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Minimal air pollution can trigger lung conditions in kids

Brief exposure to minuscule air pollution particles trigger acute lower respiratory infection in young children, according to research.

Researchers find genetic cause for Alzheimer’s, possible method to reverse it

Scientists at an independent biomedical research institution have reported a monumental breakthrough: The cause of the primary genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease, and a possible cure for the disease.

CDC investigating E. coli outbreak across 7 states

Public health investigators are working to determine the source of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 17 people.

Trump administration creates new exemptions under ACA mandate

The Trump administration rewrote rules regarding health care plans sold through Affordable Care Act marketplaces Monday, providing new exemptions to the law's individual mandate.

Onset of kids’ food allergies linked to infant wipes, genetics: study

Children's food allergies have been linked to genetics and environmental factors, including cleaning wipes and exposure to allergens, according to a study.