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Bloomberg Donating $50 Million to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Bloomberg Donating $50 Million to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's charity has announced a $50 million donation to help fight the nation's opioid epidemic. Bloomberg Philanthropies said over the next three years it will help up to... »

Training People to Combat Opioid Overdoses
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Training People to Combat Opioid Overdoses

About 600 Public Health Management Corporation employees are learning how to identify someone who may be overdosing on opioids and how to administer a potentially life saving dose of Narcan. »

Boil Water Advisory, Closed Schools in Yardley Area
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Boil Water Advisory, Closed Schools in Yardley Area

A boil water advisory is in effect for Pennsylvania American Water customers in Lower Makefield, Yardley Borough and portions of Falls Township. The water issues have caused the closure of the Pennsbury... »

CDC Warning About New Tick Species Linked to NJ
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CDC Warning About New Tick Species Linked to NJ

A new and dangerous species of ticks has been discovered in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The CDC warns that Asian Longhorned Tick can spread diseases. »

Mental Health Clinic Opens Inside a Walmart in Texas
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Mental Health Clinic Opens Inside a Walmart in Texas

You can go to Walmart to buy toothpaste and shampoo, order glasses or fulfill a drug prescription. Now, some customers can also get therapy, Today.com reported. A new outpatient mental health clinic has opened... »

Repeat Outbreaks Pressure Produce Industry to Step Up Safety
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Repeat Outbreaks Pressure Produce Industry to Step Up Safety

After repeated food poisoning outbreaks linked to romaine lettuce, the produce industry is confronting the failure of its own safety measures in preventing contaminations. The E. »

The 'Gift of Life' Through Organ Donation
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The 'Gift of Life' Through Organ Donation

When it comes to organ transplants, one person can save the lives of up to eight people. That's why Howard Nathan, who leads the Gift of Life program, thinks it's so important to foster donations. »

Miami Duo Arrested For Operating Dental Practice Out Of Bus
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Miami Duo Arrested For Operating Dental Practice Out Of Bus

Two people are behind bars after allegedly running an illegal dental practice out of a bus in Miami. According to Miami-Dade Police officials, Daniela Sulbaran and Victor Bernal were arrested earlier this month... »

Congo's Ebola Outbreak Now 2nd Largest in History, WHO Says

Congo's Ebola Outbreak Now 2nd Largest in History, WHO Says

The World Health Organization says Congo's deadly Ebola outbreak is now the second largest in history, behind the devastating West Africa outbreak that killed thousands a few years ago. WHO emergencies... »

Opioid Case Has New Complication: Babies Born in Withdrawal

Opioid Case Has New Complication: Babies Born in Withdrawal

The long-running federal court case seeking to hold drugmakers responsible for the nation's opioid crisis has a new complication: How does it deal with claims covering the thousands of babies born to... »

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