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  • Each day a patient is in the hospital raises the risk of a drug-resistant infection

    New research shows that each day a patient is in the hospital, their risk of getting a multidrug-resistant infection goes up.

  • After Toledo water scare, states ask EPA for help

    Algae that turned Lake Erie green and produced toxins that fouled the tap water for 400,000 people in the Toledo area are becoming a big headache for those who keep drinking water safe even far beyond the Great Lakes.

  • Taking short walking breaks found to reverse negative effects of prolonged sitting

    An Indiana University study has found that three easy--one could even say slow--5-minute walks can reverse harm caused to leg arteries during three hours of prolonged sitting.

  • Ebola is surging in places it had been beaten back

    Doctors Without Borders shuttered one of its Ebola treatment centers in Guinea in May. They thought the deadly virus was being contained there.

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