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Company recalls hummus due to potential listeria contamination

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Pita Pal Foods, LP has recalled hummus products due to concerns over a listeria contamination found in the manufacturing facility.Read more

CVS Health eye drops recalled

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Altaire Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has voluntarily recalled over-the-counter eye drops sold at CVS because they may not be sterile.Read more

Medicare moving toward covering acupuncture for back pain

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Medicare says it's moving toward potentially covering acupuncture for chronic low back pain as an alternative to opioid painkillers that can become addictive.Read more


Alabama man hospitalized with flesh-eating bacteria after kayaking in river

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An Alabama man is suffering from a flesh-eating bacteria after kayaking in a Tennessee River, according to his family.Read more

Scientists close in on blood test for Alzheimer's

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Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal — a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.Read more

Trump abortion restrictions effective immediately

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Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women to abortion providers immediately, the Trump administration said Monday, declaring it will begin...Read more


Doing 4 of these 5 activities reduced risk of Alzheimer's by 60 percent, new study says

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Although there isn't a cure for Alzheimer's, researchers are finding that a lifestyle of certain activities can significantly decrease a person's risk for getting the...Read more

Governor takes action aimed at reducing Indiana’s smoking rate

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Indiana has the 7th highest infant mortality rate in the nation and is 3rd in the U.S. for maternal mortality.Read more

A healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk for Alzheimer's

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A healthy lifestyle can cut your risk of developing Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia even if you have genes that raise your risk for these mind-destroying diseases...Read more