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Measles making a comeback in several states like Tennessee

Local health department reacts to the return of a disease many of us have forgotten.

Kids with allergies? What you need to know before they head back to school

As children across the country start to head back to school, doctors are reminding parents of kids with allergies that there are some important things to...

Woman's lost contact lens found in her eyelid – 28 years later

Nearly three decades ago, a 14-year-old in the United Kingdom got hit in the eye during a game of badminton and lost her contact...

Boy desperate for a kidney gets one from surprise donor

A 12-year-old Georgia boy named Kaden needed a new kidney and was desperate to find a match. When he finally did, his family was...

Weed-killing chemical linked to cancer found in some children's breakfast foods

A new report found glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer, in a number of popular breakfast foods and cereals...

Suicide survivor becomes youngest face transplant recipient in U.S.

Katie Stubblefield was just 18 when she put the barrel of her brother's .308-caliber hunting rifle below her chin and pulled the trigger. She...
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River Drifters fixing water issues after reported illness

Last week several people, including restaurant owners and staff, became ill after the buildings water was contaminated from a suspected well breach.

Multi-gene test may find risk of heart disease and more

WASHINGTON — You know your cholesterol, your blood pressure... your heart gene score? Researchers say a new way of analyzing genetic test data may...

Beware of mosquito “danger days” – especially in these 10 cities

An Aedes Aegypti mosquito is photographed on human skin in a lab of the International Training and Medical Research Training Center on January 25,...

EPA urged to act on toxic chemicals White House called “PR nightmare”

HORSHAM, Pa. — Lauren Woeher wonders if her 16-month-old daughter has been harmed by tap water contaminated with toxic industrial compounds used in products...

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