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FILE PHOTO: The headquarters of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is shown in Silver Spring, Maryland, November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File Photo2019 (Reuters) - The...

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Philippines checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise

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French police suicide rate climbs, French govt is flummoxed

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Novartis executive sold shares before drug data manipulation made public

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Backers of rural dental care find something to smile about

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As Americans get heavier, obesity-linked cancers may strike earlier

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Mormon church warning: Beware of those fancy coffee drinks

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E.coli in water forces Tokyo to cancel swimming at Paratriathlon World Cup

TOKYO (Reuters) - High levels of E.coli bacteria forced Tokyo officials to cancel the swimming segment of Saturday’s Paratriathlon World Cup, raising concerns about next year’s Summer Olympic and Paralympic...

Beer named for Pacific island nuke test site draws criticism

A Texas-based company is facing criticism for naming a beer after the location of nuclear tests that resulted in the contamination of a Pacific island chain, a report said. Manhattan Project...

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