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Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 02:50 PM CDT
Too Hot to Handle: Study Shows Earth's Killer Heat Worsens
Killer heat is getting worse, a new study shows.
Deadly heat waves like the one now broiling the American West are bigger killers than previously thought and they are going to grow more frequent, according to a...
Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 05:40 PM CDT
Six Experts Resign From President's HIV/AIDS Advisory Panel
Scott Schoettes, Counsel and HIV Project Director at Lambda Legal, explained in a Newsweek op-ed Friday that he and five colleagues decided to leave their posts on the council in protest of the Trump administra...
Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 06:28 PM CDT
Beating the Texas Heat and a Blood Drive on Saturday
Within the past five years, six adults with cognitive impairment have died from ingesting brightly colored laundry detergent pods. During the same time, two children died from doing the same.
Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 10:50 AM CDT
App for Air Pollution Could Make City Living a Lot Safer
Out of a pollution study an app, that can pinpoint pollution hot spots block by block, is being developed for city dwellers, reported NBC News.
A study suggests that it might be possible for local authorities...
A study shows that people who eat fries more than twice a week double their risk of early death. However, broccoli, cabbage and Brussels sprouts could be key in slowing type two diabetes in obese people.