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Retailers offer gift cards to get flu shots

'Tis the season to get your flu vaccine, but did you know you could get paid to get one?

Doctor match problems to potentially helpful vitamin solutions

Doctor cautions others after close call missing own diagnosis

Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

Rate of new Ebola cases has doubled since September

Dutch appeals court upholds landmark climate case ruling

FDA expands use of cervical cancer vaccine up to age 45

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Therapy dogs can spread superbugs to kids, hospital finds

Experts recommend “End of Life Planning” now

Drug companies conduct trials with food allergy treatments

Survey: Companies continue to pass health costs to workers

President Trump talks Kavanaugh, election at Southaven rally

Pain medicine recalled for packaging issue

Congenital syphilis cases in newborns at 20-year high CDC says

Cases have more than doubled in the United States since 2013

Study suggests more older women may benefit from bone drugs

A large study finds that a bone-strengthening drug given by IV every 18 months greatly lowered the risk of fracture in certain older women

Veterinarians warn of mushroom dangers to dogs in damp weather

Our wet, damp CTX weather has created the perfect environment for wild mushrooms to grow in just about any patch of grass.

Rehabilitation specialists recommend baby boomers stay active

In honor of Healthy Aging Month, doctors and rehabilitation specialists encourage baby boomers to keep up with an active lifestyle.

Newborn syphilis cases in US reach highest level in 20 years

Doctors share how to find the right running shoes

What's yogurt? Industry wants greater liberty to use term

FDA disputes study connecting breast implants and certain diseases

UK opens long-awaited inquiry into tainted blood scandal

Six Flags St. Louis will pay you to spend 30 hours in a coffin

Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

Consumer groups say Medicare discounts for seniors with high prescription bills threatened in opioids bill

Flea, tick products can cause seizures in pets, FDA warns

Flea treatments for dogs and cats can lead to neurological issues, including muscle tremors and seizures, the Food and Drug Administration warned.

Bye bye bugs? Scientists fear non-pest insects are declining

A staple of summer - swarms of bugs - seems to be a thing of the past. And that's got scientists worried.

Food research articles retracted by leading medical journal

Medical journal retracts food studies by a Cornell University marketing professor because it says the results can't be verified

Hurricane Florence leads to hospital wedding proposal

The hospital said the two have known each other for more than 20 years, but Hewett proposed this weekend in the hospital.

Ants form floating islands to survive Florence flooding

Ants have formed living islands to survive flooding caused by Hurricane Florence.

Coca-Cola is signaling interest in sale of cannabis-infused drinks

Coke says cannabis is an ingredient that could gain ground in wellness beverages globally.

Stem cell transplant cements Arizona men's father-son bond

Both the Rev. John Ibraham Sabbagh and his 54-year-old son, Ebby Sabbagh, are celebrating one year of going strong since the elder Sabbagh received a crucial stem cell transplant

Parents, Frat leaders launch national anti-hazing effort

A group of parents whose children died after fraternity hazing incidents are joining forces with national fraternity and sorority leaders to ban the generations-old initiations involving binge drinking and beatings that sometimes turn deadly

Southwest passengers going through Houston may have been exposed to measles

The infected patient from north Texas traveled through Houston several times last month on Southwest and sat in waiting areas between flights.

BlueCross of Tennessee will stop covering OxyContin in 2019

Tennessee's largest health insurer will stop covering OxyContin prescriptions as part of an effort to combat opioid addiction.

New app tracks blood loss during birth

Doctors now have a new system designed to detect bleeding problems early to prevent a crisis.

Beef recall connected to Arkansas

Certain beef in Arkansas is recalled

Weight-loss drug Belviq seems safe for heart, study finds

Study finds long-term use of weight-loss drug Belviq doesn't raise risk for heart problems