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Hillary Clinton Diagnosed With Pneumonia; Campaign Events Canceled

Questions are being raised after Hillary Clinton left a memorial for Sept. 11 victims due to feeling overheated. Later, her doctor revealed Clinton had been diagnosed with pneumonia last Friday.
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Can A Vegan Diet Give You All You Need? German Nutritionists Say 'Nein'

Berlin has become a vegan mecca, with ice cream shops, restaurants and even butchers catering to a plant-based diet. Now Germany's nutritionists warn that a vegan diet can't provide all a body needs.
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Desperate Mother's Call Leads To Wis. Dental Clinics That Treat Rural Poor

What if you had cavities and gum disease and couldn't find a dentist to treat you? That's the reality for millions of poor people who live in rural areas and have little or no access to dental care.
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Why Afghanistan Is Worried About The Meaty Feasts Of Eid Al-Adha

The way animals are transported and slaughtered for the major Muslim holiday has health officials concerned about the threat of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever.
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California Aims To Limit Surprise Medical Bills

California Gov. Jerry Brown has on his desk a bill that aims to protect patients' pocketbooks when they're billed for treatment by an out-of-network provider at an in-network facility.
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#NPRreads: 3 Great Stories To Bounce Around This Weekend

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.
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Marijuana Pays For Schools In Colorado — Kind Of — But How Will It Help Maine?

Colorado legalized recreational pot in 2012. Maine and four other states will vote on if to legalize it in November. We look at who's making money on pot in Colorado and who could benefit in Maine.
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Unwelcome Surprise: A Disease-Spreading Chigger Turns Up In Chile

The mite larvae that transmit scrub typhus were thought to live only in parts of Asia and Australia. Now three cases have been reported in an island off Chile's coast.
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Who Has More Faith In Vaccine Safety: Parents In France Or Bangladesh?

A survey of nearly 66,000 people worldwide reveals where parents have the most — and least — confidence in vaccines.
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Seeing A Mother's Alzheimer's As A Time Of Healing And Magic

Dana Walrath used her skills as an artist and medical anthropologist to chronicle her mother's final years with dementia. The process helped her see beyond the loss and embrace the moment.

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