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Pittsburgh dad opens women's center for postpartum after wife's suicide

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Instagram to limit who can see posts on weight loss products, cosmetic procedures

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Instagram says they will start to limit posts promoting weight loss industry products like diet teas and appetite suppressants.Read more

Philippines declares new polio outbreak after 19 years

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The Philippine health department has declared a polio outbreak in the country nearly two decades after the World Health Organization declared it to be free of the highly...Read more

Uptick seen in rare mosquito-borne virus in some US states

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The number of U.S. deaths and illnesses from a rare mosquito-borne virus are higher than usual this year, health officials report.Read more


Registry aims to serve the thousands who need bone marrow transplants

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They teamed up with Be The Match, operated by the National Marrow Donor Program.Read more

Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes a day after New York

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Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices...Read more

Health department says employee who handled food diagnosed with Hep A

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Tippecanoe County Health officials say they have diagnosed a case of hepatitis A in an employee who handled food at Arni’s Market Square on Elmwood Avenue in Lafayette.Read more


West Nile Virus found in Tippecanoe County

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Health officials are asking people to take precautions when outdoors during dusk and dawn when mosquitoes are most active.Read more

Study finds 1/3 of Americans think you can get an STD from a toilet seat

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More than 80 percent say they are knowledgeable about sex health, but wait until you see their answers to these questions.Read more

A cure for the common cold may have been found

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Researchers who made the discovery say it could also help fight asthma.Read more