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Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holders Recalled Due To Choking HazardHandi-Craft Company is recalling thousands of pacifier and teether holders due to a choking hazard,
Report: 93 Percent Of Bottled Water Contained Microplastic ParticlesA study with a limited sample found that a person who drinks a liter of bottled water a day might be consuming tens of thousands of microplastic particles each year.
FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
Study: Exercise May Help Prevent Dementia In WomenYour stamina -- or the time it takes for you to reach peak exhaustion during exercise -- can be tied to your dementia risk, and a new study reveals how.
Health Department Issues Warning After Boy Infected With Measles Visits Newark AirportPublic health officials in New Jersey are warning the public after they say a boy with a confirmed case of the highly contagious disease measles arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport on Monday.
Researchers Unlock Way To Reduce Radiation Exposure From CT ScanOne Philadelphia hospital is making CT scans safer.
How To Talk To Children About School Gun ViolenceDoctors share advice on how to talk to children about school gun violence.
How To Find Hidden Cancers? Doctors Try Glowing DyesNow, dyes are being tested to make cancer cells light up so doctors can cut them out and give patients a better shot at survival.
Study Finds Correlation Between Smoking, High-Frequency Hearing LossSmoking could lead to hearing loss, according to a new study. 
Therapy Llamas Visit University CampusYou've heard of therapy dogs, but how about therapy llamas?
New Rankings Find Our Area Has Least Healthiest, Healthiest Counties In PennsylvaniaThe analysis looks at how long and how well residents live, says Francine Axler of the nonprofit Public Health Management Corporation.
International Space Station Astronauts Give Insights On Life Above EarthThe view of deep space from the International Space Station is one-of-a-kind.

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