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Dreamstime
November 21, 2018 - 6:42 pm
A joint Democrat-led Assembly and Senate committee is expected to discuss the package of measures Monday.
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Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Do not eat romaine lettuce. Period.
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This image provided by Hormel Foods Corporation shows the production code information on the side of the sleeve of Jennie-O-Turkey that is being recalled. Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey in an ongoing salmonella outbreak. Regulators say additional products from other companies could be named as their investigation continues. The products being recalled include 1-pound packages of raw, ground turkey and were shipped to retailers nationwide. Regulators say the product should be thrown away and not eaten. (Hormel Foods Corporation via AP)
November 16, 2018 - 4:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennie-O Turkey recalled ground turkey in a salmonella outbreak, and regulators say additional products from other companies could be named as their investigation continues. The recall was the first — not counting pet food — tied to a widespread and ongoing outbreak that has...
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November 16, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Health officials say an 11th patient has died amid an outbreak of a respiratory virus at a care facility in New Jersey.
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AP Photo/Steven Senne
November 14, 2018 - 6:31 am
The nation's leading e-cigarette maker is halting store sales of some flavors to deter use by kids.
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Smoking
Dreamstime
November 10, 2018 - 2:54 pm
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is planning to propose a ban on menthol cigarettes as it continues to crack down on nicotine products, including flavored e-cigs, reports say.
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(Craig Sherod Photography/AcelRx Pharmaceuticals via AP)
November 05, 2018 - 7:59 pm
The FDA has approved a new, super strong opioid painkiller - despite warnings it might be abused.
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Wanaque Pediatric
Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
November 01, 2018 - 9:17 am
Another child has died from viral outbreak at a Wanaque rehab center, bringing the death toll to 10.
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Raw Chicken
Dreamstime
October 22, 2018 - 10:12 am
HACKENSACK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- If you recently bought a ready-to-eat pork or chicken product that contains vegetables, then watch out. A Minnesota based company is recalling more than 212,000 lbs of products some of which were delivered to New Jersey. Buddy's Kitchen Inc. produced the products over...
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Dreamstime
October 21, 2018 - 1:16 pm
Multiple cases of a mysterious illness mimicking the symptoms of polio are under investigation in New York State.
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