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January 19, 2018
Handwashing is like a "do-it-yourself" vaccine—it involves five simple and effective steps (Wet, Lather, Scrub, Rinse, Dry). Regular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others. It's quick, it's simple, and it can keep us all from getting sick. Image from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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January 18, 2018
Sam Cook column: Passing the hat for a good cause
January 18, 2018 - 7:28pm
Robert Owens, 66, training at home in Southern California for the World Marathon Challenge. Photo courtesy of Sandy Labrinos-Owens.
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
January 18, 2018 - 10:55am
January 17, 2018
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
January 17, 2018 - 7:40am
January 16, 2018
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year. Wikimedia image
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
January 16, 2018 - 2:39pm
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He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube
January 16, 2018 - 8:43am
January 13, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Hospice care covered by Medicare, other insurance
January 13, 2018 - 7:22am
January 12, 2018
CDC says 'There's lots of flu in lots of places.' And it's not going away anytime soon.
January 12, 2018 - 2:37pm
January 10, 2018
He was 21 and fit. He tried to push through the flu - and it killed him.
January 10, 2018 - 3:03pm
January 9, 2018
Livespringwater.com is one company that sells "raw" water online.
CDC says drinking untreated water a health risk
January 9, 2018 - 7:23pm
January 8, 2018
Dr. Susan Mathison, Catalyst Medical Center
Why you need to care about the mighty mitochondria
January 8, 2018 - 7:22am
Geoff Gaukler, a guidance counselor at Red River High School, says that most students use social media responsibly, but school personnel are alert to problems that could arise with students' misuse of technology. photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Serviceplay button
Experts concerned over kids posting 'digital self-harm' on social media
January 8, 2018 - 7:00am
January 5, 2018
Photo illustration by Alexandra Floersch / Forum News Service
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
January 5, 2018 - 7:40am
January 4, 2018
Romaine lettuce via Wikimedia Commons.
Officials say to avoid romaine lettuce amid E. coli concerns
January 4, 2018 - 11:35am
A cell culture laboratory at I-Mab Biopharma in Shanghai, Dec. 12, 2017. A growing number of Chinese pharmaceutical companies are trying to break into the United States, seeking regulatory approval to offer their treatments for cancer and other ailments. (Yuyang Liu/The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Cancer deaths fall to lowest rate in decades as smoking declines
January 4, 2018 - 9:40am
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