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How to Avoid the Disease-Carrying Insects That Will Be Everywhere This Summer

The number of reported illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites has more than tripled since 2004.
Carson Kessler
5.4.18
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What It Means for Your Sex Life Now That the Worst-Ever Cases of Super Gonorrhea Are Here [Updated]

Doctors in the United Kingdom and Australia have identified three cases of gonorrhea that are immune to both of the standard antibiotic treatments.
Denny Watkins
4.4.18
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Woman’s Severe Bloating Turned Out to Be From Surgical Sponges Accidentally Left Inside Her

They were there for at least six years after a C-section.
Susan Rinkunas
2.22.18
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Smoking One Cigarette a Day Is Way Worse than Experts Thought

There is no such thing as safe smoking whatsoever, this study concludes.
Troy Farah
1.24.18
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Your Nighttime Mouthguard Could Mess Up Your Whole Bite

“Now I have to pay thousands of dollars to realign my mouth."
Alexandra Ossola
11.7.17
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Man's Lung Tumor Scare Was Actually Just a Toy He Inhaled 40 Years Ago

Doctors found a tiny traffic cone from a Playmobil set in Peter Baxter’s lung.
Jesse Hicks
9.28.17
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Meth-Laced 7Up in Mexico Kills One and Sickens 7

Soda contaminated with methamphetamine somehow made it onto store shelves.
Jesse Hicks
9.25.17
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A Quarter of Scientific Findings May Be Hype

Blame the research-industrial complex.
Jesse Hicks
9.11.17
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Counterfeit Skin-Whitening Creams Are Ruining People's Faces

A raid in Cambodia revealed 70 tons of fake cosmetics, some with terrifying side effects.
Cristina Maza
8.7.17
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New Strain of Fentanyl Is Resistant to Our Only Overdose Antidote

Acrylfentanyl is scary stuff.
Amber Brenza
6.30.17
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Police Arrest People in Wheelchairs at Senate Health Bill Protest

Some were physically removed from their chairs.
Susan Rinkunas
6.22.17
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Trumpcare Could Drag Us Back to When HIV Meant Death

Their proposed budget includes a $168 million reduction in funding for HIV prevention programs.
Garnet Henderson
6.21.17