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Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 4 deaths, CDC says to avoid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states. 672 more words

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Baby talk: Ontario parents pluck kids' names from Game of Thrones, Fifty Shades of Grey

What is in a name?

The province’s most popular baby names for 2013 have been released by Service Ontario — and the results suggest a lot of parents are Netflix watchers, sports fans, political partisans or nature lovers.

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Baby talk: Ontario parents pluck kids' names from Game of Thrones, Fifty Shades of Grey

What is in a name?

The province’s most popular baby names for 2013 have been released by Service Ontario — and the results suggest a lot of parents are Netflix watchers, sports fans, political partisans or nature lovers. 594 more words

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Many Flu Infections Aren't Good Match for Vaccine: CDC

By Steven Reinberg
HealthDay Reporter

THURSDAY, Dec. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — The flu is starting to tighten its grip on much of the United States, particularly in the South and Midwest, U.S. 665 more words

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Smog Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Autism Risk

By Amy Norton
HealthDay Reporter

THURSDAY, Dec. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Children born to moms who were exposed to high levels of air pollution late in pregnancy may have an increased risk of developing autism, a U.S. 767 more words

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Expectant Dads May Also Have Hormonal Changes, Study Suggests

By Kathleen Doheny
HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) — While women’s hormonal fluctuations during pregnancy are well-known, new research shows that men experience swings of their own as their partner’s pregnancy progresses. 437 more words

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FDA Warns Against Fetal 'Keepsake' Videos

TUESDAY, Dec. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Expectant parents should leave prenatal picture-taking to medical professionals, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends.

Use of ultrasound imaging and heartbeat monitors to get “keepsake” images and videos is not entirely risk-free, the agency warns. 332 more words

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