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  • Nova Max glucose test strips recalled for faulty readings

    Nova Max glucose test strips recalled for faulty readings
    Nova Diabetes Care is recalling up to 62 million glucose test strips that show an incorrect high sugar level reading, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday. The voluntary recall was announced by the company Friday for products sold as...
  • Heart procedures like Bush's becoming 'routine,' cardiologists say

    Heart procedures like Bush's becoming 'routine,' cardiologists say
    President George W. Bush's successful heart surgery, which involved placement of a stent in a coronary artery, is performed roughly a million times a year nationwide, sometimes without even a night in the hospital, according to cardiologists. “The...
  • Toyota trial opens in suit over fatal crash

    Toyota trial opens in suit over fatal crash
    Toyota Motor Corp. has battled hundreds of lawsuits in recent years related to sudden acceleration. But a landmark trial began Thursday with opening statements in a Los Angeles County Superior Court. Other litigation has focused on whether there is an...
  • At Chapman's Stroke Boot Camp, small steps add up to richer lives

     At Chapman's Stroke Boot Camp, small steps add up to richer lives
    At Alison McKenzie's summer camp, her counselors organize all the usual activities: arts and crafts, dance lessons, Olympics-style competitions. Like at any summer camp, people blossom, lose their fears, find strength they didn't know they had and make...
  • Los Angeles bluesman Artwork Jamal dead at 47

    Los Angeles bluesman Artwork Jamal dead at 47
    Artwork Jamal once remarked that he not only sang the blues, he lived the blues. Someday, his history of hard luck and ill health may be spun into verse. But the powerful, deep-voiced Los Angeles native will sing no more. Jamal, 47, died Aug. 6 from...
  • New York Mayor Bloomberg may also cure dementia

    New York Mayor Bloomberg may also cure dementia
    New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced his latest health initiative this week: He’s banning elevators! OK, not really. But he did say he was planning to introduce legislation that would inspire New Yorkers to take the stairs by making staircases...
  • More U.S. moms embrace breastfeeding, led by Idaho and California

    More U.S. moms embrace breastfeeding, led by Idaho and California
    Breastfeeding is on the rise in the U.S., with 77% of new mothers nursing their newborns and nearly half sticking with it for at least six months, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC’s 2013...
  • Long John Silver's serves least healthful meal, food watchdog says

    Long John Silver's serves least healthful meal, food watchdog says
    Food-focused watchdog group Center for Science in the Public Interest has its hooks in Long John Silver’s, accusing the seafood chain of serving the least healthful meal in the country. The advocacy group said it ran laboratory tests on the chain&...
  • Parents' convictions in prayer death upheld by Wisconsin justices

    Parents' convictions in prayer death upheld by Wisconsin justices
    MADISON, Wis.—A mother and father who prayed instead of seeking medical help as their daughter died in front of them were properly convicted of homicide, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. Eleven-year-old Madeline Kara Neumann died of...
  • Gluten-free stores offer shoppers freedom from label-reading

    Gluten-free stores offer shoppers freedom from label-reading
    ORANGE, Calif. -- When Bridget Reilly and her young son began eating gluten-free, she also began to find grocery shopping a real headache. So many labels to read, so much food her family didn’t really like and she didn’t really like feeding...
  • Paula Deen burns herself again

    Paula Deen burns herself again
    Did no one pay attention when David Letterman, forced by a blackmailer to make an adulterous affair public, revealed the secret to handling a personal scandal? You show up, own up and shut up. Unfortunately, celebrity chef Paula Deen opted for the...