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Malaria vaccine is a letdown but could still reduce cases

LONDON (AP) — The world’s leading malaria vaccine candidate appears to be a disappointment, with final study results showing it doesn’t work very well and that initial protection fades over time….

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2 hours ago

Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat – even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections….

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2 hours ago

Hawaii poised to become 1st state to raise smoking age to 21

HONOLULU (AP) — A bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 cleared the Legislature on Friday and is headed to the governor….

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2 hours ago

Ohio officials closer to finding source of deadly botulism

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say they are closer to finding the source of botulism that killed one person and sickened many more after a church picnic in central Ohio last weekend….

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2 hours ago

Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alert

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana county is experiencing nearly daily increases in new HIV infections tied to intravenous drug use, and health officials hope the situation prompts other states to closely track their hepatitis C and HIV rates to identify potential clusters of the diseases….

KDWN

1 hour ago

Malaria vaccine is a letdown but could still reduce cases

LONDON (AP) — The world’s leading malaria vaccine candidate appears to be a disappointment, with final study results showing it doesn’t work very well and that initial protection fades over time….

KDWN

1 hour ago

Ohio officials closer to finding source of deadly botulism

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say they are closer to finding the source of botulism that killed one person and sickened many more after a church picnic in central Ohio last weekend….

KDWN

1 hour ago

Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alert

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana county is experiencing nearly daily increases in new HIV infections tied to intravenous drug use, and health officials hope the situation prompts other states to closely track their hepatitis C and HIV rates to identify potential clusters of the diseases….

KDWN

1 hour ago

Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat – even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections….

KDWN

1 hour ago

Hawaii poised to become 1st state to raise smoking age to 21

HONOLULU (AP) — A bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 cleared the Legislature on Friday and is headed to the governor….