Health

tbralnina
June 16, 2019 - 12:27 pm
Some Ragu pasta sauces now under a nationwide recall because the sauce may contain plastic fragments. Mizkan America said there are no consumer complaints or reports of injuries, but the maker of Ragu is recalling the sauces out of an abundance of caution. The recall affects the following products...
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FILE - In this March 21, 2016 file photo, the Flint Water Plant water tower is seen in Flint, Mich. Prosecutors dropped all criminal charges Thursday, June 13, 2019, against eight people in the Flint water scandal and pledged to start the investigation from scratch. The defendants include Michigan's former health director, Nick Lyon, who was charged with involuntary manslaughter. He was accused of failing to timely alert the public about an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that occurred in 2014-15 when Flint was drawing improperly treated water from the Flint River. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
June 14, 2019 - 4:28 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A surprise decision by Michigan prosecutors to drop all pending charges in the Flint water crisis and restart a three-year investigation is a reminder of the legal complexities surrounding the disaster. Seven of 15 people had taken plea deals with no jail time, and their...
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Cannabis, Marijuana
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Barbara Schwarz
June 11, 2019 - 7:19 am
AUSTIN (1080 KRLD) - Governor Abbott has until Sunday to veto an expanded medical marijuana bill. It expands the use of low THC cannaboid product to people suffering from multiple sclerosis, terminal cancer, Parkinson's disease and more. As of now it's only allowed for people with intractable...
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adisa
June 09, 2019 - 11:23 am
Kroger owned grocery stores across the country are pulling frozen berries from their shelves due to a possible Hepatitis A contamination. The FDA and Kroger made the announcement on Friday. The recalled fruit are branded: 'Private Selection' and include 'Frozen Triple Berry Medley' in 16 and 48 oz...
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In this Dec. 23, 2018, photo provided by Jodi Robinson, a scooter Andrew Hardy was riding sits near the car that hit him while riding the scooter in Los Angeles. Doctors told Hardy he’d likely be paralyzed for life. Five months later, he has learned to walk again. But he says he’ll never ride another scooter. (Jodi Robinson via AP)
June 06, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Andrew Hardy was crossing the street on an electric scooter in downtown Los Angeles when a car struck him at 50 miles per hour and flung him 15 feet in the air before he smacked his head on the pavement and fell unconscious. The 26-year-old snapped two bones in each leg, broke a thighbone,...
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