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    • 02 JUN 13
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    Taco Bell, Icelandic pies drawn into meat scandal

    LONDON Taco Bell has become the latest restaurant chain to acknowledge that its beef has been adulterated with horse meat, yanking an unspecified number of products from its three British outlets and issuing a statement saying sorry to its patrons Friday. Meanwhile, in Iceland, a food official said his team had found a beef product

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    • 02 JUN 13
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    Four more rare bird flu cases reported in China

    BEIJINGChina reported Tuesday that four more people in one province were seriously sickened by a bird flu virus new to humans while cities along the eastern seaboard stepped up public health measures to guard against a disease that has already caused two deaths. The health bureau of eastern Jiangsu province said in a notice on

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Study points to "shared biology" between 5 psychiatric disorders

    (CBS News) An international group of scientists have identified genetic links between five major psychiatric disorders, including autism, ADHD, bipolar disorder, depression and schizophrenia. Their study, published in the medical journal Lancet, could change how we understand and treat the illnesses. For the first time, researchers were able to see if there are any genetic

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Video: Transgender first-grader banned from girl’s bathroom

    February 28, 2013 12:38 PM Parents of Coy Mathis, a 6-year-old from Fountain, Colo., are locked in legal battle with a school district that doesn’t want their child to use the girl’s bathroom. KCNC-TV’s Pat Leong reports. Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/a1BPTEWlpZQ/

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Tulsa dentist’s patients line up for HIV, hepatitis tests

    Updated at 7:47 p.m. ET TULSA, Okla. Hundreds of patients of an Oklahoma oral surgeon accused of unsanitary practices showed up at a health clinic Saturday, looking to find out whether they were exposed to hepatitis or the virus that causes AIDS. Letters began going out Friday to 7,000 patients who had seen Dr. W.

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Justice Department to appeal morning-after case

    WASHINGTON The Justice Department is appealing a judge’s decision lifting all age limits on the Plan B morning-afer birth control pill and a cheaper generic, The Associated Press reported. The federal government says the judge who issued the ruling had exceeded his authority and that his decision should be suspended while the appeal is underway.

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Video: Stress as likely to cause good habits as bad

    June 1, 2013 8:36 AM New research shows that stress dulls the senses, causes mindless behavior – like old habits. Psychologist Dr. Jennifer Hartstein explains how to properly handle stress to achieve positive results. Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/nCG0OwVYBFY/

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Video: Transgender first-grader banned from girl’s bathroom

    February 28, 2013 12:38 PM Parents of Coy Mathis, a 6-year-old from Fountain, Colo., are locked in legal battle with a school district that doesn’t want their child to use the girl’s bathroom. KCNC-TV’s Pat Leong reports. Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/a1BPTEWlpZQ/

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Eating boogers may boost immunity, scientist suspects

    Parents, next time you see your child picking his or her nose you may want to fight the urge to scream “stop!”. A Canadian biochemist is making waves with a new theory that picking your nose — and eating it — may be an evolutionarily-backed way to boost your immune system’s protective powers. And, he

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Tulsa dentist’s patients line up for HIV, hepatitis tests

    Updated at 7:47 p.m. ET TULSA, Okla. Hundreds of patients of an Oklahoma oral surgeon accused of unsanitary practices showed up at a health clinic Saturday, looking to find out whether they were exposed to hepatitis or the virus that causes AIDS. Letters began going out Friday to 7,000 patients who had seen Dr. W.

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Tulsa dentist’s patients line up for HIV, hepatitis tests

    Updated at 7:47 p.m. ET TULSA, Okla. Hundreds of patients of an Oklahoma oral surgeon accused of unsanitary practices showed up at a health clinic Saturday, looking to find out whether they were exposed to hepatitis or the virus that causes AIDS. Letters began going out Friday to 7,000 patients who had seen Dr. W.

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Woman burned with lye by ex-husband unveils new face transplant

    Thanks to a generous gift from a donor and her family, a woman who was viciously attacked and disfigured by her former husband has a new face. “I feel great appreciation and gratitude for the tremendous gift that I’ve been given,” Carmen Blandin Tarleton, 44, of Thetford, Vt. said at a press conference Wednesday at

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    "Survivor" winner Ethan Zohn: "I’m feeling good"

    Just a few months ago, Ethan Zohn couldn’t leave his New York apartment unless he was going to a doctor’s appointment. The reality TV star was facing his battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma head-on for a second time, undergoing treatment and getting rest while his body battled the disease.   “I am in remission. Today is

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    • 01 JUN 13
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    Transgender 1st-grader banned from using girls’ restroom

    Transgender 1st-grader banned from using girls’ restroom In this, Feb. 25, 2013, photo, Coy Mathis sits with a book at her home in Fountain, Colo. Coy has been diagnosed with Gender Identity Disorder. Biologically, Coy, 6, is a boy, but to her parents, three sisters and brother, other family members and the world, Coy is

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