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Daily exposure to household chemicals costs U.S. $340bn per year: study

Daily exposure to household chemicals costs U.S. $340bn per year: study

Everyday exposure to low-levels of chemicals found in daily-use objects like in cosmetics, plastics, metal food cans and toys costs the U. S.

Public health officials encouraging and offering flu vaccines

Public health officials encouraging and offering flu vaccines

Public health officials in Florida and around the nation are encouraging and offering flu vaccines as the highly contagious viral infection typically starts spreading in October.

Delta launches investigation after doctor accuses flight attendant of discrimination

Delta launches investigation after doctor accuses flight attendant

American airline Delta Inc. has confirmed the launch of an investigation into an in-flight incident in which a black doctor was allegedly snubbed a flight attendant.

Ebola Drug ZMapp mightn’t be as efficient as thought: study

Ebola Drug ZMapp mightn’t be as efficient as thought: study

Experimental Ebola drug ZMapp might not be as efficient in saving lives of Ebol patients as many believe, a new study cautioned.

Taxing sugary drinks can bring about major health benefits: WHO

Taxing sugary drinks can bring about major health benefits: WHO

Taxing sugary drinks can bring about a number of major health benefits, including reducing obesity, type-2 diabetes and tooth decay, the World Health Organization's Department for the Prevention of

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