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Best Ways to Fight Bloating and Digestive Distress

HEALTH | Apr 22
Dr. Robynne Chutkan joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss tips from her new book, "The Bloat Cure: 101 Natural Solutions for Real and Lasting Relief."

Still Many Questions About Zika's Threat to Pregnant Women

SCIENCE | By Lauren Neergaard | Apr 20
Zika may stand convicted of causing devastating birth defects but there still are lots of questions about how much of a threat the virus poses to pregnant women, and what to do about it.

Study Backs Pancreas Cell Transplants for Severe Diabetes

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Apr 19
Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes - and a new study shows they can protect the most seriously ill patients from a life-threatening complication of the disease.

US Officials: The more We Learn About Zika, the Scarier It Is

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Apr 12
The more researchers learn about the Zika virus, the scarier it appears, federal health officials said Monday as they urged more money for mosquito control and to develop vaccines and treatments.

BPA Found in Food Cans, Study Finds

HEALTH | Apr 12
It was in every Campbell's product sampled, 71 percent of Del Monte products and half of General Mills cans.

Subway Posting Calories Nationally as Regulation Lags

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Apr 8
Subway is moving ahead and posting calorie counts on menu boards nationally despite another delay in a federal rule requiring the information.

FDA Approves Descovy, Fixed-Dose HIV ART Medication

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 7
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Descovy, a combination HIV drug developed by biologic drugmaker Gilead Sciences.

Federal Report Says Global Warming Making U.S. Sick

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Apr 7
Man-made global warming is making America sicker, and it's only going to get worse, according to a new federal government report.

Mysterious Blood Infection Spreading Across Midwest

HEALTH | Apr 1
A bacteria called Elizabethkingia has been spreading across the Midwestern United States, where it has caused at least 17 deaths.

What You Really Need to Know About Your Physician

HEALTH | Mar 31
The new cover story in Consumer Reports out Tuesday is called, "What you don't know about your doctor could hurt you."

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