in people by the end of the year, experts said this week.It's a blindingly fast timeline b









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Three More Sick in Dole Salad Listeria Outbreak

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 4:57pm
Three more people have been reported sick in an outbreak of listeria traced to bagged salads, the CDC says









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How Worried Should You Be About the Zika Virus?

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:37am
The WHO meets next week to decide whether to declare Zika a global emergency. Here are some answers to questions you may have about Zika.









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Camera Flash Spotlights Cancer

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 10:24am
Camera flash reveals cancer in Arizona boy's eye. KPNX's Vanessa Ruiz reports.









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