California reports first child death from flu

California reports first child death from flu

California public health officials on Friday reported the first death of a child in this year’s flu season, and warned that it could be a much more relentless flu season than that of last year’s.

Many beauty companies use harmful ingredients & then support cancer research: Paltrow

Many beauty companies use harmful ingredients & then support cancer research: Paltrow

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Zoo Miami’s matriarch gorilla Josephine dies

Zoo Miami’s matriarch gorilla Josephine dies

Zoo Miami's matriarch gorilla named Josephine was euthanized Wednesday morning as she was suffering for several untreatable health issues, zoo authorities have confirmed.

Researchers struggling to determine whether marijuana can treat MS symptoms

Researchers struggling to determine whether marijuana can treat MS symptoms

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Antibiotic resistance occurs as part of natural evolution process: CDC

Antibiotic resistance occurs as part of natural evolution process: CDC

Regardless of how effective an antibiotic drug is at killing bacteria, new drugs will be required as bacteria gradually mutate and increasingly grow more resistant to the existing drugs, According

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Try drug-free remedies before resorting to medication for low back pain: ACP

People suffering low back pain should try drug-free remedies like heat wraps and physical therapy before resorting to medication, the American College of Physicians (ACP) suggested.

Pregnant inmate forced to deliver baby on jail cell floor

A Detroit-area sheriff has defended his staff over their over their controversial action that allegedly forced an eight-month pregnant inmate to give birth to a baby on a jail cell floor.

Marathon Pharma to sell decades-old drug to treat DMD for $89,000

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Rare rat-linked disease leaves 1 dead, 2 sickened in Bronx

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Try drug-free remedies before resorting to medication for low back pain: ACP

People suffering low back pain should try drug-free remedies like heat wraps and physical therapy before resorting to medication, the American College of Physicians (ACP) sugges

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