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Hospitals are rationing saline solution. Patients are starting to worry

The California Hospital Association and the American Hospital Association sent letters about the scarcity of supplies to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, asking Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to resolve the worsening shortages caused after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico and delayed distribution by U.S. pharmaceutical plants on the island

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Where to go in a radiation emergency

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) posted this animated video to its YouTube channel Nov. 7, 2017 to show you where to shelter in a radiation emergency, and how to take these important protective steps.


A risky Halloween for your eyes?

Spooky, colorful and weird contact lenses are widely available online. U.S. law requires sellers to get a prescription to sell any contact lenses, including decorative lenses that don't correct the wearer's vision. A correct fit and proper care re

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How much exercise do you need?

If you turn on the TV, you're bound to see advertisements for a variety of exercise programs guaranteed to help you get in shape and improve your cardiovascular health. But how much exercise do you really need to be heart-healthy? And what type of

Clovis woman recovered from cancer surgery without use of opioids

Patricia Bitter credits the speed and ease of her recovery without the use of opioids from a recent surgery at Kaiser