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31 MINS AGO - Huffington Post

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8 Impossible Choices People Who Can't Afford Food Make Every Day

Hunger in the U.S. is on the rise, with one in seven people turning to Feeding America to get help, a new report concluded. In its recent study on the growing problem, Feeding America -- which helps people in need through its network of food banks -- underscored how hunger will never be an isolated issue. Far too often, all ...

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4 HOURS AGO - Boston Globe

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Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines

The findings of a national cancer institute trial have resulted in new screening recommendations and new hope for the seven million American's who are at high risk for lung cancer.

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5 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Some U.S. Hospitals Weigh Withholding Care To Ebola Patients

By Julie Steenhuysen and Sharon Begley CHICAGO/NEW YORK, Oct 22 (Reuters) - The Ebola crisis is forcing the American healthcare system to consider the previously unthinkable: withholding some medical interventions because they are too dangerous to doctors and nurses and unlikely to help a patient. U.S. hospitals have over the years come under criticism for undertaking measures that prolong dying ...

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6 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Vitaminwater Pressured To Pay People Who Thought It Was A Health Drink

Earlier this month, Red Bull agreed to pay up to $10 to anyone who's ever bought a Red Bull to settle claims that it misled customers into thinking the energy drink “gives you wings.” Now a nonprofit wants Vitaminwater to offer a similar payout. Truth In Advertising, a Connecticut-based group that fights against deceptive advertising, is trying to get compensation ...

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7 HOURS AGO - NPR

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Scientists Fight For Superbug Research As U.S. Pauses Funding

Frustrated scientists argued Wednesday that making nasty viruses even worse in the lab provides crucial insight into preventing pandemics. Others say it just ups the risk a lab germ will start one.

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