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The International Agency for Research on Cancer dampens fears of coffee drinking but warns against excessively hot drinks

Coffee Doesn't Cause Cancer After All, Says World Health Organization

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A dreaded superbug found for the first time in a U.S. woman

Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae: CRE For the first time, the CDC is categorizing antibiotic-resistant organisms by threat level. That's because, in their conservative estimates, more than 2 million people get antibiotic-resistant infections each year, and at least 23,000 die because current drugs no longer stop their infections.
Credit: 	Centers for Disease Control


WHO: Yellow fever outbreak is ‘serious and of great concern’

Angolan military administers a yellow fever vaccine to a child at 'Quilometro 30' market, Luanda, Angola.


Zika virus sparks ‘public health emergency’

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