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Newer Foam Mattresses May Help Prevent Bedsores in Nursing Homes

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Portable Bed Rails Can Pose Safety Hazard, FDA Says

Post-Katrina Heart Woes Persisted at Least 6 Years

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Recycled Wastewater Safe for Crop Irrigation, Study Says

Reports of U.S. Cases of Flesh-Eating Drug Questioned

Researchers Prove Carbon Monoxide Passes Through Walls

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Safety Checklists for Surgery May Not Lower Deaths, Complications: Study

Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 307 in 37 States

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Second Dose of Vaccine Cuts Chickenpox Cases Even More, Study Finds

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Shellfish Toxin Spreading to Eastern U.S., Report Says

Shopping Carts Can Pose Big Danger to Little Kids

Sleepy Teens Seem at Higher Risk for Pedestrian Accidents

Small Efforts Can Boost Use of Public Parks

Smartphones May Help Nursing Home Docs Spot Drug Mishaps

Some Hip-Replacement Parts Not Proven Safe or Effective: Study

Some U.S. Clinical Trials May Fall Into Federal Regulation 'Gap'

Spring Cleaning Safety Tips

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Surgical Implements Too Often Left Behind in Patients: Report

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Swine Flu From 2009 Pandemic Also Struck Sea Otters: Study

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Texting While Walking a Dangerous Combination: Study

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Two Americans With Ebola Will Be Evacuated to United States

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U.S. Drinking Water Sanitation Still a Concern: CDC

U.S. Flu Cases Continue to Climb

U.S. Funds New Tobacco Regulation Research Centers

U.S. Lyme Disease Cases Vastly Underreported: CDC

U.S. Measles Cases at 20-Year High

U.S. Obesity-Prevention Efforts Fall Short: Report

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