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Little tick, big problems: How to avoid Lyme disease

A tiny deer tick can do a lot of damage -- with just one bite, it can transmit Lyme disease, which may not become apparent for months or years.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 04:54am EDT

A look at Gaza conditions amid Israeli offensive

As Israel's offensive in Gaza Strip rages, a look at the conditions now facing those there

Monday - 07/21/2014, 03:36am EDT

Smoking Philippine leader OKs cigarette warnings

Philippine president, a known smoker, signs law requiring graphic warnings on cigarette packs

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 04:21pm EDT

Studies see new risks for cholesterol drug niacin

Studies reveal more side effects for cholesterol drug niacin; some doctors say it's too risky

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 09:56am EDT

Former NFLers: Painkillers easy to get up to 2012

Joining lawsuit, former players say lax controls on drugs still the norm as late as 2012

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 09:52am EDT

FedEx charged with assisting illegal pharmacies

FedEx charged with assisting illicit pharmacies by shipping drugs without prescriptions

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 09:10am EDT

FDA: Powdered caffeine can be lethal

FDA warns consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine after death of Ohio teen

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 09:06am EDT

For different reasons, men and women attracted to red

Want to be the life of the party? Wear red.

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 03:16am EDT

AIDS conference attendees on downed Malaysian jet

Researcher, activist heading to AIDS conference in Australia were on doomed Malaysian jet

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 03:36pm EDT

NY's Medicaid covering post-birth contraceptives

NY encouraging use of post-birth contraceptive devices after adding them to Medicaid plan

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Marijuana edibles burgeoning into an industry

As more states legalize pot for fun and medicine, edibles industry burgeons

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 11:16am EDT

5 things to know about caffeine powder

5 things to know about caffeine powder, following the sudden death of Ohio high school senior

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 03:30am EDT

Genentech Alzheimer's drug misses goals in studies

Genentech Alzheimer's drug misses study goals but shows some promise in milder disease

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 02:22am EDT

2 Fla. cases of mosquito virus contracted in US

2 cases of mosquito virus caught locally in Fla.; most chikungunya cases from Caribbean travel

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 12:58am EDT
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Health officials: Food label changes not enough

Former FDA, CDC officials: More food label changes needed to help people make healthy choices

Saturday - 07/19/2014, 12:06am EDT

NC company recalls chicken due to misbranding

North Carolina company recalls grilled chicken products due to misbranding, milk not labeled

Friday - 07/18/2014, 08:22pm EDT

NY doctor convicted of manslaughter in 2 overdoses

New York pain doctor convicted of manslaughter in 2 patients' overdose deaths

Friday - 07/18/2014, 07:09pm EDT

5 former NFL players sue union over concussions

5 former NFL players sue union over concussions, claim they were not made aware of dangers

Friday - 07/18/2014, 06:58pm EDT

Q&A: Players' lawyer discusses NFL settlement

Q&A: Lawyer in NFL concussion case discusses new settlement terms

Friday - 07/18/2014, 06:31pm EDT
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