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The 50 most dangerous drugs
The 50 most dangerous drugs Health July 24, 2017
While overdose deaths from prescription opioids have nearly quadrupled since 1999, some of the most dangerous drugs don’t require a…
The easiest way to save on prescription drugs
The easiest way to save on prescription drugs Health July 24, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check…
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Gross: New study finds fecal contamination of iced drinks at 3 big chains Health July 20, 2017
Food safety has been in the news this week thanks to a suspected norovirus outbreak that sickened more than 100…
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UPDATE: Reported illnesses at Chipotle restaurant swell to 100+ Health July 20, 2017
The suspected norovirus outbreak at a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Loudoun County, Virginia, appears to be worse than initially reported.…
Norovirus outbreak: What you need to know about the stomach bug
Norovirus outbreak: What you need to know about the stomach bug Health July 19, 2017
When you hear about a norovirus outbreak, cruise ships may be the first thing that comes to mind. But the nasty…
Growing number of states, counties sue drug manufacturers over opioid crisis
Growing number of states, counties sue drug manufacturers over opioid crisis Health July 13, 2017
Should pharmaceutical companies be held legally responsible for America’s opioid epidemic? Palm Beach County, Florida, is looking into suing the…
Can heartburn be relieved without medication?
Can heartburn be relieved without medication? Health July 11, 2017
If you’re one of the millions of Americans who gets heartburn, medical hypnosis may be the answer to your problems.…
This algorithm could one day save your life
This algorithm could one day save your life Health July 11, 2017
Your smartphone could soon help you identify or rule out skin cancer without a trip to the dermatologist. Skin cancer…
Opioid painkiller blamed for HIV outbreak pulled from the market
Opioid painkiller blamed for HIV outbreak pulled from the market Health July 7, 2017
Opana ER, an opioid pain medication, is being pulled from the market because of abuse after a first-of-its-kind request from…
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet Health July 6, 2017
Every summer, I get eaten alive by mosquitoes as soon as I step out the door — so an effective bug…
Americans are donating plasma to make up to $400 a month
Americans are donating plasma to make up to $400 a month Health July 4, 2017
Thousands of Americans in desperate need of extra money to pay their bills are lining up every day across the country…
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This patch could change the way we fight the flu New Tech & Treatments June 30, 2017
Needle-phobes rejoice! A potentially game-changing way to administer the influenza vaccine just performed remarkably well in a human clinical trial.…
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Coca Cola tanning: A dangerous trend for people in search of a bronze glow Health June 30, 2017
OK, beach bag check: Towel, sunglasses, phone, a book and a can of Coca-Cola. Not to drink — to slather…
FDA takes steps to boost generic competition, limit prices
FDA takes steps to boost generic competition, limit prices Health June 30, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration said it’s taking steps to boost the number of generic prescription drugs on the market…
Walgreens to buy more than 2,000 Rite Aid locations
Walgreens to buy more than 2,000 Rite Aid locations Health June 29, 2017
The drugstore sector is about to see a lot less competition now that Walgreens has announced a major acquisition of…
10 of the best children’s hospitals in America
10 of the best children’s hospitals in America Health June 27, 2017
Boston Children’s Hospital has been recognized as the #1 pediatric center in America, according to new rankings from U.S. News…
Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous
Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous Health June 27, 2017
Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer…
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FutureFamily offers discount prices on egg freezing, IVF and more Alternative Treatment June 23, 2017
Women who are have trouble conceiving can spend a fortune on fertility treatments. But a new startup called FutureFamily.com has…
Health alert: You shouldn’t be eating coconut oil, AHA warns
Health alert: You shouldn’t be eating coconut oil, AHA warns Health June 22, 2017
In a new advisory, the American Heart Association (AHA) is recommending that people avoid consuming coconut oil. Several studies have…
New rule to make food labels less mysterious delayed
New rule to make food labels less mysterious delayed Health June 15, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration has delayed a nutrition facts panel update designed to help Americans clearly see the calories…
These 10 retailers offer the best deals on the best quality hearing aids
These 10 retailers offer the best deals on the best quality hearing aids Health June 8, 2017
According to recent research, hearing loss continues to be a significant problem for seniors — affecting 28.6 million Americans age 60…
Get the lead out: Report says fidget spinners may have dangerous level of toxins
Get the lead out: Report says fidget spinners may have dangerous level of toxins Health June 6, 2017
Fidget spinners have been the surprise hit of the first half of 2017. But one small independent study warns that…
What parents need to know about ‘dry’ and ‘secondary’ drowning
What parents need to know about ‘dry’ and ‘secondary’ drowning Health June 3, 2017
Drowning is the fifth leading cause of unintentional injury death in the United States, according to the CDC. On average,…
Inspire: An online community of support and resources for people dealing with illnesses
Inspire: An online community of support and resources for people dealing with illnesses Health June 2, 2017
Dealing with any type of illness is not only tough physically, but it can also have a very emotional and…
UPDATE: CDC says deadly fungus now spreading in 7 states
UPDATE: CDC says deadly fungus now spreading in 7 states Health June 1, 2017
One hundred twenty-two people in seven states have now been diagnosed with a new strain of deadly fungal infection, according…
Doctor reveals the 10 foods he never eats
Doctor reveals the 10 foods he never eats Health May 30, 2017
Americans are so busy in their everyday lives that reaching for ready-to-eat foods is sometimes a matter of survival and…
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The best sunscreens for your money Health May 27, 2017
Consumer Reports has ranked sunscreens and found that you don't have to pay big bucks to protect your skin from…
15 ways to get fit without breaking your budget
15 ways to get fit without breaking your budget Diet,Fitness & Wellness May 26, 2017
Getting physically fit can be overwhelming in a number of ways. But the one thing it should never overwhelm is…
Clark Howard opens up about life-threatening health scare
Clark Howard opens up about life-threatening health scare Health May 23, 2017
Clark wants to personally thank his readers, listeners and viewers who’ve expressed concern after his life-threatening health scare. Last week,…
Study: Daily glass of wine or beer can increase breast cancer risk by nearly 10%
Study: Daily glass of wine or beer can increase breast cancer risk by nearly 10% Health May 23, 2017
Ladies, do you routinely have a drink a day? A new study finds that doing so can give you a…
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