Years after Mary Lee appeared, and following the brief blip of Miss May in July, there’s a new great white shark to track. His name is Shaw.
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Johnson & Johnson on Friday recalled a single batch of its baby powder as a precaution after government testing found trace amounts of asbestos in one bottle bought online.
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Dairy farmers can go to this online catalog and pick a bull, and the company will ship doses of semen to impregnate their cows.
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Finding the right medication to treat mental health problems can be a frustrating trial-and-error process. New genetic tests aim to match meds to patients, but do they work?
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The Mütter Museum created an interactive online database that maps the 1918 flu epidemic as it swept through Philadelphia.
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Flavored e-cigarettes have hooked millions of teens to nicotine. Now, Juul says it will suspend sales of many flavors. Some call the move too little, too late.
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Like clockwork, the monarch butterfly migration season along the Jersey Shore is heating up.
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The bill is not as sweeping as other cities’ proposed vaping bans, but Philadelphia Health Commissioner Thomas Farley says that’s intentional.
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College health experts called the move short-sighted and risky at a time of growing mental health needs among students.
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A new Urban Institute report prices out popular reforms like “Medicare for All” and a so-called public option. Who will they cover? What will they cost?
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Derrick H. Pitts has been named one of the 50 Most Important Blacks in Research Science.
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The Urban Institute will publish the first report of the 2020 election cycle to price out popular reforms like “Medicare for All” and a so-called public option.
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