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  • Health alert: Ground and tenderized bison products recalled

     
    Rocky Mountain Natural Meats of Henderson, Colo., is recalling approximately 66,000 pounds of ground and tenderized steak bison products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, accroding to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and...
  • Don't Let Poison Ruin Your Summer Vacation

    Don't Let Poison Ruin Your Summer Vacation
    Summer means trips to the beach, lake, and campgrounds and, unfortunately, prime time for some of the scariest types of accidental poisonings -- ones that occur far from home and medical advice or care. The good news is that you can call 800-222-1222...
  • Natural Remedies for Vacation Ailments

    Natural Remedies for Vacation Ailments
    While summer vacations symbolize fun and quality time together for families, they can frequently be strained with unplanned health problems. As any parent knows, traveling with kids can be challenging enough without any extra surprises. So rather than...
  • Mary’s Mama leaves `the world she loved so much.’

     
    Early Friday, my friend and colleague Mary Schmich posted to her Facebook page, “This morning Mary Ellen Findlay Schmich left the world she loved so much.” Mrs. Schmich, 87, whose wit, warmth and passion were well known to Tribune readers......
  • Some of uninsured can get health coverage by Aug. 1

    Some of uninsured can get health coverage by Aug. 1
    Floridians who have pre-existing illnesses and have been rejected for health insurance started signing up for coverage Thursday after a new federal program opened its doors. An estimated 750,000 in Florida and 7 million nationwide are eligible for a...
  • Limited recall issued for Chicken of the Sea canned solid white tuna in water

     
    Tri-Union Seafoods is issuing a recall of a limited amount of Chicken of the Sea brand 12-ounce solid white tuna in water. Because of a production error, the product does not meet the company's standards for seal tightness, and the company is conducting...
  • College Baseball: Bibona top of CLASS

    Baseball All-American Danny Bibona, who twice earned Big West Conference Pitcher of the Year honors at UC Irvine, is the winner of the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award, it was announced Friday. The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I baseball...
  • Canned beef products distributed to Florida included in new recall

     
    Sampco is recalling approximately 61,000 pounds of cooked canned and frozen beef products that may contain the animal drug Ivermectin. The following products are subject to recall: *12 oz. cans of “Deltina CORNED BEEF WITH JUICES” with the...
  • What's in your shopping bag? Bacteria

    What's in your shopping bag? Bacteria
    Way to go, all you planet-saving shoppers who've made the switch to reusable bags! But consider: "Reusable" doesn't mean "self-cleaning." Researchers at the University of Arizona and Loma Linda University queried shoppers headed into grocery stores in...
  • GCT of the Ovary Requires Follow-Up

    GCT of the Ovary Requires Follow-Up
    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 47-year-old wife was diagnosed with a rare granulosa cell tumor (GCT) of the ovary. Her treatment included surgery to remove the uterus and ovaries. The tumor was stage 1, but we are nervous about a recurrence. What can she or her...
  • Reform Will Keep More Young Adults on Parents' Policies

    Reform Will Keep More Young Adults on Parents' Policies
    One of the first provisions of the federal healthcare overhaul—allowing young adults to stay on their parents' health insurance until they turn 26—is expected to make a big dent in the number of uninsured young people this year. The change...