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McDonald’s pulls salads from 3,000 stores after parasite scare Recalls July 16, 2018
McDonald's is halting the sale of salads at 3,000 restaurants after 100 cases of a parasitic outbreak were linked to…
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FDA: Fake warning letters plaguing illegal online pharmacy customers Scams & Rip-Offs July 13, 2018
Tempted to buy medications online or over the phone from unknown pharmacies advertising ridiculously low prices? Here's a good reason…
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UPDATE: 27 more people sickened by Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal, retailers still selling it Recalls July 13, 2018
A month after a voluntary recall was first issued, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says another 27 people have…
The most and least expensive cities for prescription drugs
The most and least expensive cities for prescription drugs Health July 11, 2018
If you're looking for ways to find cheaper prescription medicine, you may find some solace — or maybe not —…
Recall alert: More than 200 sickened as Del Monte veggie trays linked to parasite
Recall alert: More than 200 sickened as Del Monte veggie trays linked to parasite Recalls July 10, 2018
An intestinal illness tied to fresh cut vegetables sold in stores has sickened more than 200 people, according to federal…
Sunscreen
The best sunscreens for your money Health July 3, 2018
Consumer Reports is out with its latest ranking of sunscreens, and it turns out you don't have to pay big…
Why the FDA is warning against sunscreen pills
Why the FDA is warning against sunscreen pills Health June 25, 2018
With summertime travel high on people's list these days, many are looking for ways to avoid the effects of a…
Paint stripping
Warning: Retailers are pulling this potentially deadly product — is it in your home? Health June 22, 2018
Home Depot, Lowe's and retail locations of Sherwin Williams all say they will stop selling paint strippers that contain a…
What is a contact lens fitting fee and why do I have to pay for it?
What is a contact lens fitting fee and why do I have to pay for it? Health June 20, 2018
If you wear contact lenses, your eye doctor is likely charging you an additional fee that vision insurance may not…
Buyer beware: 11 foods that may not be what they seem at stores and restaurants
Buyer beware: 11 foods that may not be what they seem at stores and restaurants Shopping & Retail June 20, 2018
Much has been made in recent years about whole food, slow food and organic fare, which is being sold for…
How to cope with skyrocketing long-term care insurance premiums
How to cope with skyrocketing long-term care insurance premiums Insurance June 13, 2018
The long-term care insurance business model is broken. A perfect storm of overly generous benefits, decades of unusually low premiums…
7 things to know before you use GoodRx to save on prescription drugs
7 things to know before you use GoodRx to save on prescription drugs Health June 11, 2018
When you go to fill a prescription, do you present your health insurance card at the pharmacy and assume that…
Report: These 3 vitamin supplements are actually worth the money
Report: These 3 vitamin supplements are actually worth the money Health June 5, 2018
Whether your fitness goals include exercising, eating better or just the catch-all of "getting healthy," chances are vitamins and herbal…
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Ask Clark: How does vision insurance work? Insurance May 31, 2018
More and more of us have vision insurance through our employer, but this is one "insurance" policy that's less than…
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet Health May 25, 2018
Memorial Day weekend it the unofficial start of summer and many of us will be trying to enjoy it in…
FDA to parents: Stop using this teething remedy immediately
FDA to parents: Stop using this teething remedy immediately Health May 24, 2018
A popular teething remedy should be immediately taken off the shelf and parents should cease using it, the Federal Drug…
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Looking for an EpiPen alternative? Consider these auto-injectors Health May 24, 2018
If you've got a child with a life-threatening allergy — or maybe you have that condition yourself — you know…
Report: Hotel pools, hot tubs may be swimming with harmful bacteria
Report: Hotel pools, hot tubs may be swimming with harmful bacteria Travel May 18, 2018
With vacation season rolling in like the tide, you may already be imagining poolside drinks and backstrokes in your near…
15 places to save money on contact lenses
15 places to save money on contact lenses Health May 18, 2018
If you have vision issues, you know that glasses and contact lenses are an expense you can't avoid. But that…
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4 secret Medicare savings programs you should know about Health May 18, 2018
Having trouble paying your Part A and Part B premiums for in-hospital stays and outpatient visits, respectively? There are several…
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HealthWarehouse.com review: This online pharmacy can save you money on prescription drugs Health May 9, 2018
When's the last time you shopped around for a lower price on your prescription drugs? You may be able to…
Anxious about paying the bills? You’re not alone…
Anxious about paying the bills? You’re not alone… Money & Credit May 8, 2018
If you fret over bills and your finances in general, you've got company. A new study shows that Americans are…
10 retailers offering the best deals on quality hearing aids
10 retailers offering the best deals on quality hearing aids Health May 4, 2018
According to recent research, hearing loss continues to be a significant problem for seniors — affecting 27% of people in a…
Update: Death linked to romaine lettuce as illness spreads to 25 states
Update: Death linked to romaine lettuce as illness spreads to 25 states Recalls May 3, 2018
The E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce has claimed its first victim, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…
Zika, Lyme are on the rise — here’s how to protect yourself from insect-borne illnesses
Zika, Lyme are on the rise — here’s how to protect yourself from insect-borne illnesses Health May 2, 2018
You may find yourself slapping your forearm or shoulder more than usual this year to ward off insects. That’s because…
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Medicare alert: 4 proposed changes that could affect you Health April 25, 2018
It's that time of year when annual updates are made to Medicare payment rules and there's one that's garnering a…
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Recall alert: 2M+ eggs sold at Walmart, Food Lion, Waffle House over salmonella fears Recalls April 16, 2018
Rose Acre Farms is voluntarily recalling 206,749,248 eggs because of the likelihood of contamination with a potentially deadly strain of…
This is the healthiest way to drink water
This is the healthiest way to drink water Health April 16, 2018
When you think about how you drink water, you probably prefer it one of three ways: cold with ice, cold with no…
6 beauty supplies that are a waste of your money
6 beauty supplies that are a waste of your money Health April 13, 2018
Health & beauty aids can take a big bite out of your budget. So it's important to make sure you're…
Study uncovers the gross truth about bathroom hand dryers
Study uncovers the gross truth about bathroom hand dryers Health April 12, 2018
As with most things, advances in technology have continued to improve hygiene and sanitation: Think touchless toilets, self-cleaning commodes and…
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