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Pentagon Mistakenly Ships Live Anthrax Samples
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Pentagon Mistakenly Ships Live Anthrax Samples

The Pentagon says it inadvertently shipped live anthrax spores to as many as nine laboratories and is investigating how that happened. The labs were supposed to receive dead — or inactivated — anthrax samples for research use. Spokesman Col. Steve Warren says the Pentagon... Read »

May 27, 2015
Americans Are Getting Even Fatter, Survey Finds

Americans Are Getting Even Fatter, Survey Finds

A new survey shows Americans are getting even fatter, with nearly 28 percent of of people in the U.S. saying they're Read »

May 27, 2015
Lee's Sandwiches Recalls 213,000 Pounds of Meat

Lee's Sandwiches Recalls 213,000 Pounds of Meat

Fast-food restaurant Lee's Sandwiches has recalled 213,000 pounds of meat because it bore unauthorized United States... Read »

May 26, 2015
The DMN's Seema Yasmin: Pediatric Falls

The DMN's Seema Yasmin: Pediatric Falls

A new study finds thousands of children are treated in emergency rooms each day for injuries that doctors say are... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Study Peeks Into Healthy Brains to Hunt Alzheimer's Culprit

Study Peeks Into Healthy Brains to Hunt Alzheimer's Culprit

Sticky plaque gets the most attention, but now healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer's are letting scientists peek... Read »

May 26, 2015
SIDS Risk Greater at Higher Altitudes

SIDS Risk Greater at Higher Altitudes

Lofty living may make babies vulnerable to sudden infant death syndrome, according to a Colorado study that found... Watch »

May 26, 2015
New 3-D Treatment Builds Eyebrows

New 3-D Treatment Builds Eyebrows

If the eyes are the window to the soul, then the eyebrow is its frame and many women want that view. Watch »

May 25, 2015
Can You See Me Now?

Can You See Me Now?

Cars kill more than 5,000 pedestrians, bicyclists, and joggers each year. A vast majority of those accidents happen... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Salmonella Linked to Raw Tuna Sickens Dozens

Salmonella Linked to Raw Tuna Sickens Dozens

A salmonella outbreak likely linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, health officials said... Read »

May 22, 2015
FDA Documents Show Early Problems at Blue Bell

FDA Documents Show Early Problems at Blue Bell

Newly released documents show some early evidence of problems at Blue Bell Creameries' plants in Texas and... Read »

May 21, 2015
Alzheimer's Simulator Helps Caretakers Understand the Disease

Alzheimer's Simulator Helps Caretakers Understand the Disease

Alzheimer's can be difficult to understand for those who do not suffer from the disease. Watch »

May 21, 2015
Listeria: FDA Finds Problems at Ohio Ice Cream Plant

Listeria: FDA Finds Problems at Ohio Ice Cream Plant

A government investigation of Ohio-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams found inadequate testing and cleaning in its... Read »

May 21, 2015
NTX Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

NTX Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

The Texas Department of State Health Services confirms Thursday the first case of West Nile virus has been recorded... Watch »

May 21, 2015
Depression Raises Risk for Parkinson's, Study Says

Depression Raises Risk for Parkinson's, Study Says

People who suffer from depression were much more likely to develop Parkinson's disease later in their lives... Read »

May 20, 2015
Michelle Obama Packs a Punch With 5 Workout Tips

Michelle Obama Packs a Punch With 5 Workout Tips

Five years after launching her Let’s Move campaign to fight childhood obesity, First Lady Michelle Obama released a... Watch »

May 20, 2015
Michelle Obama Packs a Punch

Michelle Obama Packs a Punch

First Lady Michelle Obama tweeted a video of herself working out on Tuesday to help promote her #GimmeFive fitness... Watch »

May 20, 2015
7 Ex-Nurses Indicted After Tight Bandage Leads to Amputation

7 Ex-Nurses Indicted After Tight Bandage Leads to Amputation

Seven former South Jersey nurses have been charged in the case of a woman who needed her hand amputated after a... Read »

May 20, 2015
Fort Worth Warns of 'Boomer' Mosquito Season

Fort Worth Warns of 'Boomer' Mosquito Season

Fort Worth leaders warn of a big mosquito season, but it's unclear if that means a big West Nile outbreak. Watch »

May 19, 2015
Yeast Tweaked to Produce Morphine, Opiates

Yeast Tweaked to Produce Morphine, Opiates

A team of researchers has genetically modified simple brewer's yeast so it can produce opiates like morphine —... Read »

May 18, 2015
Calif. Senate Approves Bill to Vaccinate School Children

Calif. Senate Approves Bill to Vaccinate School Children

State senators have passed a controversial bill aimed at increasing California's school immunization rates. The bill Read »

May 14, 2015
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