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National Hot Dog Day 2018 freebies & deals TODAY

Love's Travel Stops: Love's Travel Stops (Love's) is partnering with Schwab Meat Co.to give Customers free hot dogs in celebration of the day Wednesday, July...


Trump Administration Slashes ACA Navigator Outreach Program -- And For Good Reasons

During 2016-17 enrollment period, navigators received $63 million in federal grants but enrolled a measly less than 1 percent of the entire exchange populatio...


Put The Honey Smacks Down, CDC Warns After Salmonella Outbreak

Though the official recall notice covers boxes with a date from June 2018 to June 2019, federal health officials now say consumers shouldn't bother checking d...


Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in five NJ counties

There were an additional 409 cases of West Nile-positive mosquito pools. "The most effective prevention is to dump standing water where mosquitoes breed". In ad...


Judge rules glyphosate cancer cases can move forward

The company had told Chhabria in March that none of the plaintiffs' specialists fulfilled scientific or legal requirements for admissibility and urged the judge...


Jury Bashes Johnson & Johnson With $4.7 BILLION Verdict in Talcum Powder Lawsuit

Company shares have dropped significantly since the verdict was announced, there's no question that the entire J&J brand will suffer greatly as a result. Johns...


Brett Kavanaugh Will Right the Course of the Supreme Court

While Indivisible touts itself as a grassroots organization, it has received funding from Linkedin co-founder Reid Hoffman, who has donated tens of thousands ...


Trump administration halts billions in Obamacare payments to health insurers

Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, listens during a meeting on healthcare reform at the White House. The calculated...


Maine's congressional delegation weighs in on Supreme Court pick

Trump had narrowed down his choice to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy to federal appeals judges Kavanaugh , Raymond Kethledge , Amy Coney Barrett ...


Democrats warn Trump's SCOTUS pick could impact Mueller probe

He urged Democrats to support Kavanaugh so that he "could be confirmed with the ninetysomething Senate votes he deserves, rather than the fiftysomething vot...


Finally! Vaccination for HIV diseases may protect people; says new study

The main agenda was to target the immune responses generated by the diverse variety of HIV virus strains. A parallel study in rhesus monkeys was also perf...


Local expert speaks about Trump's Supreme Court pick

In his conversations over the weekend, Trump expressed renewed interest in Hardiman _ the runner-up when Trump nominated Gorsuch, said two people with knowled...


Tuberculosis sample subconsciously released in hospital

According to WMAR, a small amount of tuberculosis was released into two Johns Hopkins cancer centers. This occurred on a bridge between two research buildings...


Study says diet rich in nuts leads to higher sperm count

The results of the study were presented at the annual meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology on 4 July. The randomised trial b...


Defending champ Joey Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs

Sudo has plans to enter this year's competition as well. Apparently the counters had missed a couple of plates' worth of hot dogs, putting his number 10 higher ...


After fish pedicure, woman loses her toenails

Their use has been banned in some states in the USA - at least 10, by Lipner's count. Although often due to injury, it has been linked to infections, as well ...


Better HPV test preventing cervical cancer than Pap smear

Some of them used the regular Pap smear screening, while others used the HPV testing. "Whether it's co-testing or choosing one test over another, it's really ...


Livin’ la vida mocha: Coffee has life lengthening properties, study suggests

As with any observational study like this though, where people are quizzed on their past and existing habits, we can't definitively say that coffee causes a l...


Researchers develop artificial ovary to prevent infertility among women suffering with cancer

Removal of these cells left a "scaffold" of the original tissue. When she is ready for pregnancy, she can opt for in vitro fertilization methods, they explain...


Named as one of the main reasons of diabetes

Air pollution soared in New Delhi on June 14 to hazardous levels rarely seen outside winter months as sand blown from deserts enveloped the Indian capital in a...


Coli outbreak is over as new evidence points to tainted water

Earlier, officials tied eight illnesses at a jail in Alaska to whole head romaine lettuce grown at Harrison Farms in Yuma. Although the outbreak was linked to...


Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Springfield

Most people infected with the virus have either no symptoms or experience a mild illness such as fever, headache, and body aches. A Manhattan resident who ...


Feds charge 600 people in $2 billion opioid fraud

Authorities said the nationwide schemes involved billing Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance companies for medically unnecessary prescription drugs and ...


Only 23% of Americans Get Enough Exercise, a New Report Says

The CDC report, published Thursday, reveals that this goal was surpassed; 22.9% meet it. Not only that, but "sociodemographic factors" also seem to matter. If y...


Mom Posts Serious Warning About Going Down the Slide with Your Kids

Heather Clare posted the picture on Facebook saying it was her annual public service announcement. The photo shows the child riding down a slide in her m...