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OWENSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Health officials say a farm in southwestern Indiana was the source of at least some of the salmonella-contaminated cantaloupe that has made at least 178 people in 21 states ill, but they are still trying to determine whether there are other sources.
CHICAGO (AP) — Mike O'Malley is 55; wife Sharon is 53. So what?
If you’ve come early to the graying game, blame genetics. How you cope, however, is up to you.
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Public health and personal responsibility: cultural conundrum meets cafeteria line
MILAN (AP) — Doctors are preparing an emergency one-off stem cell treatment for 2-year-old Venetian girl suffering a severe muscular disease after a judge revoked an order blocking the cure.
ATLANTA (AP) — An outbreak of infected tattoos has led to an unlikely source: the ink.
Researchers have identified a mysterious new disease that has left scores of people in Asia and some in the United States with AIDS-like symptoms even though they are not infected with HIV.
Doctors are reporting a new benefit from weight-loss surgery — preventing diabetes. Far fewer obese people developed that disease if they had stomach-shrinking operations rather than usual care to try to slim down, a large study in Sweden found.