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Clinton, Bush biggest recipients of Pharma donations

When former Turing Pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli announced that he was increasing the price of an HIV drug called Daraprim by nearly 5,000%, he turned the cost of prescription drugs into a political issue.

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What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?

The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months.

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How Silicon Valley is dealing with mental illness

It was a less than a year ago that Adrienne Heinz lost her brother, Austen, who committed suicide after a lifelong battle with depression.

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These earplugs could replace your noise machine

Should everything be "smart?"

Chocolate with spoon

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Chocolate: Where do we stand?

Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward.

But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to celebrate chocolate, just look to scien...

Medical marijuana

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Study: Teenage weed use may hurt verbal skills later

People who smoked weed regularly as teenagers remembered fewer words as they entered middle age, according to a new study published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.

Ashley Graham

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Plus-sized model Ashley Graham is SI swimsuit model

Last year Ashley Graham was in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. In an ad.

This year the plus-sized model is one of the stars, a 2016 SI Swimsuit rookie.

She's not the first model in the issue's history who is considered plus-sized, but her inclu...

Flint pipes

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Flint mayor: $55 million needed to replace pipes

The mayor of Flint, Michigan, said Tuesday she needs $55 million to remove lead pipes in the city beleaguered by a toxic water crisis. She is asking that Gov. Rick Snyder partner with her to get the funds.

"In order for Flint residents to once again ...

Pregnancy, pregnant

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Photos reveal birth bags around the world

All over the world, a packed bag is a sign that a baby will soon arrive. Call it a birth bag, a maternity bag, a hospital bag -- it contains what a mother-to-be believes she needs, and perhaps a few goodies that will bring her comfort. But the place ...

Elderly senior citizen's hand held by younger hand

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Why Americans don't live as long as Europeans

Americans die younger than people in other high-income countries, and drug poisonings, gun injuries and motor vehicle crashes are largely to blame, a study finds.

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