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China will soon be replacing the United States as the world’s new Evil Overlord

And will soon thereafter be usurped by the Evil Robots… 217 more words


Opioid dependence can start in just a few days

Doctors can help patients avoid opioid addiction by prescribing a supply of three days or less, according to the report that was published March 17 in the… 203 more words


Seen At 11: Loss Of Sense Of Smell Could Carry Dangerous Consequences

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Loss of the sense of smell is one of the least understood medical conditions.

Not only can it deny people one of life’s greatest pleasures, it can also be dangerous — even life-threatening. 390 more words


US Infant Mortality Rates Down 15%

By Robert Jimison

PHILADELPHIA (CNN)–Infant mortality rates have reached new lows, according to a report released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday. 642 more words


Trumpcare's quieter cuts slam food, virus safety, groups warn

The House GOP effort to roll back Obamacare also comes with lesser-known effects — like whacking $9 billion over multiple years from prevention efforts to battle food-borne illness and viruses like Zika, consumer groups  say. 132 more words


African Americans Less Likely To Get Flu Vaccine Than White Americans

The U.S. is still in flu season, but many are choosing to forgo vaccination. A new study looks at how people view risks associated with the virus and the vaccine, how views differ between white and African American individuals, and solutions that may help counter misperceptions. 748 more words

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Doctors Tie Zika Virus To Heart Problems In Some Adults

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NEW YORK (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – For the first time, doctors have tied infection with the Zika virus to possible new heart problems in adults. 504 more words