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No accounting for these tastes: Artificial flavors a mystery

Six artificial flavors are being ordered out of the food supply in a dispute over their safety, but good luck to anyone who wants to know...

November 13, 2018 12:10 pm


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Start exercise young, federal guidelines say

CHICAGO – Move more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any amount and...

November 13, 2018 1:00 am


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New exercise guidelines: Move more, sit less, start younger

Move more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any amount and any type of exercise...

November 12, 2018 8:50 am


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Beware spike in robo-calls offering insurance plans

With health insurance open-enrollment season underway, automated phone calls offering Affordable Care Act or other health plans are...

November 12, 2018 1:00 am


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Fish oil studies find decline in heart attacks

Two major studies released Saturday provide evidence that medications derived from fish oil are effective in protecting people from...

November 11, 2018 1:00 am


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1 death linked to ongoing turkey salmonella outbreak

Federal health officials on Thursday reported the first death in an ongoing salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey.

November 8, 2018 5:00 pm


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Opt-out policy set on birth control

WASHINGTON – A day after Republicans expanded their Senate majority, the Trump administration Wednesday finalized a policy change...

November 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Don't spank: Doctors warn parents of long-term harms

The nation's leading pediatricians' group has strengthened its advice against spanking and other physical punishment because of the...

November 7, 2018 1:00 am


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Let heart guide your workouts

With wearable fitness trackers becoming the norm among recreational athletes, more of us know at any instant what our heart rate is...

November 5, 2018 1:00 am