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HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Trump heads to Capitol to press Congress on healthcare bill

President Donald Trump is working to persuade members of Congress to pass the American Health Care Act while both inside and outside of Washington, D.C.

Common jellyfish sting recommendations can make stings worse

New research suggests many of the recommendations for treating jellyfish stings don't work and can make matters worse.

Study shows moderate exercise may aid HCM patients

Research suggests a change in current treatment guidelines for people with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, or HCM, should include moderate exercise.

Study: College football players lack sufficient vitamin D

Researchers at the Hospital for Special Surgery, or HSS, in New York found in a new study that more than half of college football athletes participating in the NFL Combine lacked adequate levels of vitamin D.

Brazil meat packers accused of exporting rotten beef

Dozens of Brazilian government officials were suspended Friday amid allegations that some of the country's largest meat processors have been selling rotten and salmonella-tainted meat for years.