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Kale Joins The Ranks Of The Annual 'Dirty Dozen' Pesticide ListKale, that popular green of the health conscious, has joined the ignoble list of 12 fruits and vegetables with the most pesticide residues.
Hilton Is Recycling Used Bars Of Hotel Soap To Save The PlanetUsed soap from Hilton Hotels is getting a second life.
One-Third Of Uninsured Can't Afford To Take Drugs As Prescribed, Says Government ReportOne-third of uninsured Americans did not take their medicine as prescribed to try to lower their costs, a new government report found.
To Help Fight Vaping, Schools Look To Their Own StudentsTeen vaping is on the rise, and schools are searching for solutions, with some taking disciplinary action or installing vape detectors in bathrooms.
Doctors Now Advising Against Daily Low-Dose Aspirin To Prevent Heart Attack, Stroke If you’re a healthy older adult looking for ways to reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke, don’t turn to that age-old standby: daily low-dose aspirin.
Deaths From Dementia Have More Than Doubled In US, Report SaysDementia not only affects memory and quality of life, it can be fatal. A report released Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics shows that the rate of Americans who died from dementia has more than doubled from 30.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 2000 to 66.7 in 2017.
Mother Takes To Facebook To Find Kidney For Son A Virginia Beach mother has taken to social media to help her sick son.Cory Clabon is only 12 years old, but his kidneys are functioning at less than 50 percent.
Study: 3 Or More Eggs A Day Increase Risk Of Heart Disease And Early DeathPeople who eat three or four eggs a day have a higher risk of both heart disease and early death compared to those who eat fewer eggs, new research finds.
Experts: Wireless Headphones Like AirPods Could Pose Cancer RiskA group of scientists are warning against the use of Apple Airpods, saying potentially dangerous radiation being beamed into users' heads could pose a cancer risk.
Gene-Edited Food Quietly Arrives In Restaurant Cooking OilSomewhere in the Midwest, a restaurant is frying foods with oil made from gene-edited soybeans. That’s according to the company making the oil, which says it’s the first commercial use of a gene-edited food in the U.S.
CDC: At Least 228 Measles Cases Reported In The US This YearThe number of cases is inching closer to the 372 cases in all of 2018, which was the second highest annual total for cases of the disease in more than two decades.
FDA Lifts Import Alert Stopping Genetically Engineered Salmon From Entering USAmericans are one step closer to seeing genetically modified salmon at their grocery stores.