House panel grills drug distributors about opioid abuse

WASHINGTON – Congressional investigators say wholesale pharmaceutical distributors shipped hundreds of millions of prescription opioid pills to West Virginia, a state disproportionately ravaged by deaths caused by the addictive drugs. Now, lawmakers want executives of those companies to explain how that happened. Current and former officials More...

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“No other explanation but God”: Boy regains consciousness after severe brain trauma

NEW YORK — A 13-year-old Alabama boy is recovering from an accident no one thought he’d survive. In fact, doctors declared him dead and were getting ready to donate his organs when he regain consciousness. More...

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How to minimize your risk of melanoma

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Boy regains consciousness after parents sign papers to donate organs

A 13-year-old boy who suffered severe brain trauma in an accident regained consciousness after his parents signed paperwork to donate his organs. Trenton McKinley of Mobile, Alabama, suffered the injury two months More...

By admin On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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Volcano eruption prompts warning about exposure to sulfur dioxide

HONOLULU — Hawaii’s most active volcano, Kilauea, is erupting with a fury, and dangerous levels of sulfur dioxide gas are being reported. Molten lava and ash were thrown hundreds of feet into the air More...

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Morning Rounds: What's behind America's loneliness epidemic?

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Nurse accused of reusing drug needles on patients

PUYALLUP, Wash. — Authorities say a Washington state emergency room nurse suspected of stealing narcotics and exposing patients to Hepatitis C at Puyallup’s Good Samaritan Hospital is under arrest More...

By admin On Friday, May 4th, 2018
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Rodan + Fields hit with suit over eyelash enhancer

Skincare product company Rodan + Fields faces a federal class action lawsuit accusing it of violating state consumer protection laws and engaging in fraudulent and unfair marketing of its Lash Boost eye serum. More...

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CBS News report on rare eye cancer gets widespread response

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First death linked to E. coli romaine lettuce outbreak

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