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State health officials urge New Yorkers to remember precautions as tick season begins

4 hours ago   |   Times Union

More than 7,500 cases of Lyme disease were reported in New York in 2016, according to state data. Cases from 2017 are still being finalized, but it's safe to say that number...
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LVHN pitches large athletics sponsorship deal with East Penn School District

5 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Lehigh Valley Health Network aims to become a major sponsor of the East Penn School District's athletics department, a title that could earn the district nearly $1.5 million...
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Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

5 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - A bill helping people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments sailed through Congress on Tuesday, a victory for President Donald Trump and foes of...
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Brainstorm Health: ADHD and Overdoses, Pfizer and the Drug Supply Chain, Geisinger DNA Testing

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Good afternoon, readers. This is Sy. The opioid crisis ravaging America has understandably become the biggest public health story of the past few years. But the specter of...
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AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

6 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Michael Phelps was hanging at the pool on Tuesday.
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'Barbershop Talk': Avondale organizers create space for men to talk about health

'Barbershop Talk': Avondale organizers create space for men to talk about health

6 hours ago   |   WLWT

Health statistics show men are less likely to talk about their health with others, so organizers are mixing free haircuts with free health advice
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There's even more evidence that one type of diet is the best for your body and brain - and it could save you money, too

There's even more evidence that one type of diet is the best for your body and brain - and it could save you money, too

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A diet rich in vegetables, healthy fats, protein, and whole grains is increasingly being recognized as the healthiest for your brain and body. This diet is known by many names...
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Mother: 15-year-old son killed himself after being bullied

6 hours ago   |   National Post

MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota mother says her 15-year-old son killed himself after months of being bullied and assaulted, and that school staff didn't do enough to support the boy...
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Duluth Teacher Accused Of Criminal Sexual Conduct With Teen

7 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 33-year-old teacher in Duluth has been arrested on probable cause for third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a teenager. According to CBS 3 Duluth , Karla...
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Is your child in crisis? 'One-stop shop' crisis center coming to Albany

7 hours ago   |   Times Union

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday for Northern Rivers Family of Services' new $10 million behavioral health care center - a 26,000-square-foot facility that will go up...
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Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida

Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida

Authorities responded Tuesday to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida. It's unclear whether anyone is injured. Authorities were responding Tuesday to reports of... Read more ...

One of Michael Cohen's business partners - known as 'the Taxi King' - just...

One of Michael Cohen's business partners - known as 'the Taxi King' - just reportedly agreed to cooperate with the government

One of Michael Cohen's business partners is now cooperating with the government, The New York Times reported. That could increase the likelihood of Cohen's cooperation, The... Read more ...

A scoundrel is born in Star Wars spinoff 'Solo'

A scoundrel is born in Star Wars spinoff 'Solo'

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" introduces Hans Solo on his home planet, where he dreams of becoming a pilot and owning a ship. Read more ...

NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

NFL owners on Tuesday approved Pittsburgh Steelers minority owner David Tepper to purchase the Carolina Panthers. Read more ...

Jets explain one of their greatest draft mistakes ever

Jets explain one of their greatest draft mistakes ever

Two years after drafting him in the second round, the Jets finally pulled the plug on the Christian Hackenberg experiment. The Jets traded Hackenberg to the Raiders on Tuesday... Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's official wedding photos are drastically...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's official wedding photos are drastically different from Prince William and Kate Middleton's - see how they compare

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 's royal wedding portraits are more relaxed than Prince William and Kate Middleton 's. As the future king, William has to maintain a formal... Read more ...

Texans star J.J. Watt visits school shooting survivors as they recover from...

Texans star J.J. Watt visits school shooting survivors as they recover from their injuries

NFL player J.J. Watt steps into the homes and hospital rooms of recovering shooting victims after a Texas high school loses 10 people. Read more ...

How the NFL is cracking down on helmet hits with new rule

How the NFL is cracking down on helmet hits with new rule

ATLANTA - The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmets is subject to ejection after an in-game video review that... Read more ...