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Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 08:36 AM PDT

Altaire Eye Drops Recall Expands to CVS Stores

Altaire Eye Drops Recall Expands to CVS Stores

Altaire Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is expanding its voluntary recall of eye drops and eye ointments to those exclusively made for and sold at CVS following concerns the products may not be sterile, the U.S. Food and...

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 05:32 PM PDT

Planned Parenthood to Defy Trump Abortion Referral Rule

Planned Parenthood to Defy Trump Abortion Referral Rule

Federally funded family planning clinics, including Planned Parenthood, are defying the Trump administration's ban on referring women for abortions, drawing a line against what they say amounts to keeping...

Monday, Jul 15, 2019 at 01:24 PM PDT

As More States Restrict Abortion, Others Put Out the Welcome Mat for Women

As More States Restrict Abortion, Others Put Out the Welcome Mat for Women

Some states and cities have a message for women seeking abortions who live in places where it is becoming increasingly restricted: We're here for you. New York City and Illinois — spurred by a slew of states...

Monday, Jul 15, 2019 at 06:41 PM PDT

Joe Biden is taking an aggressive approach to defending the Affordable Care Act, challenging not just President Donald Trump but also some of his rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination who want to...

Sunday, Jul 14, 2019 at 09:46 PM PDT

Nearly 13,000 Pounds of Beef, Chicken Products Recalled

Nearly 13,000 Pounds of Beef, Chicken Products Recalled

Nearly 13,000 pounds of diced beef and chicken products are being recalled due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the United States Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)...

Sunday, Jul 14, 2019 at 04:13 PM PDT

Neither Male Nor Female: Why Some Nonbinary People Are 'Microdosing' Hormones

Neither Male Nor Female: Why Some Nonbinary People Are 'Microdosing' Hormones

At the end of June, Marisa Rivas went to the Los Angeles LGBT Center in West Hollywood to talk to a doctor about going on “low-dose” testosterone, known colloquially as “microdosing.” Rivas hopes to achieve a...

Sunday, Jul 14, 2019 at 11:47 AM PDT

A Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Genetic Risk for Alzheimer’s

A Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Genetic Risk for Alzheimer’s

A healthy lifestyle can cut your risk of developing Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia even if you have genes that raise your risk for these mind-destroying diseases, a large study has found. People with...

Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 at 03:42 PM PDT

Toxic Lake in Russia's Siberia Becomes Selfie Sensation

Toxic Lake in Russia's Siberia Becomes Selfie Sensation

Residents of a city in Siberia don't need to fly off to tropical locales for picturesque selfies taken by pristine turquoise waters. Thousands of Novosibirsk residents — ranging from scantily clad women to...

Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 at 07:16 AM PDT

Juul CEO to Parents Amid Teen Vaping Epidemic: 'I'm Sorry'

Juul CEO to Parents Amid Teen Vaping Epidemic: 'I'm Sorry'

Kevin Burns, CEO of Juul Labs ⁠— the maker of the bestselling e-cigarette in the U.S. and center of federal regulators’ crackdown into what they’re calling a teen vaping “epidemic” ⁠— has a message for...

Friday, Jul 12, 2019 at 08:46 AM PDT

Why It's Important for You to Take a Lunch Break

Why It's Important for You to Take a Lunch Break

Millenials make up the largest workforce generation in the U.S. They also feel more pressure to not take a lunch break than any other generation before them. But beyond just millenials, more and more workers...

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