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Six Healthy Foods That Satisfy Every Urge!

FITNESS | By Troy Maillis | Jul 24
Regardless of one's motivation, getting in great shape is always a good idea and can only improve one's quality of life-especially in the bedroom. A healthy diet is key.

Making Healthy Choices While on Vacation

HEALTH | Jul 18
It's summertime, and many of us are packing our bags to go on a vacation. If you're new to implementing healthy lifestyle choices, it's important to make an effort to stick to your goals even while you're away from home.

With Millions Covered, 'Repeal and Replace' Gets Riskier

LEGAL | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 18
Donald Trump's plan for replacing "Obamacare" appears to be anything but solid. A nonpartisan analysis recently found it would make 18 million people uninsured.

Advocates Hope Shaming Drugmakers Discourages Price Spikes

CORPORATE | By Jonathan J. Cooper | Jul 10
Frustrated by the rising cost of prescription drugs, California health advocates hope sunlight and a dose of shame will discourage drugmakers from raising their prices too quickly or introducing new medications at prices that break the bank.

Pfizer Agrees to Note Addiction Risks in Opioid Marketing

CORPORATE | By Jason Keyser | Jul 7
The city of Chicago and Pfizer announced an agreement Wednesday committing the drugmaker to disclosing the serious risks of addiction in its marketing of prescription opioid painkillers.

North Korea, A Smokers' Paradise, Now Urging People to Quit

LEGAL | By Eric Talmadge | Jul 6
North Korea, one of the last bastions of free, unhindered smoking, is now officially trying to get its people to kick the habit.

FDA Approves First Pill to Treat All Forms of Hepatitis C

Federal health officials have approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.

U.S. Medical Schools Expand Training to Curb Painkiller Abuse

CORPORATE | By Collin Bikley | Jun 30
At first, the woman tried to hide her painkiller problem. She told the doctor that she still had pain from her past pregnancy, and that she just wanted a refill on her pain medication.

Debating the Science of Legal Medical Marijuana

HEALTH | Jun 22
A new survey from Prevention magazine found that 75 percent of Americans think medical marijuana should be legal

Experimental Zika Vaccine to Begin Human Testing

SCIENCE | By Matthew Perrone | Jun 20
An experimental vaccine for the Zika virus is due to begin human testing in coming weeks, after getting the green light from U.S. health officials.

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