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Princeton To Offer Meningitis B Vaccine To 6,000

Princeton University says a meningitis vaccine not yet licensed for use in the U.S. will be made available on campus starting Dec. 9 to nearly 6,000 students.

11/26/2013

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Study: Eating Nuts Is Tied To Lower Risk Of Death

Help yourself to some nuts this holiday season: Regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease — in fact, were less likely to die of any cause — during a 30-year Harvard study.

11/20/2013

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Buying Prescription Drugs Abroad Legalized In Maine

Maine is now the first state to legalize buying prescription drugs from abroad.

10/22/2013

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Whole Foods Mixes Up Labels On Chicken, Vegan Salads At Cold Food Bars

Whole Foods Market Inc. said that labels on a chicken salad and those on a vegan version were reversed at some of its cold food bars in the Northeast.

05/10/2013

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Blumenthal Praises Emergency Contraception Ruling

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he is pleased that a federal court has ordered the Food and Drug Administration to stop requiring girls younger than 17 to see a doctor before buying the morning-after pill.

04/07/2013