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Where are America's healthiest (and least healthy) cities?

Based on 40 key metrics such as cost of doctor visits and fruit and vegetable consumption, here's a look at where health is — and isn't — a priority in the United States. Read more

Board ties on Stillson location, to call emergency meeting

SARAH SEIFERT Chippewa Herald

At a Tuesday meeting, the Chippewa Falls School Board voted twice on the location of a new Stillson… Read more

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Where are America's healthiest (and least healthy) cities?

Based on 40 key metrics such as cost of doctor visits and fruit and vegetable consumption, here's a look at where health is — and isn't — a priority in the United States. Read more

Idaho Blue Cross Jumps Into Controversial Market For Plans That Bypass ACA Rules

Focus turns to whether the Trump administration will challenge Idaho’s move to allow such plans to be sold to individuals. Read more

Maryland Offers Many Insured Men Free Vasectomy Coverage

But state officials are trying to get assurances from the Internal Revenue Service that the new law does not conflict with federal rules for health savings accounts. Read more

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Which candies pack the most sugar?

While it's unlikely that candy will ever be classified as healthy fare, some confections have a lot more sugar jam-packed into their bright… Read more

These are the 25 least active places in the US

Most Americans don't get the recommended amount of physical activity, but these 25 places are the worst off. Read more

How to give the gift of life's building blocks for the holidays

Stumped about holiday gifts? Reach for the stuff of life itself. Read more

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Verzenio Approved for Advanced Breast Cancer

FRIDAY, Sept. 29, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Verzenio (abemaciclib) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat women with certain advanced forms of breast cancer, the most common cancer in the United States. Read more

Health Highlights: Sept. 29, 2017

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Read more

Health Tip: Recognizing Prostate Cancer

(HealthDay News) -- Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer among men. And black men are more likely to get the disease, and twice as likely to die from it, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says. Read more