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Friday, Jun 28, 2019 at 11:57 PM EDT

Calif. Family Warns of 'Black Fire Snake' Experiment Danger

Calif. Family Warns of 'Black Fire Snake' Experiment Danger

A Southern California family is warning others about a popular science experiment that can quickly turn into a dangerous situation after a child suffered serious burns and injuries to his face. Priest Rivera...

Monday, Jul 1, 2019 at 07:33 AM EDT

FDA Investigates Link Between Some Pet Foods, Canine Heart Disease

FDA Investigates Link Between Some Pet Foods, Canine Heart Disease

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating a potential link between certain brands of dog food, including Blue Buffalo, Merrick and Rachael Ray Nutrish, and an increased risk of heart disease in...

Friday, Jun 28, 2019 at 09:11 PM EDT

Flint Hears From Prosecutors Who Dropped Water Charges

Flint Hears From Prosecutors Who Dropped Water Charges

Prosecutors who dropped charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal explained their decision in a public forum Friday night, telling frustrated and shocked residents they must look at hundreds of...

Friday, Jun 28, 2019 at 01:25 PM EDT

Abortions Can Continue at Missouri’s Lone Clinic -- for Now

Abortions Can Continue at Missouri’s Lone Clinic -- for Now

A Missouri commissioner on Friday ruled that the state's only abortion clinic can continue providing the service at least until August as a fight over its license plays out, adding that there's a "likelihood"...

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 at 07:24 PM EDT

FDA Once Again Expands Recall of Blood Pressure Drugs

FDA Once Again Expands Recall of Blood Pressure Drugs

The Food and Drug Administration has once again expanded its recall of widely prescribed blood pressure drugs because of contamination with a chemical linked to cancer. The latest recall, announced Wednesday...

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 at 01:11 PM EDT

New Florida Law Authorizes Statewide Needle Exchanges

New Florida Law Authorizes Statewide Needle Exchanges

Jose Garcia carried a drawstring backpack full of used syringes as he walked into the converted shipping container that serves as the base for Florida's only hypodermic needle exchange program. The 57-year-old...

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 at 12:00 PM EDT

Fisher-Price Recalls 71,000 Inclined Infant Sleepers

Fisher-Price Recalls 71,000 Inclined Infant Sleepers

Fisher-Price has recalled 71,000 inclined sleeper accessories because infants can roll from their backs to their stomachs on inclined sleep products, risking injury or death. There have been no reported...

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 at 12:06 PM EDT

NY May Require Feminine Hygiene Products to List Ingredients

NY May Require Feminine Hygiene Products to List Ingredients

New York could soon become the first state to require ingredient labels on feminine hygiene products under legislation awaiting action by the governor.

Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019 at 07:25 PM EDT

Experts Question Study Linking Phones to Bone Spurs in Skull

Experts Question Study Linking Phones to Bone Spurs in Skull

A study that made recent headlines about a possible link between excessive cell phone use and bone spurs in the skull contained significant flaws, according to several reports. One concern, reported Tuesday in...

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 02:46 AM EDT

San Francisco Is 1st Major US City to Ban E-Cigarettes

San Francisco Is 1st Major US City to Ban E-Cigarettes

San Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday. Backers say they hope the legislation will curb...

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