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Jeni’s 2nd Ice Cream Company To Recall Products Over Listeria

WASHINGTON (AP) — A second ice cream company has recalled all of its products after health officials found listeria in a sample of...

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DC & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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It’s YMCA ‘Healthy Kids Day’ This Saturday

YMCA CEO Kevin Washington sat down with CBS New York’s Chris Wragge what it’s all about.

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No Link Between Measles Vaccine and Autism, New Study Says

Despite a recent anti-vaccine movement, there is no link between the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR) and autism in children, a new study says.

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Researchers Say Fake Medicines Pose Global Risk

Successful efforts to fight HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, may be threatened by poor medicine quality, according to a collection of articles published Monday.

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Glaxo Recalls Flu Vaccine Due to Potency Problem

GlaxoSmithKline is recalling a popular four-in-one flu vaccine because its effectiveness can decline over time.

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Study: High School Smoking Fell as E-cigarette Use Boomed

Teen smoking hit a new low last year while the popularity of electronic cigarettes and water pipes boomed, a government report shows.

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Study: U.S. Moms Typically Space Pregnancies 2½ Years Apart

For U.S. moms, the typical time between pregnancies is about 2½ years but nearly a third of women space their children too close, a government study shows.

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Study: Kids From Poor Families Have Smaller Brains Than Wealthy Children

Socioeconomic status is linked to a child’s cognitive ability and brain development, with a new study showing that children from poor families have smaller brains than their wealthier peers.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?