US Army soldiers take a break while on patrol during in Vietnam in an undated photo. (Photo: R.W. Trewyn)
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VA study shows parasite from Vietnam may be killing vets

A half a century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet — test results show some men may have been infected by a slow-killing parasite while fighting in the jungles of Southeast Asia.
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Trader Joe’s recalls salads over plastic, glass fears

Trader Joe's says it has recalled several packaged salads after a supplier said there may be shards of glass or hard plastic inside.
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Chemours: Permit suspension, revocation ‘unwarranted’

A day after the state announced plans to revoke Chemours' permit to discharge process wastewater from its Fayetteville Works plant, the company says it disagrees with the move.
6 days ago
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Humpday Health: Tips to keep your and your kids’ teeth healthy

A nice, clean smile is something many people strive for. The cosmetic benefits are clear, but the health ones may not be so obvious.
1 week ago
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Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines

New guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, adding 30 million Americans to those who have the condition, which now plagues nearly half of U.S. adults.
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Study finds sex unlikely to cause cardiac arrest, researchers ‘surprised’

A new study finds sexual activity very rarely causes cardiac arrest. researchers say they are a little "surprised" by the results.
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President Trump names former drug exec as new health secretary

President Donald Trump on Monday picked a former top pharmaceutical and government executive to be his health and human services secretary.
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Bill Gates to invest $50 million in Alzheimer’s research

Gates says men in his family have suffered from Alzheimer's and is hopeful that in time Alzheimer's could be a chronic condition treatable with medication.
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