Health

Romaine lettuce
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AP News
November 23, 2019 - 12:35 pm
U.S. health officials on Friday told people to avoid romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California, because of another food poisoning outbreak.
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Sales clerk Jimmy Canzoneri stocks the shelves at Smokes 4 Less smoke shop in the village of Wappingers Falls on November 12, 2019.
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Kim Glovas
November 22, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Pennsylvania will soon join 18 other states in banning the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to those under age 21. However, the bill is not sitting well with anti-smoking advocates.
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Edible Arrangements is selling CBD-infused edibles
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CNN
November 22, 2019 - 11:56 am
Edible Arrangements has finally reached nirvana. The company is rolling out a new CBD-infused product line that is appropriately titled Incredible Edibles. Read more here.
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E. coli
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CNN
November 21, 2019 - 12:31 pm
A New Jersey company is recalling more than 97,000 pounds of salad products that contain meat or poultry because the lettuce ingredient may be contaminated with E. coli, according to public health officials. Read more here.
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Kaniewski​ family
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Antionette Lee
November 21, 2019 - 8:32 am
A bill that could bring millions of dollars to help children fighting cancer is one step closer to being signed into law in Pennsylvania. "It's nice to have some good news," said Rick Kaniewski, whose family has been pushing for the change. He says it's a group effort, and he credits other families...
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A phone at a call center.
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Kim Glovas
November 20, 2019 - 4:30 pm
A movement is underway to create a new three-digit number to combat suicide, and the Federal Communications Commission is considering the move. Read more here.
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Tony Romeo
November 19, 2019 - 9:39 am
A Pennsylvania House majority is giving approval to a proposal to require the burial or cremation of fetal remains that end up in possession of a health care facility. Read more here.
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AP News
November 19, 2019 - 8:34 am
Novel drugs may offer fresh ways to reduce heart risks beyond the usual medicines to lower cholesterol and blood pressure. Read more here.
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A man smokes an electronic cigarette in Chicago.
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AP News
November 18, 2019 - 4:50 pm
When President Donald Trump boarded Air Force One to fly to a Kentucky campaign rally two weeks ago, a plan was in place for him to give final approval to a plan to ban most flavored e-cigarettes. By the time Trump landed back at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington a few hours later, the plan was...
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Vaping
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Justin Udo
November 18, 2019 - 3:16 pm
More than a quarter of high schoolers are using e-cigarettes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But the American Heart Association plans to tackle the vaping crisis with a new $20 million initiative. Read more here.
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