Health

Vaping
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AP News
November 07, 2019 - 4:02 pm
New government figures show more than 2,000 people have been diagnosed with vaping illnesses in the still-unsolved U.S. outbreak. Read more here.
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JUUL pods for sale at Exscape Smoke Shop and Vape Lounge on Monroe Avenue in downtown Rochester, NY, Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.
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Mike Dougherty
November 07, 2019 - 9:49 am
Authorities in Montgomery County are suing the vaping giant Juul. A civil suit says the company helped create a young generation of nicotine fiends.
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Beyond Meat, the plant-based food company based out of Los Angeles, has become an addition in the diet plans of athletes like Chris Paul and more.
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John McDevitt
November 06, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Plant-based alternative meat products are more popular than ever. But are they healthy? Like anything, you need to what's in the patty besides the plants.
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International COPD Conference
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Paul Kurtz
November 05, 2019 - 5:24 pm
Temple Lung Center hosted the fourth annual International COPD Conference in Philadelphia Tuesday. For the first time, the conference included a session on the dangers of vaping. Read more here.
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Pills.
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Lynne Adkins
November 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
A drug used to treat HIV may be the key to stopping another deadly virus. Read more here.
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Medicare
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AP News
November 04, 2019 - 4:27 pm
More than half of seriously ill Medicare enrollees face financial hardships with medical bills, with prescription drug costs the leading problem. Read more here.
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Bathroom stall
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CNN
November 04, 2019 - 1:27 pm
The next time you go to the bathroom, a couple startups are hoping you'll snap a photo before you flush. For scientific reasons, of course. No, really. Two companies are soliciting poop photos from anyone who wants to send them.
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Senior citizen looking through window
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Kim Glovas
November 04, 2019 - 4:30 am
A Villanova University nursing expert is sounding the alarm about how climate change affects older adults.
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Closeup of an alarm clock surrounded by dry leaves, depicting the end of the summer time and the beginning of autumn.
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Mike Dougherty
November 02, 2019 - 10:39 am
The days are getting darker, and as we transition back to Eastern Standard Time on Sunday, some experts are sending out reminders about how the time change can affect your body.
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Romaine Lettuce
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AP News
November 01, 2019 - 2:57 pm
U.S. health officials disclosed another food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, but they said it appears to be over. Read more here.
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