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How safe is the “5 second rule”?

Researchers have tested the "5 second rule" to see how many germs were found on the food. The time the food spent on the floor and the type …

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Habanero peppers cause school evacuation

Students coming in after recess had reported eye and skin irritations. Thirty kids and a teacher's aide were eventually treated for symptoms…

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Severe obesity in kids on the rise

Obese children are more likely to have high cholesterol, high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes later in life, according to the Centers for…

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New regulations on addictive painkillers

Massachusetts largest health insurer is taking steps they say could help curb the drug problem in our state. They're limiting the number of …