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Here's a twist: Evangelical Christians in Oklahoma could be the reason medical marijuana is approved on Tuesday
Posted: June 23, 2018, 8:13 pm
The research builds on human studies that showed coffee has health benefits.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 6:00 pm
Canada's plans for marijuana legalization include online shopping, younger age limits for customers and government-run stores _ big differences from the approaches taken by the nine U.S. states that have approved adult use of the drug.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 6:00 pm
What to know about West Nile virus
Posted: June 22, 2018, 11:21 am
Nevada's marijuana regulators are trying to keep up with demands at recreational dispensaries, where sales continue to outpace projections
Posted: June 22, 2018, 6:07 pm
The list of viruses infecting humans through pesky mosquito bites continues to increase: Keystone virus has joined the ranks.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 10:28 pm
The mosquito-borne disease that has recently been found to make humans sick.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 8:50 pm
This virus, spread to people by mosquitoes, can lead to a fatal illness in 1 out of every 150 people infected.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 7:09 pm
Members of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network are lobbying for more research in Washington, D.C.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 8:48 pm
Whether you're energetic, calm, peaceful or determined, there is a workout for you.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 3:27 pm
The study was a randomized, controlled trial.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 8:42 pm
A negative early childhood experience can disrupt brain architecture, affecting learning and emotional development.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 6:01 pm
Kate Spade New York announced the pledge to suicide prevention groups just two weeks after its founder's June 5 death by suicide.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 5:18 pm
A new study published in "Plos Medicine" shows the risk of cancer is lowest in light drinkers, while heavy drinkers are at the greatest risk.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 11:55 pm
Nutritionist Dawn Jackson Blatner shares some healthy swaps for favorite sides like mac and cheese, baked beans, potato salad and more.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 1:34 pm
Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses a new study that shows using probiotics, digestive aids and other non-vitamin supplements has doubled in recent years among teens.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 12:53 pm
The World Health Organization said gaming becomes a problem when physical or psychological health, social life or other daily activities are affected.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 3:26 am
The bacterial disease affects the intestinal tract and is most frequently acquired through contaminated food or water.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 2:44 pm
A Houston hospital that suspended its renowned heart transplant program for two weeks amid scrutiny following the deaths of two patients could lose federal Medicaid funding
Posted: June 23, 2018, 8:40 pm
Here's a twist: Evangelical Christians in Oklahoma could be the reason medical marijuana is approved on Tuesday
Posted: June 23, 2018, 8:13 pm
California health officials say 374 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives last year in the first full year after a 2016 law made the option legal
Posted: June 23, 2018, 12:23 am
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report an outbreak of norovirus on a cruise ship in Alaska
Posted: June 22, 2018, 11:07 pm
The House has overwhelmingly approved legislation designed to give health care providers more tools to stem an opioid crisis that kills more than 115 people in the United States daily
Posted: June 22, 2018, 6:55 pm
Nevada's marijuana regulators are trying to keep up with demands at recreational dispensaries, where sales continue to outpace projections
Posted: June 22, 2018, 6:07 pm
A previously blocked federal study says the chemicals used by a West Virginia factory to make non-stick products are dangerous at levels the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had thought were safe
Posted: June 22, 2018, 4:06 pm
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