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More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled; 52 more people sick in deadly salmonella outbreak

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This article was originally published by CNN. (CNN) Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales Inc. is recalling about 164,210 pounds of raw ground turkey products due to the possibility of salmonella contamination, the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said Friday. The recall was announced as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 52 new cases […]

Students Preventing Unintentional Drowning

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By: Bob LaMendola | Florida Department of Health in Broward Small children look up to teen-agers with awe. So who better than teens to teach kids about water safety? That’s the premise of SPUD (Students Preventing Unintentional Drowning), a new after-school project created by the Florida Department of Health in Broward County. More than 300 […]

Your favorite restaurant is more calorific than fast food, global study finds

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This article was originally published by CNN. (CNN) Fast food often gets the blame for calorific meals, but new research has found that your favorite chain restaurants are dishing up meals with even more excessive calories, worsening the global obesity epidemic. Overly large portions and food laden with sugar and fats are regularly being served in […]

Australian researchers develop 10-minute cancer test

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The original post was published by CNN. (CNN) Researchers in Australia have developed a 10-minute test that can detect the presence of cancer cells anywhere in the human body, according to a newly published study. The test was developed after researchers from the University of Queensland found that cancer forms a unique DNA structure when placed in […]

How does your child’s screen time measure up?

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This article was originally published by CNN. (CNN)It’s not unusual for children to sulk or throw a tantrum when parents demand they switch off the television or put down the phone, but for parents, what’s on that screen — or how long a child has been staring at it — is the bigger worry. The American […]