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Ohio Inmate Says He's Too Obese For Execution

Posted: 09/17/2012 - A condemned Ohio inmate who weighs at least 480 pounds wants his upcoming execution delayed, saying he's too heavy for the state's lethal injection process.

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FDA Says Muscle, Joint Pain Creams Can Cause Burns

Posted: 09/13/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers about rare chemical burns reported by people using popular pain relief products like Bengay, Icy Hot and Flexall

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Favorite TV Reruns Boost Mood, Energy

Posted: 09/12/2012 - Researchers at the University of Buffalo found people boosted will power and self control after watching a favorite show.

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CDC Reports Incidents Of Tainted Ricotta Cheese

Posted: 09/12/2012 - The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says ricotta cheese tainted with listeria bacteria is linked to 14 illnesses and at least one death.

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Iowa Egg Farm Manager To Plead Guilty To Bribery

Updated: 09/06/2013 - A federal prosecutor says a manager at the Iowa egg farms linked to a 2010 nationwide salmonella outbreak will plead guilty to trying to bribe a USDA inspector to allow the sale of unsafe eggs.

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Pancreatic Cancer Threat On The Rise

Posted: 09/11/2012 - The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network has released a report that shows that pancreatic cancer will move from the fourth to the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. by 2020, and possibly as early as 2015.

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Feds Urge New Focus On Preventing Suicides

Posted: 09/10/2012 - The Obama administration is urging a new focus on preventing suicides, especially among military veterans -- and is beefing up the nation's crisis hotline to help.

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Private School Vaccine Opt-Outs Rise

Posted: 09/10/2012 - An Associated Press analysis finds that California parents who send their children to private schools are much more likely to not immunize their children than their public school counterparts.

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Grandma Gives Birth To Her Own Grandchild

Updated: 09/07/2012 - When Emily Jordan was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2010, it could hardly have come at a worse time for the then 29-year-old and her husband.

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Kansas Doctor Wants License Back In Abortion Case

Posted: 09/06/2012 - An attorney for a Kansas doctor sanctioned over her referrals of young patients for late-term abortions says a court battle she's started to regain her medical license is likely to be lengthy.

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Study: Coffee Can Make Work Less Painful

Posted: 09/06/2012 - The study found that people who drank coffee before the office tasks reported a lower intensity of pain than those who didn't down a cup of joe.

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