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Diet sodas may be tied to stroke, dementia risk
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:53:50 GMT
What happens to your brain when you give up sugar
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:03:35 GMT
Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have.
How one county slashed sugary drink sales
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:15:03 GMT
Advertising shapes behavior, a truism given new life by a recent anti-soda campaign. A county in the heart of central Maryland aimed a three-year onslaught of TV ads, digital marketing, direct mail, outdoor ads and social media against sugary beverages. This campaign, which was accompanied by policy changes and community outreach, helped reduce sales of sweetened beverages, according to a study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Study: 30% of kids have two or more sugary drinks a day
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:10:17 GMT
A new study sheds light on just how many calories and added sugars children are drinking.
Campbell recalls chicken soups
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:25:32 GMT
Frozen hash brown recall due to 'golf balls'
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:41:57 GMT
Henrietta Lacks: Her cells, her legacy
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:22:42 GMT
Her story took decades to become known. It was one Henrietta Lacks never realized was coming.
Surgeon general resigns
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:07:59 GMT
Freshman posed as med student to treat patients at Denver hospital
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:59:39 GMT
Protesters march worldwide in support of science
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:34:20 GMT
Michigan doctors charged in first genital mutilation case in US
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 03:19:12 GMT
10-year-old boy with autism arrested at Florida school
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:29:54 GMT
A 10-year-old boy with autism spent the night behind bars after being arrested on charges of assaulting his teacher, CNN affiliate WPBF reported.
FDA warns against codeine, tramadol for children
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:46:50 GMT
The Food and Drug Administration says medications containing codeine or tramadol should not be given to children, and warns that these drugs could cause serious risks including difficulty breathing and death.
FDA: Texas lethal injection drugs must be destroyed or exported 
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:14:50 GMT
Execution drugs delivered to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and the Arizona Department of Corrections must be refused and either destroyed or exported within 90 days, according to court documents filed on Thursday.
Britain's young royals open up about mental health
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:44:07 GMT
It is rare for the Duchess of Cambridge, wife of Prince William, to speak candidly on film. But in a video released Friday, Kate talks openly with her husband and Prince Harry about mental health and the importance of discussing mental wellbeing.
A campus vending machine dispenses Plan B pills
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:50:55 GMT
Students at UC Davis can now press A4 for Plan B.
Teacher under fire for 'bathroom pass' genders
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:24:08 GMT
A New Mexico teacher's bathroom passes are being calling "inappropriate" and "rude" because of how they depict gender.
The mammals that can survive without oxygen
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:32:08 GMT
One of the world's most bizarre and remarkable animals is surprising scientists once again.
The new 'Fin' that propels amputees in the water
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:26:45 GMT
Amputees will have the opportunity to purchase, as early as this summer, a first-of-its-kind underwater prosthetic leg called "the Fin."
Fearless boxer finds new life after health scare
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:11:47 GMT
Behind Andre Rozier's bright smile is an iron will to win.