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UN expert: Junk food is a human rights concern
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- A U.N. expert says junk food is a human rights concern....

Girls & autism: It can be subtle, or absent for some at risk
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Think autism and an image of an awkward boy typically emerges. The developmental disorder is at least four times more common in boys, but scientists taking a closer look are finding some gender-based surprises: Many girls with autism have social skills that can mask the condition. And some girls are born without autism despite the same genetic mutations seen in boys with the condition....

Pediatricians: Babies should sleep in same room as parents
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for infants to be kept in their parents' bedroom at night for six months to a year to reduce the risk of sleep-related death....

Gates Foundation gives University of Washington $210 million
SEATTLE (AP) -- The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is giving the University of Washington $210 million to help build a new facility to advance efforts to improve the health and well-being of people worldwide, officials said Tuesday....

US Embassy issues last-minute visa to ailing Pakistani girl
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- The U.S. Embassy in Islamabad has issued a last minute-visa to an ailing 6-year-old Pakistani girl desperately in need of surgery in the United States....

Obama health plan hit by double-digit premium hikes
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That's sure to stoke another "Obamacare" controversy days before a presidential election....

One-fourth of US cancer deaths linked with 1 thing: smoking
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. The rate is highest among men in Southern states where smoking is more common and the rules against it are not as strict....

As Medicaid loses stigma, election may cloud its future
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Medicaid, often stigmatized among government health care programs, is finally coming into its own....

AP FACT CHECK: Health insurance costs up, but not doubling
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A claim from the final presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:...

Lawmakers demand answers on leukemia drug price hikes
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two top lawmakers on Thursday demanded information from a drug company that has raised prices on a leukemia drug, calling increases of tens of thousands of dollars a sign the company puts profits before patients....


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