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FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2016, file photo, an Aedes aegypti mosquito known to carry the Zika virus, is photographed through a microscope at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil. India has reported three cases of the Zika virus for the first time, including two pregnant women who delivered healthy babies. The World Health Organization said in a statement released Friday that the three cases that India reported to the WHO on May 15 were detected through routine blood surveillance in a hospital in Ahmadabad, Gujarat's capital. Two cases were detected in February and November last year, while a third case was detected in January this year. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)
India reports its first 3 cases of the Zika virusIndia has reported its first three cases of the Zika virus, including two pregnant women who delivered healthy babies
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Albania returning Brazil poultry shipment with salmonellaAlbanian food authorities say they have decided to turn back to Brazil 26 metric tons of poultry that were blocked after found with high levels of salmonella
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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. leaves a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefitsRepublicans want lower premiums, but quality health insurance doesn't come cheap
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In this May 23, 2017 photo, Bruno Abate, a chef/owner of a restaurant in Chicago, teaches inmates about cooking and nutrition at the Cook County Jail in Chicago. Inmates in the jail's medium-security Division 11 are now allowed to order pizzas made by inmates who are participating in the jail's "Recipe for Change" program while they wait for trial. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)
Chicago inmates can order fancy Italian pizza made in jailGourmet Italian pizzas can be delivered to your cell, if you get locked up in Chicago's Cook County Jail
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German kindergartens to name parents who skip vaccine adviceThe German government wants kindergartens to inform authorities if parents fail to prove they have attended a doctors' consultation on child vaccination
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FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2016 file photo, a visitor uses binoculars to see the North Korean territory from the unification observatory in Paju, South Korea.  South Korea approved Friday, May 26, 2017, a civic group to contact North Korea over aid programs, the first such approval since North Korea's nuclear test in January 2016. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man. File)
S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malariaSouth Korea OKs 1st civilian contact with North Korea since North's nuclear test in January 2016
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Botulism outbreak seems limited to 1 nacho-cheese sauce bagA woman who contracted botulism after eating nacho-cheese sauce sold at a California gas station is suing the business and the maker of the cheese dip
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Report: More Americans with Alzheimer's are dying at homeReport: 1 in 4 Alzheimer's disease deaths are now occurring at home _ a startling increase that marks a shift away from hospitals and nursing homes
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Graphic visualizes a national survey of Americans age 40 and older which reveals most are not prepared for long-term care.; 2c x 9 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 241 mm;
Poll: Older Americans want Medicare-covered long-term careAP Poll: Most older Americans think Medicare should have a major role in paying for ongoing living assistance
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FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, file photo, Blue Bridge Benefits LLC agent Patricia Sarabia, right, and Adolfo Briceno, left, with Spanish Speaking LLC, help a potential customer with Blue Cross Blue Shield at a kiosk promoting health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act, at Compare Foods in Winston-Salem, N.C. People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices in the coming year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina said Thursday, May 25, 2017, it wants a 23 percent price hike in 2018 because it doesn't expect crucial payments from the federal government to continue. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA marketsPeople shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018
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This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex, a medicine made from marijuana, but without TCH, in New York. According to a study published Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine the medicine cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, which strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits. (AP Photo/Kathy Young)
Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study saysA medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits
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New nurse being credited with saving life of plane passengerA nurse who has only been on the job for nine months is credited with saving the life of a fellow airplane passenger in a medical emergency
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