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Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 11:41 PM EDT

Unsealed Lawsuit: Opioid-Maker Placed Profits Over People

Unsealed Lawsuit: Opioid-Maker Placed Profits Over People

A newly unsealed lawsuit by Tennessee's attorney general says the maker of the world's top-selling painkiller directed its salesforce to target the highest prescribers, many with limited or no pain management...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 09:07 AM EDT

Ohio Health Network Denies Liability for Damaged Embryos

Ohio Health Network Denies Liability for Damaged Embryos

A health care network responding to lawsuits says it wasn't liable for a storage tank malfunction that destroyed more than 4,000 eggs and embryos at its fertility clinic near Cleveland. In court filings made...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 09:05 AM EDT
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What Is Dry Drowning? Recognizing the Symptoms

According to health authorities, every day about 10 people in the U.S. from drow...View gallery

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Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 06:24 AM EDT

Fresh Grounds for Coffee: Study Shows It May Boost Longevity

Fresh Grounds for Coffee: Study Shows It May Boost Longevity

Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those who down at least eight cups daily. In a study of nearly half-a-million...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 08:44 PM EDT

NYC Family Tells of Firework Burning Baby in Stroller

NYC Family Tells of Firework Burning Baby in Stroller

Thousands of people are hurt every year in fireworks-related accidents, according to the National Fire Protection Association, and as one Brooklyn family knows all too well -- they don't all happen on the Fourth...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 01:03 PM EDT

Mom Warns of Hot Playgrounds After Daughter Suffers Burns

Mom Warns of Hot Playgrounds After Daughter Suffers Burns

A Missouri mom has a warning for parents about the hidden dangers of playgrounds in the heat. With temperatures soaring in the Midwest, Dawna Wright thought back to Memorial Day, when she took her four-year-old...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 04:28 AM EDT

Collins Opposes a Nominee Who Would Overturn Abortion Ruling

Collins Opposes a Nominee Who Would Overturn Abortion Ruling

Republican Sen. Susan Collins, a key vote on President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, said Sunday she would oppose any nominee she believed would overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that...

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 11:40 AM EDT

Iowa's 72-Hour Waiting Period for Abortion Blocked in Court

Iowa's 72-Hour Waiting Period for Abortion Blocked in Court

The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday blocked a law requiring a 72-hour waiting period before a woman can get an abortion. The court ruled that the law violates the Iowa Constitution, siding with a lawsuit filed by...

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 11:10 AM EDT

Childhood Cancer Rates Highest in Northeast: New CDC Map

Childhood Cancer Rates Highest in Northeast: New CDC Map

A new government cancer map shows that rates of childhood cancer are highest in the Northeast United States and lowest in the South, NBC News reported. Rates of pediatric lymphoma and brain cancer are higher in...

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 10:05 AM EDT

Romaine Lettuce Outbreak Tied to Tainted Irrigation Canal

Romaine Lettuce Outbreak Tied to Tainted Irrigation Canal

Tainted irrigation water appears to be the source of a national food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, health officials said Thursday. About 200 people were sickened in the E. coli outbreak and five...

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