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She chose to die so she could have a baby. Now her husband has to bury them both. - Washington Post

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She chose to die so she could have a baby. Now her husband has to bury them both.
Washington Post
Ten days after Nick DeKlyen buried his wife, he returned to Georgetown Cemetery in western Michigan to inter the daughter whom his wife had died to save, a tragic coda for a family confronted with a heart-rending decision five months ago when Carrie ...
Baby Whose Mom Chose Giving Birth Over Chemo Will Be Buried with Her Mother: 'It's Been Unbearable,' Says FamilyPEOPLE.com
She chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, too.Middletown Press
Baby dies weeks after mom, who rejected experimental cancer treatment, also diedToday.com
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CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days - CNN

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CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days
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(CNN) In a new effort to tackle the deadly opioid addiction crisis in the United States, pharmacy giant CVS announced Friday that it will limit opioid prescriptions to seven days for certain conditions. This restriction will apply to patients who are ...
CVS to Limit Opioid PrescriptionsU.S. News & World Report
CVS to limit opioid prescriptions to 7 daysChicago Tribune
CVS to limit opioid drug prescriptions amid national epidemicKARE
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There's Meth-Laced 7Up in Mexico - Live Science

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There's Meth-Laced 7Up in Mexico
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Reports of methamphetamine-laced 7Up in Mexico have prompted Arizona health officials to warn travelers about the potential contamination, according to news reports. The contaminated soft drinks have killed one person and sickened seven others, the ...
7Up gets a new ingredient in Mexico—methArs Technica
Meth-laced soda surfaces in Mexico; travelers advised to use cautionW*USA 9
Health officials warn of meth-laced soda in MexicoWCSH-TV
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Alarm as 'super malaria' spreads in South East Asia - BBC News

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Alarm as 'super malaria' spreads in South East Asia
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The rapid spread of "super malaria" in South East Asia is an alarming global threat, scientists are warning. This dangerous form of the malaria parasite cannot be killed with the main anti-malaria drugs. It emerged in Cambodia but has since spread ...
A Mutated Strain of 'Super Malaria' Is Spreading at an Alarming RateGizmodo
'Super malaria' spreads in South East AsiaUPI.com
Malaria warning as resistant strain spreads to VietnamManila Bulletin
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Study: HIV Prevention Could Need Cocktail Of Antibodies - WBUR

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Study: HIV Prevention Could Need Cocktail Of Antibodies
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It takes a cocktail of drugs to treat HIV. It could take a cocktail of antibodies to prevent HIV as well, suggests a study by Boston-based researchers published this week in Science Translational Medicine. I spoke to researcher Dr. Dan Barouch ...
A new discovery could change the way we treat HIVMic
HIV treatment breakthrough creates antibody that attacks 99 per cent of virus' strainsThe Independent
New antibody may finally defeat HIVAOL
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Some brave soul volunteered for a completely robotic dental surgery - Engadget

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Some brave soul volunteered for a completely robotic dental surgery
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A robot just implanted two 3D-printed teeth into a woman's mouth all on its own. The procedure took place recently in China and the researchers who developed it hope it can help the country's dentist shortage problem, reports the South China Morning Post.
A robot in China performed dental surgery on a living personSlashGear
A Chinese Robot Has Performed the World's First Automated Dental ImplantTIME
A Robot in China Just Performed Dental Surgery All By ItselfNextShark
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For The First Time In Decades, Caffeinated Sodas On Sale At BYU Dining Halls - NPR

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For The First Time In Decades, Caffeinated Sodas On Sale At BYU Dining Halls
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For the first time since the mid-1950s, students can buy caffeinated soft drinks at Brigham Young University's dining halls in Provo, Utah. Mormons avoid drinking coffee and tea. In general, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a ...
BYU Is Finally Going To Sell Caffeinated Soda — Here's Why That's A Big DealBuzzFeed News
'It's About Time': Excitement Bubbles Up at BYU as Caffeinated Soda Ban Fizzles OutNBC Connecticut
Tribune Editorial: BYU finally admits its students want CokeSalt Lake Tribune
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Flu begins making the rounds in Wisconsin; state health officials urge use of flu vaccine - fox6now.com

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Flu begins making the rounds in Wisconsin; state health officials urge use of flu vaccine
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Health officials across the United States are still urging people to get their flu vaccines as the virus continues to spread in 40 states and Puerto Rico and has been associated with 15 pediatric deaths, seven of them reported in the week ending ...
Flu shot clinics to be held by health departmentDothan Eagle
Health Alerts: Flu seasonWDTV
Time To Start Thinking About Flu Shots!WFMY News 2
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Public should've been notified of Flint legionella in June 2014, expert says - MLive.com

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Public should've been notified of Flint legionella in June 2014, expert says
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FLINT, MI - Flint residents and hospitals should have been notified of an outbreak in legionella cases and prevented patients from using the city's water in June 2014 - over a year before public health officials issued a warning - an expert testified ...
Ex-official: Legionnaires' seemed tied to Flint water switchLexington Herald Leader
Expert questions why state didn't alert public to Legionnaires' outbreak soonerMichigan Radio
Women In Flint, MI, Had Fewer Pregnancies After The Water Crisis Began, & Lead Could Be To BlameBustle
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Western Michigan's Kent County Warns About West Nile Virus - U.S. News & World Report

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Western Michigan's Kent County Warns About West Nile Virus
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Health officials say four adults in western Michigan's Kent County have tested positive for the West Nile virus and another is suspected of having the mosquito-borne disease. Sept. 22, 2017, at 3:54 p.m.. Western Michigan's Kent County Warns About West ...
First human case of West Nile Virus of 2017 reported in RI, says Department of HealthTurn to 10
RI health officials report 2017's first human case of West Nile virusWPRI 12 Eyewitness News
Year's first case of West Nile virus confirmed in RIThe Providence Journal
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