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Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

Tracking Listeria-Q&A

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen...

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Medical mystery: It seemed like a stroke, but symptoms only got

Braced by her partner, Suzanne Tobin shuffled back to her car parked in the cavernous garage at Johns Hopkins Hospital late on the evening of Oct. 22, 2013,...


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Test may show melanoma drug's success in lung cancer

NEW YORK — A simple protein test can help identify lung cancer patients who are likely to respond to Merck & Co.‘s melanoma drug Keytruda, a trial...


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Old standby body-weight training still has moves

Vibram running, Kangoo jump workouts, slide boards, six-minute abs, shake weights, the ThighMaster ...  fitness trends and gadgets come and go. But one type of...


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Hospital ERs better prepared for children

When it comes to the smallest patients visiting the emergency department, Northern Utah hospitals say they are ready to respond. In addition, hospitals are ready...


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Live birth shown to high school students

WASHINGTON TERRACE — Watching a live birth and Cesarean section confirmed Dakota Malder’s desire to be a physician one day — just not...




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VIDEO: Ill Roy boy provided Christmas in April

ROY -- A community came together to grant a family’s wish of bringing Christmas to a special little boy a bit early this year. It all began when six-year-old...


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Americans are drinking more heavily, especially women

Whether quaffing artisanal cocktails at hipster bars or knocking back no-name beers on the couch, more Americans are drinking heavily – and engaging in...


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Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria...


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Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alert

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana county is experiencing nearly daily increases in new HIV infections tied to intravenous drug use, and health officials hope the...


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Dr. Oz: We will not be silenced

NEW YORK — Vowing that “we will not be silenced,” television’s Dr. Oz is fighting back against critics who are trying to get him removed...


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VIDEO: Ill Roy boy provided Christmas in April

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