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Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 at 06:45 PM EDT

40 Cases of Hepatitis A Linked to VA Tropical Smoothie Cafes

40 Cases of Hepatitis A Linked to VA Tropical Smoothie Cafes

Virginia health officials say there are now 40 confirmed cases of hepatitis A that are connected to frozen strawberries used at Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations across the state, up from 28 cases less than...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 03:06 PM EDT

Orlando Theme Parks Offer Bug Spray to Ease Zika Fears

Orlando Theme Parks Offer Bug Spray to Ease Zika Fears

Florida's major theme parks are now offering free bug repellent to visitors as concerns about mosquito-transmitted Zika virus mount. Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld Orlando on...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 07:42 AM EDT

Mylan Launching Generic Version of EpiPen

Mylan Launching Generic Version of EpiPen

Mylan says it will make available a generic version of its EpiPen, as criticism mounts over the price of its injectable medicine. The company said Monday that its U.S. subsidiary will put out a generic version...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 12:40 PM EDT

How to Get Kids Out the Door in the Morning

How to Get Kids Out the Door in the Morning

Anjali Varma, the owner of Kidville in Bethesda, has tips -- on everything from lunch to clothes to chores -- to help get everyone out the door on time and without a meltdown.

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 02:54 PM EDT

Could Clinton Save Obama's Struggling Health Overhaul?

Could Clinton Save Obama's Struggling Health Overhaul?

With the hourglass running out for his administration, President Barack Obama's health care law is struggling in many parts of the country. Double-digit premium increases and exits by big-name insurers...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 08:03 PM EDT

Officials: Md. Man Without Symptoms Spread Zika Through Sex

Officials: Md. Man Without Symptoms Spread Zika Through Sex

A Maryland man with no symptoms spread Zika through sex, according to U.S. health officials.