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  • Health officials perplexed by vaccination skeptics

    Certain that they are right, struggling to find ways to get their message across, public health officials are exasperated by their inability to persuade more U.S. parents to vaccinate their children.
  • Man, 2 dogs rescued from icy marsh in Revere

    Firefighters in Revere rescued a man and his two dogs from an icy marsh. Authorities say the dogs ran into the marsh Thursday morning and became stranded when a piece of ice they were on floated about 500 feet from the shore. The man tried to rescue...

    Everyone agrees: It's cold, but could get colder across US

    Much of the U.S. continued to shiver and suffer in bitter cold Thursday. Temperatures and wind chills dipped near zero or below in the Midwest, Northeast and even the South — where people were most unaccustomed to the weather-related road hazards,...

    Researchers seek device to help paralyzed man communicate

    Two California engineering professors and a graduate student visited the Naugatuck home of a paralyzed, mute man late last week, trying to create a device that would allow him to communicate. "I was surprised at his willingness and his openness and the...

    Major advance in stroke care: Brain stents to remove a clot greatly lower risk of disability

    Stroke experts are reporting a major advance: Stents similar to the ones used to open clogged heart arteries also can be used to clear a blood clot in the brain, greatly lowering the risk a patient will end up disabled. Patients treated with these...