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    • 26 MAR 19
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    Some Philly dental patients warned about HIV and hepatitis risk

    The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has shut down three local dentist practices and is warning patients to get tested for HIV, hepatitis C and hepatitis B, CBS Philadelphia reports. The Department of Health says all three Trieu Family Dental Clinics have been closed for improper sterilization of dental equipment and lapses in injection safety

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    • 25 MAR 19
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    Tax sugary drinks, pediatrician and heart groups urge

    American children consume what amounts to a bathtub full of sugary beverages a year — more than 30 gallons of sports drinks, soda and fruit juice. The imagery comes from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Heart Association, which on Monday called for taxes and limits on marketing to children to curtail drinking

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    • 24 MAR 19
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    Avocados recalled in 6 states over possible listeria

    Henry Avocado, a grower and distributor based near San Diego, is voluntarily recalling whole avocados over possible listeria contamination. The company’s recall covers conventional and organic avocados grown and packed in California. The company said they were sold in bulk across California, Arizona, Florida, Wisconsin, North Carolina and New Hampshire. There have been no reports

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    • 23 MAR 19
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    How the first postpartum depression drug works

    Watch CBSN Live Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/eZghEGlJtTk/

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    • 22 MAR 19
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    Does Roundup cause cancer? Law says yes, science says maybe

    Richard G. “Bugs” Stevens is a professor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. A federal jury in California has unanimously decided that the weedkiller Roundup was a “substantial factor” in causing the lymphoma of 70-year-old Edwin Hardeman, who had used Roundup on his property for many years. This is the second such verdict in

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    • 22 MAR 19
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    Tyson recalls frozen chicken strips that may contain metal

    Tyson Foods is recalling more than 69,000 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips because they may contain pieces of metal.  The chicken strips were produced on Nov. 30, 2018. The following products are part of the recall, according to a statement from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The recall was prompted by two consumers who

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    • 22 MAR 19
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    Kentucky governor exposed his kids to chickenpox

    Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin said he deliberately exposed his kids to chickenpox, instead of vaccinating them against the common childhood illness. Speaking to local radio station WKCT on Tuesday, Bevin said all nine of his children had chickenpox.  “They got the chickenpox on purpose,” Bevin said, “because we found a neighbor that had it and

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