WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating a tub of popcorn at the movie theater.
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The human head weighs about a dozen pounds. But as the neck bends forward and down, the weight on the cervical spine begins to increase.
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WASHINGTON – We’re fat – and we’re getting fatter. One estimate from earlier this year found that almost one-third of the world was now obese (that’s more than 2 billion people) and that number has been rising, significantly, for decades.
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- Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood
CONAKRY, Guinea – It was a highway robbery, but the bandits got more than they bargained for when they stopped a taxi in Guinea and made off with blood samples that are believed to be infected with the deadly Ebola virus.Friday - Health
- Study will test survivors’ blood to treat Ebola
A coalition of companies and aid groups announced plans Tuesday to test experimental drugs and collect blood plasma from Ebola survivors to treat new victims of the disease in West Africa.Wednesday - Health