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Blueberries Could Help Fight Cervical Cancer, Study SaysBlueberries are widely recommended as part of a heart-healthy diet, but did you know they can also play a role in fighting cervical cancer?
Hospitals Teaming Up To Start Not-For-Profit Drug Company To Combat Drugmakers' High PricesIn a Jan. 17 announcement by Intermountain Healthcare, the hospital network is teaming up with Ascension, SSM Health, and Trinity Health to combat rising prices of life-saving drugs.
Study Finds 75 Percent Of NYC High School Students Don't Get Enough SleepThe New York City Department of Health surveyed 8,500 public high school students in the five boroughs.
One's Gait Could Be An Important Indicator Of Future Health Problems, Study ShowsAnalyzing how people walk, known as their "gait," can predict brain problems years before other signs.
More Tips To Help Avoid Getting The FluThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says this year's flu season is one of the most intense they've seen in years. 
Hospital Reunites Teen with Staff Who Saved His Life 17 Years AgoHospital staff at Children's Medical Center in Dallas, TX were overcome with emotion reuniting with Caleb Johnson, a boy whose life they saved 17 years ago.
Brains Work Differently To Play Classical, Jazz MusicNeuroscientists see different brain patterns in jazz and classical pianists' brains, even when performing the same piece.
Walmart Offers New Kit That Will Turn Leftover Prescription Opioids Into Useless GelWalmart announced Wednesday that it will provide the packets free with opioid prescriptions filled at its 4,700 U.S. pharmacies.
Dr. Max Gomez Answers Your Flu QuestionsWhile the flu season is peaking, it will be weeks before it slows down. Dr. Max Gomez is here to answer your questions.
Conn. Health Department: 10-Year-Old Boy First Child To Die Of Flu-Related Illness This YearA 10-year-old boy in Connecticut is the first flu-related death of a child in the state this season. 
Google Blocking Addiction Center Ads Amid Dubious ReferralsGoogle is temporarily halting advertisements for addiction and rehabilitation centers following reports that the search giant was connecting people seeking drug addiction treatment with dubious referral services.
Fitness Tips From Jasson FinneyJasson Finney has been in shows such as “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” and the CBS drama “Person of Interest.” But when Finney is not acting, he is helping people lose weight to take their lives back.

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