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Sit, stand, sit: The new science about how to best use your standing desk

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Daytime naps once or twice a week may be linked to a healthy heart, researchers say

Image for California meat-processing company recalls nearly 25,000 pounds of raw beef deemed unsafe to eat

California meat-processing company recalls nearly 25,000 pounds of raw beef deemed unsafe to eat

Image for Scientists have identified the genes linked to left-handedness

Scientists have identified the genes linked to left-handedness

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Michigan will be the first state to ban the sale of flavored vaping products

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Indiana launches youth-oriented anti-vaping campaign

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Teenage boy goes blind after existing on Pringles, white bread and French fries

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Second annual Tippecanoe Celebration of Recovery Rally happening on Saturday

Image for College football players shave their heads to support coach battling cancer

College football players shave their heads to support coach battling cancer

Image for Millions of Contigo water bottles recalled because of the risk kids will choke on detachable spout

Millions of Contigo water bottles recalled because of the risk kids will choke on detachable spout

Image for North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette companies, alleging marketing to children

North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette companies, alleging marketing to children

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Pinterest searches about vaccines will surface content from public health organizations

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Local school nurse talks back-to-school health

Image for Franciscan Health’s New Mammogram Machine Detects Cancer Earlier
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Franciscan Health’s New Mammogram Machine Detects Cancer Earlier

Image for The US is throwing away at least 3,500 donated kidneys every year, study finds

The US is throwing away at least 3,500 donated kidneys every year, study finds

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Columbus joining other Indiana cities with e-cigarette bans

Image for Want to avoid an early death? Get moving, a study says

Want to avoid an early death? Get moving, a study says

Image for Prescription omega-3s can help some heart patients

Prescription omega-3s can help some heart patients

Image for 'Red flag' laws can play a role in preventing mass shootings, study says

'Red flag' laws can play a role in preventing mass shootings, study says

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Monon Health Clinic celebrates one year in new facility

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FDA reveals proposed graphic warnings for cigarette packs and ads

Image for Illinois just became the first state to require insurance companies to cover EpiPen injectors for kids

Illinois just became the first state to require insurance companies to cover EpiPen injectors for kids

Image for Dole recalls baby spinach over salmonella concerns

Dole recalls baby spinach over salmonella concerns

Image for A man's false teeth got stuck in his throat during a surgery. It was eight days before anyone noticed.

A man's false teeth got stuck in his throat during a surgery. It was eight days before anyone noticed.

Image for Vaping linked to marijuana use in young people, research says

Vaping linked to marijuana use in young people, research says

Image for How to spot the toxic algae that's killing dogs in the Southeast

How to spot the toxic algae that's killing dogs in the Southeast

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Indiana teachers learning to spot suicide warning signs

Image for West Nile virus cases rose in the US in 2018, killing 167 people

West Nile virus cases rose in the US in 2018, killing 167 people

Image for Eat more plants and less meat to live longer and improve heart health, study suggests

Eat more plants and less meat to live longer and improve heart health, study suggests

Image for FDA investigating 127 reports of seizures, neurological symptoms related to vaping

FDA investigating 127 reports of seizures, neurological symptoms related to vaping

Image for 1.5 million people in the US might have sesame allergies. That's more than previously thought

1.5 million people in the US might have sesame allergies. That's more than previously thought

Image for Officials confirm case of Hepatitis A in Tippecanoe County Jail

Officials confirm case of Hepatitis A in Tippecanoe County Jail

Image for Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies have been recalled due to blue plastic contamination

Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies have been recalled due to blue plastic contamination

Image for A deadly mosquito-borne virus that causes brain swelling in humans has been detected in Florida

A deadly mosquito-borne virus that causes brain swelling in humans has been detected in Florida

Image for People in the United States are misusing antibiotics, study says

People in the United States are misusing antibiotics, study says

Image for Juul went into a ninth-grade classroom and called its device 'totally safe,' teens testify

Juul went into a ninth-grade classroom and called its device 'totally safe,' teens testify

Image for FDA uses magic tricks in first TV ads to prevent teens from vaping

FDA uses magic tricks in first TV ads to prevent teens from vaping

Image for Sandwiches and salads sold at Target, Fresh Market recalled over Listeria concerns

Sandwiches and salads sold at Target, Fresh Market recalled over Listeria concerns

Image for How heat waves can kill -- and how to stay safe

How heat waves can kill -- and how to stay safe

Image for To help save the planet, cut back to a hamburger and a half per week

To help save the planet, cut back to a hamburger and a half per week

Image for Check your pantry: Several brands of buns and rolls are recalled because of a choking hazard

Check your pantry: Several brands of buns and rolls are recalled because of a choking hazard

Image for Fewer measles cases reported last week, but it's not time to declare victory

Fewer measles cases reported last week, but it's not time to declare victory

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Several eye drops and ointment sold at Walgreens and Walmart recalled

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4 Indiana counties find mosquitoes with West Nile virus

Image for CDC issues warning on 'crypto' fecal parasite that can live for days in swimming pools

CDC issues warning on 'crypto' fecal parasite that can live for days in swimming pools

Image for San Francisco mayor signs ban on e-cigarettes sales

San Francisco mayor signs ban on e-cigarettes sales

Image for Air quality could drop in many Indiana counties Friday

Air quality could drop in many Indiana counties Friday

Image for How your health is at risk during a heatwave

How your health is at risk during a heatwave

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