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Chipotle Will Retrain Staff In Response To Latest Health DebacleChipotle will retrain its entire staff after customers got sick at an Ohio restaurant last month.
Low And High Carb Diets Increase Risk Of Early Death, Study FindsA low-carb or high-carb diet raises your risk of death, a new study suggests, with people eating the food staple in moderation seeing the greatest benefits to their health.
A Contact Lens Was Embedded In Woman's Eyelid For 28 YearsCalling all contact lens users: Do not panic. (Shuddering is fine.)
Measles Cases Have Parents Seeking Vaccine ProtectionMore than 100 measles cases have been confirmed across 21 states, and 18 people tested positive for the virus in California.
Doctor On Smart Device Blue Light Study: 'Don't Freak Out'A new study warns that exposure to blue light that comes from smartphones and tablets could lead to vision problems later in life.
Recall Alert: FDA Warning About Two Thyroid MedicationsThe Food and Drug Administration has a new warning and recall about two thyroid medications made by a Chinese manufacturer.
Weed-Killing Chemical Linked To Cancer Found In Some Children's Breakfast FoodsA new report found glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer, in a number of popular breakfast foods and cereals marketed to children.
Mom Warns Others After Mosquito Bite Puts 6-Year-Old In ICU"And so it's breaking all of our hearts to see the spunkiest one out of five brothers down," LoriAnne Surrett said, reading the post no parent wants to write.
A Rising Concern? After Straws, Balloons Get More ScrutinyNow that plastic straws may be headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be deflated?
UC Davis Study Finds Cancer Survival Rates Improving In CaliforniaThe study compared the relative survival rates of people diagnosed with cancer between 1990 and 1994 to those diagnosed between 2006 and 2010.
Teen's Headache Turns Out To Be Rare, Life-Threatening IllnessAn Iowa teen dealing with headaches is now fighting for his life after doctors discovered he was actually suffering from a rare brain disease.
Scientists Accidentally Create Treatment That May Stop ObesityA failed experiment may have accidentally created a new treatment that could allow humans to eat whatever they want without gaining weight.