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Conn. teen forced to have chemo heads home

A 17-year-old teen who has been living at Connecticut Children's Medical Center since December while being forced to have chemotherapy to treat Hodgkin's lymphoma has completed treatment.

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Hawaii may raise smoking age to 21

Hawaii is poised to become the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anybody under age 21.

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Study: Nearly half of Ph.D students depressed

Graduate students are feeling grim about their job prospects.

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HIV outbreak in Indiana grows

The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The institute is working to control the "severe outbreak" spread among users of a prescription opioid called Opana.

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Church potluck food tested after botulism outbreak

Investigators are trying to pinpoint which dish served at an Ohio church potluck was behind a botulism outbreak that killed one person and may have sickened dozens more.

Health officials will be testing 23 samples from Sunday's event at Cross Pointe F...

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Diet Pepsi ditches aspartame for new sweetener

Diet Pepsi will soon have a new ingredient. But don't worry. It will still taste the same.

Columbia Public Schools warning parents about dangerous "pass out game"

Columbia Public Schools sent home a letter to parents warning them of a dangerous game some students are playing called the "pass out game" or the "choking game".

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Jeni's Ice Cream recalls all products for listeria risk

Another ice cream maker pulled all of its products off shelves and halted sales on Thursday because of a listeria risk.

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams said that it was recalling all of its ice creams, sorbets, and ice cream sandwiches and closing all of ...

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Dr. Oz accuses critics of having conflict of interest

Dr. Mehmet Oz's on-camera rebuttal to his critics is airing on local stations across the country Thursday, part of a public relations blitz that includes an essay in Time magazine and an interview on NBC's "Today" show.

Oz, arguably America's best-kno...

Boil order lifted in Auxvasse

A boil order has been lifted for a Callaway County city.

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