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Today, even US water is overly medicated—these scientists want to change that

With billions of US meds, algae, fish, and insects getting high on contaminated sewage.<p>Sylvia Lee, PhD, is a scientist at the Cary Institute of …

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'I Swallowed a Balloon For Weight Loss and Lost 40 Lbs.'

<i>Dana Goossens, 29, lives in Illinois and participated in a recent clinical trial for a weight loss device called the Obalon Balloon System. Here’s</i> …

'Golden Girls'-inspired café now open

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> "Golden Girls" fans now have the perfect place to gather with pals and confidants.<p>Rue La Rue Café, which celebrates the popular TV series that starred Betty White, Bea Arthur, Estelle Getty and Rue McClanahan, has opened in New York City.<p>The café features memorabilia ranging from …

Sitting Too Much Ages You By 8 Years

Sitting too much during the day has been linked to a host of diseases, from obesity to heart problems and diabetes, as well as early death. It’s not …

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Prime payback: Amazon amps up rewards with new credit card

Amazon is rolling out yet another new benefit for its Prime members, but this one's a mouthful: It's called the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature card.<p>If you're as overstocked with Amazon trivia as I've become, you may know that Amazon already has three other branded credit cards. So what's the …

Couples With the Best Sex Lives Have This in Common, Says Science

Contrary to what movies, TV shows, and the media in general have conditioned us to believe, couples don't have to be sexually adventurous in order to …

Make Crispier Roasted Potatoes by Roughing Them Up First

Boiling your potatoes with salt or vinegar before you roast them can help make your roasted potatoes come out crispier, but there’s an even better …

This Paleo shepherd’s pie from Melissa Joulwan is the healthy comfort food you need right now

Salad, grain bowls, and zoodles are deliciously healthy staples, but when your body is craving deep-dish, dig-in comfort food, you have to answer the …

Philip Morris International's Bold Bet: Will Cigarettes Really Disappear?

Selling cigarettes propelled <b>Philip Morris International</b> (NYSE: PM) into an elite group of tobacco manufacturers worldwide. However, Philip Morris has worked hard on its efforts to create reduced-risk alternatives to traditional cigarettes, and company executives are even contemplating a future in …

All the Places You Can Get Free Food for Voting on Election Day

Regardless of whether you vote Democrat or Republican, we suggest you at least <i>vote</i>, because #freefood.<p>While most people have been waiting all year …

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Smoking a pack a day causes 150 mutations in every lung cell, research shows

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have found that smoking a pack a day of cigarettes can cause 150 damaging changes to a smoker’s lung cells each year.<p>School students stand around an ashtray on the pavement outside their school in Nice, France, January 30, 2007. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo<p>The …

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