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US lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teeth
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NEW YORK (AP) -- The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride in drinking water because some kids are getting too much, causing white splotches on their teeth....

Source of Ohio botulism cases likely was potato salad
LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) -- Health officials say the likely source of the botulism outbreak that killed one person and sickened many others at an Ohio church potluck dinner was home-canned potatoes used in a potato salad....

Washington gov. signs overhaul of medical marijuana market
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OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Nearly two decades after voters passed a medical marijuana law that often left police, prosecutors and even patients confused about what was allowed, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Friday attempting to clean up that largely unregulated system and harmonize it with Washington's new market for recreational pot....





Hawaii poised to become 1st state to raise smoking age to 21
HONOLULU (AP) -- A bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 cleared the Legislature on Friday and is headed to the governor....

Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alert
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- An Indiana county is experiencing nearly daily increases in new HIV infections tied to intravenous drug use, and health officials hope the situation prompts other states to closely track their hepatitis C and HIV rates to identify potential clusters of the diseases....

Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat - even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections....

2-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch now student aide
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- The highlights from Austin Hatch's first season at Michigan still resonate, even as he gives up his playing role on the basketball team....

Teen who fought cancer treatment heads home from hospital
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A 17-year-old girl forced by the courts to undergo chemotherapy for her cancer has finished that treatment and was released Monday from a hospital where she had been confined since December....

The Latest: Courthouse empties after Day 1 of Holmes trial
5:55 p.m. MDT...

Q&A: What is listeria? Bacteria found in Blue Bell ice cream
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Blue Bell Creameries is pulling all of its products off the shelves after samples of its ice cream tested positive for a potentially deadly bacteria - listeria....

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