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FDA to revoke soy health claim

by Debra Goldschmidt and Jacqueline Howard WASHINGTON – The US Food and Drug Administration called into question Monday the authorized health

Privacy groups warn of perils in smartwatches for kids

Activist and consumer groups fear that smartwatches for kids, instead of keeping children safe, could make them vulnerable to hackers or criminals

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Undocumented Asian youth immigrants eye DACA future

by Kate Sullivan WASHINGTON (CNN) – Agnes Lee, 22, is a Korean-born corporate banker working for a huge US financial firm on Wall

Trump to phase out program protecting young immigrants

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday ordered an end to the Obama-era executive action that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation and called

Indian-American to head White House regulatory affairs office

WASHINGTON (PTI) – Indian-American lawyer Neomi Rao has been confirmed by the US Senate to lead the White House’s Office of

Republicans voice growing doubts on U.S. healthcare bill’s fate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans expressed increasing pessimism on Sunday about the prospects for the healthcare bill in the U.S. Senate aimed at rolling

Tobacco use among US students dropped sharply in 2016: study

WASHINGTON | AFP – Tobacco use among American middle and high school students — especially electronic cigarette use — declined sharply in 2016

Anti-diabetes drug also ‘lessens kidney, heart disease’ risk

WASHINGTON | AFP – An anti-diabetic drug that lowers blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetes sufferers also significantly

Obesity affects one in 10 worldwide: study

WASHINGTON | AFP | 6/12/2017 – More than one in 10 people worldwide are now obese, with weight-related health problems claiming

Pranay Varada of Texas wins 2017 National Geographic Bee, Scholarship

WASHINGTON, DC – Pranay Varada of Irving, Texas, a 14-year-old at DeWitt Perry Middle School, took top honors at the 29th