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While statins are the go-to therapy for lowering cholesterol, new research suggests other treatments can also reduce the risk of future heart problems
The Alabama man is accused of importing the Chinese drug and selling it to gas stations
Doctors say the first baby has been born with DNA from 3 people: mother, father and an egg donor. The controversial technique was designed to prevent a genetic disease from being passed to the baby. CBS News' Kenneth Craig reports.
One type of fat is more often linked to high blood sugar and diabetes, increasing the risk for cardiovascular disease

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E. Coli Worries Trigger Adams Farm Meat Recall

Benefits seen with 1 hour a day, but behavioral problems rose after 9 hours a week

Dietary changes, other meds and even surgery also can help lower cholesterol levels, study finds

Study links deep belly fat to greater odds for cardiovascular risk factors

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A city worker fumigates the area to control the spread of mosquitoes at a university in BangkokThailand ruled out on Wednesday Zika as the cause of two cases of microcephaly but is investigating two other cases that could be the first linked to Zika in Southeast Asia of the condition that results in babies being born with small heads. Microcephaly is a rare birth defect that has been linked, in Brazil in particular, to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is spreading in Southeast Asia. Thai health authorities said on Tuesday they were investigating four suspected cases of Zika-related microcephaly in three babies and a 36-week old unborn baby.


SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) — Tyson Foods Inc. says it's voluntarily recalling more than 132,000 pounds of chicken nuggets after receiving reports that "hard, white plastic" was found in some nuggets.
Study found some stroke patients benefited from early clot removal.
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Patients who get tattoos to cover facial skin grafts and scars may feel happier with both their appearance and quality of life, a Dutch study suggests. The practice of using tattoos to cover damaged skin isn’t that new. “Scar and skin graft color abnormalities can result in impaired physical, psychological, and social well-being, especially in the facial area that is constantly visible to the patient and others,” van de Langenberg, a researcher at Diakonessen Hospital in Utrecht, said by email.
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Giving stimulants to kids with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may not help them complete homework or get better grades, a small study suggests. Researchers tested the effectiveness of medication against behavioral interventions in 75 children that attended a summer school program with classes each weekday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for eight weeks. “Long-acting stimulant medications haven’t been shown to help with homework performance despite companies advertising their utility for homework time,” said lead study author Brittany Merrill, a researcher at the Center for Children and Families at Florida International University in Miami.