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Long Beach receives $2.4M to prevent lead poisoning

(CNS) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded the city of Long Beach $2.4 million to rehabilitate homes with lead-based paint, city officials said yesterday. The grant money will be used over […]

03/31/2012

Sit at your own peril

More research shows just how bad it is for your health to sit around all day. Australian researchers say they have found that in people 45 years and older, sitting for 11 or more hours […]

03/29/2012

Clue found to predicting heart attack

California scientists are hunting for ways to predict who’s about to have a heart attack, and they say they’ve found a key clue. Most heart attacks happen when fatty deposits in an artery burst open […]

03/22/2012

Watson: from Jeopardy to diagnosing cancer

After watching him beat the world’s best Jeopardy players, who would think Watson could learn even more? IBM’s speedy computer will be getting some training at the renowned Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan. Project […]

03/22/2012

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