More people sick after eating tainted romaine lettuce, CDC says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 31 more people have fallen ill after eating romaine lettuce contaminated with E. coli. An investigation is underway to determine the source of the vegetable, but officials say it likely came from the Yuma, Arizona, region. As of Wednesday evening, there are 84 cases spanning 19 states, More...

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By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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After a death, how much can “broken heart” hurt survivors?

You hear it whenever someone gets sick or dies soon after losing a spouse: Was it because of a broken heart? Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush’s hospitalization a day after More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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East Asian ticks bring health risk to U.S.

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By admin On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Opioid treatment gap in Medicare: methadone clinics

One in three older Americans with Medicare drug coverage is prescribed opioid painkillers, but for those who develop a dangerous addiction there is one treatment Medicare won’t cover: methadone. Methadone More...

By admin On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Woman's kidney fell into her pelvis whenever she stood up

Generally, you can trust your organs to stay in one place. Sure, they may puff up with air or constrict to pump blood, but they do so in the same location in your body. That wasn’t the case for a young woman More...

By admin On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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New York State health officials issue measles warning for tri-state area

NEW YORK — Authorities issued a new warning Sunday about possible measles exposures across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. CBS New York reports state health officials are concerned about people who More...

By admin On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Apps accused of marketing plastic surgery to kids

Some controversial apps are under fire, accused of promoting plastic surgery and unrealistic standards of beauty to children. Apps like Beauty Clinic Plastic Surgery and Plastic Surgery Simulator turn medical More...

By admin On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Dog’s “cancer” turns out to be 4 chewed-up teddy bears

A family in England got a pleasant surprise after taking their dog to the vet. They were worried that the 8-year-old St. Bernard named Maisy had cancer. But when veterinarians got Maisy into the operating room, More...

By admin On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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“60 Minutes” report traces progression of Alzheimer's for 10 years

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CDC issues strong new warning about romaine lettuce

Last Updated Apr 20, 2018 6:41 PM EDT The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding its warning to consumers to avoid all types of romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona growing region More...