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Parasite Found in Arizona Swimming Pools

Parasite Found in Arizona Swimming Pools

More than 100 people in Maricopa County, Arizona, have become infected with a parasite officials believe was in at least 20 pools in the community, NBC News reported. Cryptosporidium, or “Crypto,” causes... »

5 Zika Cases From Active Transmission Area on Miami Beach
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5 Zika Cases From Active Transmission Area on Miami Beach

Florida Gov. Rick Scott confirmed during a press conference Friday that five cases of Zika have been found on Miami Beach — three more than originally thought after an email obtained by NBC 6 from city... »

EpiPen's 400 Percent Price Hike Has Parents Scrambling

EpiPen's 400 Percent Price Hike Has Parents Scrambling

Doctors and patients say the pharmaceutical company Mylan has increased the prices for an EpiPen — the portable device that can stop a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction — from around $100 in 2008 to... »

Aetna Pulling Out of ACA, Limiting Choice in Pa.

Aetna Pulling Out of ACA, Limiting Choice in Pa.

Experts say it is too soon to determine how shrinking insurer participation will affect rates beyond next year, but fewer choices generally contribute to higher prices over time. »

Race Walker Finishes 50K Despite Stomach Problems

Race Walker Finishes 50K Despite Stomach Problems

France's Yohann Diniz was praised for his courage after suffering a series of unfortunate incidents during the mens 50 km walk race at the Rio Olympics. Diniz, who is the world-record holder for the 50 km, felt... »

'Clearly an Epidemic': Fentanyl Deaths Skyrocket 636%

'Clearly an Epidemic': Fentanyl Deaths Skyrocket 636%

Twice as many people died from a drug overdose last year than there were homicides in Philadelphia. City officials are working to expand access to treatment and push prevention. »

Experts Say Still Be Wary of Mosquitoes
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Experts Say Still Be Wary of Mosquitoes

The recent heat and humidity has seemed to decrease the presence of mosquitoes this summer, but for how much longer? NBC10’s Ted Greenburg explains why you should still be cautious of the upcoming mosquito... »

Obama's Health Food Tweet Catches Raisman Mid-'Splurge'

Obama's Health Food Tweet Catches Raisman Mid-'Splurge'

The Olympian tweeted a picture of Simone Biles and herself celebrating the end of Rio gymnastics with hands full of the McDonald's treats, apparently not realizing that only a few minutes earlier, first... »

The Heat and Your Allergies
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The Heat and Your Allergies

Those with allergies can suffer even more during heatwaves thanks to the high humidity. NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Krystal Klei talks to a local doctor. »