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CBD is Getting Buzz, but Does it Work? And is it Legal?

The claims are largely unproven and quality control standards don’t exist.

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet Too

There are two key things to do: Eat what you have, and buy only what you need.

Americans Are Becoming More Anxious Than Before

Americans are becoming more anxious about their safety, health, finances, politics and relationships, a new online poll from the American Psychiatric Association finds.

More Kids Have Autism, Better Diagnosis May Be the Reason

The government estimates that autism is becoming more common and some experts think it can be largely explained by better diagnosing of minority children.
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CDC: Drug-Resistant ‘Nightmare Bacteria’ Pose Growing Threat

“Nightmare bacteria” with unusual resistance to antibiotics of last resort were found more than 200 times in the United States last year.

Blood Test May Help Predict Which Breast Cancers Will Recur

A blood test five years after breast cancer treatment helped identify some women who were more likely to relapse, long before a lump or other signs appeared

Are 3-D Mammograms Really Better? Putting Mammogram to the Test

It’s the latest dilemma in a field that already vexes women with conflicting guidelines on when to get checked. Starting at age 40, 45 or 50? Annually or every other year?

The New Tax Bill Will Make Americans Less Healthy – Bad for the Economy

The new tax bill, passed by the Senate early Saturday, is not just about taxes. It has significant consequences for the American health care system – especially for the most vulnerable of our citizens. If the proposed tax bill comes...

Anniversary of Konrad Reuland Tragedy Reminds Us of the Toll of Brain Aneurysms

Reuland’s decision to check the organ-donor box on a driver’s license form, changed not only the course of Carew’s life but those of two other people who received Reuland’s liver and kidney.

Which Foods can Improve your Gut Bacteria?

Given this explosion of interest in our inner ecosystem, our supermarket shelves and pharmacies now stock an array of probiotic products, even containing live bacteria and yeasts.
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USA Basketball’s World Cup Plan Went Awry Long Ago

It began, after about everyone who was originally asked to play turned down the opportunity.
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Tropical Storm Humberto to Stay Offshore Florida’s Eastern Coast

The season’s eighth named tropical storm was classified by the National Hurricane Center late Friday night. Hurricane hunters then found that the tropical storm...
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Why Are Young Consumers Renting Over Owning?

American consumers — especially millennial ones — are increasingly renting goods and services.

‘Zero Empty Spaces’ Fills Up with Artist Studios

Choose 954 and Art Ft. Lauderdale have an initiative that allows artists to rent spaces at affordable price.

Yes, Stocks Are up Again. No, Recession Worries Aren’t Gone

While the stock market watches the economy, the two don’t always move in lockstep.