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BEIJING (AP) — China's State Food and Drug Administration has suspended the sale of 13 drugs that it says are believed to have been made with capsules that contain excessive chromium.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tornado, hurricane or flood, nursing homes are woefully unprepared to protect frail residents in a natural disaster, government investigators say.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A yellowfin tuna product used to make dishes like sushi and sashimi sold at restaurants and grocery stores has been linked with an outbreak of salmonella that has sickened more than 100 people in 20 states and the District of Columbia, federal health authorities said Friday.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Medical Board on Friday approved new rules on experimental stem cell therapies such as the one Gov. Rick Perry underwent during back surgery last year, despite objections they don't do enough to protect patients and could led to an explosion of doctors promoting unproven, expensive treatments.
Study finds that resident death rates increase when caregiving staff levels are reduced.
LONDON (AP) — More than three decades after Britain produced the world's first test-tube baby, Europe is a patchwork of restrictions for people who need help having a child.
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's supreme court has voted to authorize abortions in cases of fetuses with no brains.
U.S. experts say supplements made in America are different, but neither country tests for ingredients
Study participants were less likely to feel for people who held different beliefs
Researchers say findings could shed light on how body parasites spread human disease