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Food Animals Are More and More Resistant to Antibiotics, Study Shows, Which Could Hurt the People That Eat Them

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria is on the rise in livestock, which could affect human health.
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Olympic Swimming Champion Retires After Receiving Ban For Injecting Testosterone Pellets

2 hours ago   |   Time

Two-time Olympic swimming champion Conor Dwyer has announced his retirement, after receiving a 20-month ban for having testosterone pellets surgically inserted into his body...
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'Remember her laugh and her smile': Softball team organizing benefit to honor 10-year-old teammate

'Remember her laugh and her smile': Softball team organizing benefit to honor 10-year-old teammate

2 hours ago   |   KETV

Loved ones and advocates urge parents to have conversations on suicide, mental health with children
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Women have substantially less influence on Twitter than men in academic medicine

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Women who are health policy or health services researchers face a significant disparity in social media influence compared to their male peers, according to a new study...
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"Magic" water well in Schiller Woods draws long lines of Chicagoans who site health benefits

4 hours ago   |   ABC

There's a magic water well in northwest suburban Schiller Wood, where a seemingly endless stream of Chicagoland believers get in line to fill up empty bottles with untreated...
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North Carolina health officials confirm another death caused by Legionnaires' disease

North Carolina health officials confirm another death caused by Legionnaires' disease

5 hours ago   |   WYFF

Another person has died as a result of an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in North Carolina, according to health officials.
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Medical error led to Albany County jail death, lawsuit says

6 hours ago   |   Times Union

A Cohoes woman who was found dead in an Albany County jail cell last summer died after a transcription error caused jail medical staff to give her a lethal dose of medication...
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Harvard, MIT economists receive Nobel Prize for their work on how to reduce poverty

Harvard, MIT economists receive Nobel Prize for their work on how to reduce poverty

7 hours ago   |   WLWT

Their groundbreaking work is now helping millions of children in India, and showing areas how cheap health care compares to coverage that's free.
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Sandalwood Fire: Ravaged Calimesa mobile home park shut down amid public health concerns

8 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

As containment of a deadly 1,000-acre blaze in Calimesa increased, public health officials were warning of unsafe conditions at a mobile home park which was ravaged by the flames.
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Air Pollution Is Linked to Miscarriages in China, Study Finds

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

A new study published on Monday adds to growing evidence of the negative health effects of air pollution on pregnant women and their fetuses.
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Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Trump says he'll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he'll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria - which happened days after he announced the US... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana...

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

The white former Fort Worth police officer accused of gunning down a black woman in her own home was charged with murder for the slaying on Monday, authorities said. Aaron... Read more ...

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

A disturbing video depicting President Trump shooting and , stabbing political opponents and media outlets was played at a conference held by a pro-Trump group at his Miami... Read more ...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in wheelchair

A Texas mom who needlessly put her healthy son through hundreds of doctors' visits - including 13 major surgeries that left him wheelchair-bound and with a feeding tube - has... Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Man suffers life-threatening injuries in stabbing, police say

Man suffers life-threatening injuries in stabbing, police say

Police say they do not have any information on a possible suspect. Read more ...

Eagles cut Zach Brown after Kirk Cousins trash talk backfires

Eagles cut Zach Brown after Kirk Cousins trash talk backfires

Zip it! The Eagles on Monday cut linebacker Zach Brown, who failed to back up his trash talking of Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins during Philadelphia's 38-20 loss to... Read more ...