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Half of Americans Delay Medical or Dental Procedures Because They Can't Afford It

Half of Americans Delay Medical or Dental Procedures Because They Can't Afford It

Apr 17
Ever delayed a dental or medical procedure because of your wallet? You're far from alone since one in two Americans have postponed a procedure due to cost, according to new research.

Why It's Hard to Remove or Diagnose Mentally Ill or Unstable Presidents

Why It's Hard to Remove or Diagnose Mentally Ill or Unstable Presidents

Apr 16
The recently reissued "Night of Camp David" by veteran D.C. journalist Fletcher Knebel illuminates the daunting challenges that arise when the commander in chief is mentally unfit and unwilling to acknowledge it.

Adventurous Identities: Intersex Soldiers and Cross-Dressing Women at War

Adventurous Identities: Intersex Soldiers and Cross-Dressing Women at War

Apr 16
A documentary from the Smithsonian Institute, examining new DNA and physical anthropology evidence, suggests the famous cavalry officer Casimir Pulaski (1745-1779) might have been a woman, or intersex.

Study Finds Diabetes Drug May Prevent, Slow Kidney Disease

Study Finds Diabetes Drug May Prevent, Slow Kidney Disease

By Marilynn Marchione | Apr 16
A drug that's used to help control blood sugar in people with diabetes has now been shown to help prevent or slow kidney disease, which causes millions of deaths each year.

Ground Beef Likely Cause of 6-State Food Poisoning Outbreak

Ground Beef Likely Cause of 6-State Food Poisoning Outbreak

Apr 16
Health officials say ground beef is the likely source of a food poisoning outbreak that has sickened more than 100 people in six states.

Dutch Fertility Doctor May Have More Than 49 Children

Dutch Fertility Doctor May Have More Than 49 Children

By Mike Corder | Apr 16
Martijn van Halen has every right to be angry at Jan Karbaat. The Dutch fertility doctor lied to his parents and used his own sperm to inseminate Van Halen's mother.

US Measles Count Up to 555, with Most New Cases in New York

US Measles Count Up to 555, with Most New Cases in New York

By Mike Stobbe | Apr 15
U.S. measles cases have surged again, and are on pace to set a record for most illnesses in 25 years.

Trendy CBD Rocks Retail World, But Does it Work?

Trendy CBD Rocks Retail World, But Does it Work?

Apr 15
There is very little science behind most of the health claims made for CBD, the cannabis product turning up in cosmetics, foods and dietary supplements.

Mia Farrow Pursues Anti-Hunger Work in South Sudan Visit

Mia Farrow Pursues Anti-Hunger Work in South Sudan Visit

By Sam Mednick | Apr 15
Mia Farrow will never forget the day she watched a baby die in her mother's arms.

Mainstream Retailers Embrace Marijuana's Less Taboo Cousin

Mainstream Retailers Embrace Marijuana's Less Taboo Cousin

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 15
Mainstream retailers are leaping into the world of products like skin creams and oils that tout such benefits as reducing anxiety and helping you sleep.

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