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February 16, 2018 7:20 PM Euthanasia drug causes Gravy Train, Kibbles ‘N Bits recall

Drug used to put dogs down causes recall of Gravy Train, other dog food brands J.M. Smucker is “withdrawing” all lots of certain Gravy Train, Kibbles ’N Bits, Skippy and Ol’ Roy canned dog food products manufactured since 2016 because they might contain pentobarbital, a sedative used in pet euthanasia. “The FDA’s preliminary evaluation of the testing 16

February 16, 2018 1:40 PM Ram trucks recalled to fix problem with gear shifters

Fiat Chrysler is recalling about 229,000 Ram trucks, mostly in North America, because they can be shifted out of park without a key in the ignition or a foot on the brake. The recall covers certain 1500, 2500 and 3500 pickups. Also included are 3500, 4500 and 5500 Chassis Cab trucks. All are from 2017 and 2018 and have steering column shifters 18

February 15, 2018 10:13 PM Brazil yellow fever vaccine campaign struggling to meet goal

Brazil's Health Ministry says a massive yellow fever vaccination campaign has reached less than 20 percent of the targeted population since it began three weeks ago. Authorities have confirmed 407 cases in the current outbreak, including in areas not previously considered at risk. Of those, 118 have died. The campaign aims to vaccinate more than 20 million 21

February 15, 2018 8:57 PM This year's flu shots have been the least effective in the past decade

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows influenza virus particles. This year's flu shots haven't been effective in the last decade, and they have only reduced risk of illnesses by 36%, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released Thursday. The vaccines were most effective for children, and there was a 59% reduction 11

February 15, 2018 8:09 PM Spouses have strong influence on risk for alcohol abuse

(Reuters Health) - Spouses with uncontrolled drinking problems have a “large and rapid” influence on the likelihood their partner will also be diagnosed with an alcohol use disorder, according to a long-term study of married couples in Sweden. After a husband was first diagnosed with alcohol use disorder (AUD), his wife’s risk of a similar diagnosis 18

February 14, 2018 11:25 PM Esteban Loaiza Pleads Not Guilty In Cocaine Smuggling Case

Ex-MLB star Esteban Loaiza is fighting the charges in his cocaine smuggling case -- pleading not guilty to possessing more than 40 POUNDS of blow. The 46-year-old former All-Star pitcher appeared in court in his jailhouse jumpsuit -- where his lawyer told the judge he denies all of the allegations against him. As we previously reported, cops say Loaiza 22

February 14, 2018 7:16 PM FDA approves J&J prostate cancer treatment

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Johnson & Johnson’s Erleada treatment for use in prostate cancer patients whose cancer has not spread but continues to grow despite hormone therapy. The approval was based on a trial goal that measured the length of time tumors did not spread to other parts of the body, or death 21

February 13, 2018 3:31 PM Your makeup brushes are loaded with deadly bacteria—Here's how to wash them

No excuses, it's time to wash those brushes There are two types of makeup-wearers in this world: Those who regularly clean their brushes, and those who do not. In reality, we all know that we should fall into the former category, but it can be a hard habit to get into (hi, guilty). What's scary is that this isn't just a bad habit—It can be deadly. Dirty 35

February 11, 2018 7:28 PM Tension Rises Between Israel and Iran After Syria Clash

Reaction after fighter jet is shot down shows how competing aims could lead to a war The loss of an Israeli jet to Syrian fire over the weekend has raised the risk of a more forceful response from Israel to deter Iranian military expansion across its border, which could open up another front line in war-torn Syria. The clash began on Saturday morning 20

February 10, 2018 3:45 PM Spanish police confiscate 683 pounds of contraband eels at Madrid airport

Spanish police confiscated more than 680 pounds of young eels being smuggled out of the country. (Civil Guard) A giant amount of young eels - 683 pounds to be precise - were confiscated by Spanish police this week before they were smuggled out of the country and shipped to Asia. The Civil Guard announced Saturday that officers and customs agents at Madrid 29