California bans single-use plastic bags

This past Tuesday, Gov. Edmund G. (Jerry) Brown Jr. signed a statewide ban on... [read]

The truth about Ebola in America: an epidemic, or even an outbreak, is extremely unlikely

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Acupuncture does not benefit those suffering from chronic knee pain

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October 1: The start of breast cancer awareness month

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A painful recommendation by the American Academy of Neurology

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FDA delays approval for life-saving drugs

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