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A LONG TALE OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

I first became interested in the use of antibiotics in food when my young daughter had  a seemingly untreatable allergy of itchy hives. After all the tests and investigations did not show the cause, the allergist said: “Maybe it is the penicillin the milk.” 594 more words

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Want cash back next time you grocery shop? Here’s how to get it (and it is EASY)

SEATTLE — Groupon announced Thursday the launch of Snap by Groupon, a free app that gives you cash back for buying groceries at any supermarket or retailer in the United States and Canada. 246 more words

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Desperate for new sales Coke and Pepsi turn to green labels and new sweetener

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The biggest soda companies in the world are locking horns with new low-calorie drinks that share a common ingredient: stevia, a plant used as a sweetener. 264 more words

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Are Free Credit Scores Really Free? - By Kimberly Palmer Oct. 1, 2014 | 9:52 a.m. EDT

Several companies allow you to access your credit score for no cost, but you have to give up personal information and use the service carefully. 594 more words

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Transgender People Facing Hurdles When ID's Don't Match Identities

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — For Donna DiAngelo, winning tickets to a Yanni concert at the Oracle Arena presented a unique challenge: How to pick up her winning tickets at will-call. 270 more words

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Teens Distracted By Smartphones May Be Putting Themselves At Risk For Serious Injuries

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — We have all been told about the problems of distracted teenage drivers. Now, a new report finds that phones can also lead to accidents when teens are walking. 336 more words

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Steals And Deals: State Fair Discounts

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - You know you’re going to spend money at the State Fair of Texas, so why not try to save on admission?

General admission is $17 but if you buy a ticket from Kroger you can get it for $15.50. 210 more words

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