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Carbon Dioxide May Rob Crops Of Nutrition, Leaving Millions At Risk

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Two new studies suggest that changing atmospheric conditions could reduce protein and iron in food, leading to more health problems for people in countries where malnutrition is already a problem.

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As Cost Of U.S. Health Care Skyrockets, So Does Pay Of Health Care CEOs

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Compensation in recent years for the CEOs of the largest U.S. health care companies has far outstripped the wage growth of nearly all Americans, an investigation by the news site Axios has found.

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Dengue Fever Cases Top 100,000 In Sri Lanka's Outbreak

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A dengue fever outbreak has left some hospitals so full that they're turning away patients.

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Beyond The Nasty Needle: Trying To Make Vaccines More Comfy And Convenient

Sunday, July 23, 2017

From tiny, dissolving needles to high-powered liquid streams and nasal sprays, scientists are developing alternatives to typical vaccinations.

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How Did The Afghan All-Girl Team Do At The Robotics Competition?

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The Afghan team made headlines even before the event started when their visas were denied. But they made it after all!

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Why It's So Hard To Stop The World's Looming Famines

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Millions of people in Yemen and sub-Saharan Africa are facing food shortages and severe malnutrition. Host Audie Cornish talks with Justin Forsyth of UNICEF about the crisis.

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Meet The Other Robotics Team That Almost Didn't Make It To The Competition

Monday, July 17, 2017

The team from Gambia was denied visas when they first applied. "Having no hope to come, we still worked," says team captain Alieu Bah.

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Neurosurgeon: McCain's Recovery From Brain Surgery Might Take Weeks

Monday, July 17, 2017

Neurosurgeon Peter Nakaji says that the operation performed on Sen. John McCain to remove a blood clot from his brain gets people home within days, but they still need time to recover.

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More People Are Making Mistakes With Medicines At Home

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

A study analyzing data from poison control centers finds that the rate of serious medication errors outside health care settings doubled between 2000 and 2012.

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Beyoncé Has A Plan To Help Burundi, But Key Details Are Fuzzy

Friday, July 07, 2017

After a yearlong absence from Twitter, Beyoncé announced a partnership between her charitable foundation and UNICEF to bring clean, safe water to the children of Burundi.

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Chibok Girls And Trump Appear In Unannounced Photo Op

Friday, June 30, 2017

The meeting with two of the schoolgirls who'd been kidnapped by Boko Haram was not promoted in advance. But it led to a White House "photo of the day."

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Meet The Indiana Jones Of Ancient Ales And Extreme Beverages

Friday, June 30, 2017

Patrick McGovern searches for and studies the residues of fermented drinks that can be thousands of years old — and then re-creates them. His new book explores these brews and their cultural value.

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Snakebites Make The List Of 'Neglected Tropical Diseases'

Saturday, June 24, 2017

They claim about 100,000 lives a year. WHO has now put snakebites on its list of "neglected tropical diseases."

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Ethiopia's Coffee Farmers Are 'On The Front Lines Of Climate Change'

Monday, June 19, 2017

A new study says that Ethiopia could lose more than 50 percent of its coffee growing regions to climate change. But, higher altitude areas could become more suitable for coffee in the coming decades.

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Can You Find The Defibrillator At Work? Half Of People Say No

Monday, June 19, 2017

People who work in the hospitality and service industries were even less likely to know where to find an AED, according to a new survey. The devices can restart someone's heart after cardiac arrest.

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Could Drones Help Save People In Cardiac Arrest?

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

AED-carrying drones beat ambulance times to the sites of previous cardiac arrest cases in a rural area of Sweden, a study finds. But this has yet to be tried in real emergencies.

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Got Cancer Questions? This Little-Known Hotline Is Here To Help

Friday, June 09, 2017

For 40 years, people have been able to call a service funded by the National Cancer Institute to get information about cancer treatments. Doctors say it's still useful even in the age of Twitter.

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He Called Himself An 'Honorary Woman': Remembering A U.N. Crusader

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, who died on Sunday, was the director of the U.N.s lead agency on family planning and maternal health.

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'Who Threatens You?' Researchers Asked Teen Girls Affected By Conflict

Friday, June 02, 2017

Concern usually focuses on soldiers and other armed personnel. But a survey of nearly 1,300 girls in sub-Saharan Africa revealed a different perspective.

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Many Adults Don't Think Exposure To Vaping Is Bad For Kids

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Nicotine, heavy metals and tiny particles that can harm the lungs float around in the aerosol from e-cigarettes. But a survey finds many adults don't think secondhand vape is dangerous for children.

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