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Texoma Health Foundation teams up to launch 'Okay to Say' initiative


AP-NORC Poll: Americans of all stripes say fix health care


The good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effects


Flu death reported in Johnston County


FDA denies bid to drop some warnings from tobacco pouches


New app helps Sherman elementary school with flu prevention


Blue Bell: Testing helps create safe treats post-2015 recall


Blue Bell issues cookie dough ice cream recall


Grayson County reports first West Nile Virus death


Blue Bell issues chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream recall


Grayson College treating three buildings for mold


Zika mosquito in Ardmore


Big Food's biggest trend? Crusading against Big Food


City of Denison breaks ground on new park


Grayson Co. reports first human West Nile case of 2016


Local mosquito control company shares how to stay safe during spraying


City of Van Alstyne to spray Monday night for mosquitoes


Mylan launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen


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Americans in certain struggling regions of the country are dying from cancer at rising rates, despite the falling cancer death rate nationwide
Compared to whites, African-Americans are more likely to lose a loved one earlier in life, U.S. researcher says
The supplements are linked to muscle pain and other adverse effects similar to statins, new research finds
An unusual collaboration on caloric restrictions could open up "a whole new avenue for how we treat and prevent disease”

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Not enough data to advise for or against such screening, U.S. experts in prevention and medicine say

Over time, rapid effect of 'fat loading' could contribute to disease, researchers say

Digestive troubles, pain, skin irritation and arm swelling among possible problems

The supplements linked to muscle pain, other adverse effects similar to statins

4 million with conditions like heart disease, asthma gained health insurance

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The Mexico City policy stops funding for groups who provide abortion services.

The Flint Water Plant tower in Flint Michigan(Reuters) - Lead levels in Flint, Michigan's drinking water have receded below federal limits, state officials said on Tuesday, although they cautioned residents to continue using filtered water as work went on to replace the city's old lead pipes. Tests showed lead levels in the city's drinking water were 12 parts per billion (PPB) between July and December, below the federal limit of 15 PPB, Michigan officials said in a statement.


A man pushes his shopping cart down an aisle at a Home Depot store in New YorkThe U.S. budget deficit is expected to dip during the current fiscal year but balloon over the next decade, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said in a report on Tuesday that showed President Donald Trump inheriting a tricky long-term fiscal picture. The CBO projected the deficit, the amount that government expenditures exceed incoming revenue, to fall slightly to $559 billion in fiscal year 2017, which ends on Sept. 30, compared to $587 billion a year earlier, and it was seen lower still in 2018 at $487 billion. After that, according to the CBO, deficits are expected to grow steadily over the next decade to $1.4 trillion by fiscal 2027, in part due to costs associated with the retiring baby-boom generation.


File photo of Governor Dayton at Castile memorial picnic in St. Paul(Reuters) - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, who collapsed while delivering his state-of-the-state address to legislators in St. Paul, announced on Tuesday that he had been diagnosed with prostate cancer, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune newspaper reported. Dayton, 69, told reporters at a press conference that his outlook was good and that he planned to finish his term as governor, which ends in 2018, the Star-Tribune said.


The Latest: Ag agency halts public release of documentsPresident Donald Trump signed executive actions Tuesday to advance construction of the huge Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, moving aggressively to overhaul America's energy policy and dealing ...