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A new set of analyses contradict the current dietary recommendations to limit red and processed meats. PeopleImages/Getty Images hide caption

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No Need To Cut Back On Red Meat? Controversial New 'Guidelines' Lead To Outrage

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After finishing up some household chores, Brody Knapp gets a chance to play with his mother, Ashley, at their home in Kansas City, Mo. Alex Smith/KCUR hide caption

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Pediatricians Stand By Meds For ADHD, But Some Say Therapy Should Come First

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An unexpected charge related to a biopsy threatened the financial security of Brianna Snitchler and her partner. Callie Richmond for Kaiser Health News hide caption

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A Biopsy Came With An Unexpected $2,170 'Cover Charge' For The Hospital

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U.S. adults put on about a pound a year on average. But people who had a regular nut-snacking habit put on less weight and had a lower risk of becoming obese over time, a new study finds. R.Tsubin/Getty Images hide caption

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Just A Handful Of Nuts May Help Keep Us From Packing On The Pounds As We Age

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Suande, whose uncle died the previous month, lays a cloth over his uncle's coffin on the eve of the funeral. Tommy Trenchard and Aurélie Marrier d'Unienville hide caption

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The Health Benefits At The Center Of The United Auto Workers Strike

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Many Vaping Illnesses Linked To Black Market 'Dank Vapes'

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Wajahat Ali On A Stranger's Liver Donation

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In the alleged scheme, Medicare beneficiaries were offered, at no cost to them, genetic testing to estimate their cancer risk. Al Drago/Bloomberg/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Justice Department Charges 35 People In Fraudulent Genetic Testing Scheme

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Investigators have found that cannabis-containing vaping products are linked with many of the reported cases of vaping-related lung illness. Mike Wren/AP hide caption

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CDC Zeroing In On THC-Based Vaping Products As A Major Source Of Lung Injuries

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Justice Department Charges 35 People With Defrauding Medicare Of More Than $2 Billion

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Flavored vaping solutions stand displayed at a shop in New York City. Amid a mysterious health scare apparently caused by e-cigarettes, New York and Michigan have banned the sale of flavored vaping products, while Massachusetts has banned all of them for four months — moves that store owners say will hurt their bottom line. Bebeto Matthews/AP hide caption

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