US Experts Revisit Breast Implant Safety After New ConcernsU.S. medical authorities are revisiting the safety of breast implants used by millions of American women, the latest review in an ongoing debate about their potential health effects.
Contaminated Ground Beef That Made Over 400 People Ill Could Still Be In Your Freezer, CDC WarnsAn outbreak of salmonella infections that led to the recall of more than 5 million pounds of ground beef in December is over, the Centers for Disease Control announced Friday, but warns that many consumers could still have contaminated beef in their freezers.
Avocados Recalled In 6 States Over Listeria ConcernsCalifornia-grown avocados sold in bulk to retail stores in six states by the Henry Avocado Corporation are being recalled due to potential contamination with the bacterium listeria monocytogenes, the company announced on Saturday.
Students Pepper-Sprayed At Holabird Middle After Fight; 1 Person HospitalizedStudents were pepper-sprayed at Holabird Middle School Friday after a fight broke out in the cafeteria.
Almost 70,000 Pounds Of Tyson Chicken Strips RecalledTyson Foods is recalling chicken strips that may contain metal, federal food safety officials said Thursday.
W.Va. To Receive $14.6M From Feds To Fight Opioid AddictionWest Virginia will receive $14.6 million in federal funds to fight opioid addiction.
Drinking Very Hot Tea Almost Doubles Risk Of Cancer, New Study SaysMany people start their day with a cup of tea. But those who drink it piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study.
FDA Approves A New Treatment For Postpartum DepressionThe Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug specifically designed to treat postpartum depression.
Smoking Strong Pot Daily Raises Psychosis Risk, Study FindsScientists say smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances of developing psychosis by about five times.
One-Third Of Uninsured Can't Afford To Take Drugs As Prescribed, Government Report SaysOne-third of uninsured Americans did not take their medicine as prescribed to try to lower their costs, a new government report found.
Social Security May Use Your Facebook And Instagram Photos To Nix Disability ClaimsThe Social Security Administration may start screening your Facebook and Instagram posts to evaluate your disability claim.
Sugary Drinks Linked To Higher Risk Of Premature Death, Especially For Women, Study SaysFrequent consumption of sugary drinks such as sodas, sports drinks and juice is linked to an increased risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease and, to a lesser extent, from cancer, according to new research.