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Measles confirmed in two MN children after foreign travel

Two children in Minnesota have contracted measles, prompting health officials to issue a reminder about vaccinations.

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) said Friday that a 6-year-old, unvaccinated child contracted the disease on a recent trip to Somalia, with the diagnosis confirmed on May 2. 155 more words

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Don't Let Bad Food Spoil a Good Barbecue

SATURDAY, May 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Picnics and barbeques are a big part of Memorial Day weekend, but keeping foods safe to eat at these events can be a challenge. 285 more words

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Don't Let Bad Food Spoil a Good Barbecue

SATURDAY, May 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Picnics and barbeques are a big part of Memorial Day weekend, but keeping foods safe to eat at these events can be a challenge. 285 more words

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Cellphone radiation is it a real danger?

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males and raised long-dormant concerns about the safety of spending so much time with cellphones glued to our ears. 884 more words

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Seen At 11: Can Products Really Sober You Up Instantly?

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A cold shower, a cup of coffee, a walk around the block — none can actually help you sober someone up. 388 more words

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Music Soothes Nervous Eye Surgery Patients

FRIDAY, May 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Listening to relaxing music before eye surgery reduces patients’ anxiety and their need for sedation, a new French study suggests. 215 more words

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Pet Pooch May Help Ease PTSD in Veterans

FRIDAY, May 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Dogs may be more than best friends for military veterans struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a small study suggests. 362 more words

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