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Infectious disease making comeback in Galveston County,...

A disease that was thought to be eradicated 60 years ago might be making a comeback in Galveston county.

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Protesters urge dollar stores to stop selling items with...

Concerned consumers held signs and chanted outside a Family Dollar on Lawndale Street Wednesday, urging the store and others like it to stop selling products they say are riddled with toxic chemicals.

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FDA moves to add warnings to liquid nicotine

The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to add exposure warning labels and child-resistant packaging to liquid nicotine.

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How veterans cope with with holiday fireworks

While some may not realize that fireworks can be a source of stress for some veterans, there's a movement to make sure Fourth of July revelers realize it.

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Where sugar might be hiding in your child's diet

Trading cookies and candy for yogurt and granola bars may not be as healthy as parents believe. In fact, some food marketed to children and parents contains more sugar than desserts on grocery shelves.

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Legionnaires disease scare at Galveston prison hospital

KPRC 2 was sent a memo that was issued to UTMB employees that reveals a high level of bacteria in the water at the TDCJ hospital, which is the prisoners' hospital and not the public facility.

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Childhood cancer survival rates improve

Children diagnosed with cancer in today's age won't have to worry as much about the long-term heart and lung complications that they used to. It's a result of gentler, more targeted treatment.

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This milkshake is made with 96 crickets

On Wednesday, the Wayback burger chain is launching a milkshake made with dried cricket powder at all its 100 U.S. locations.

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Mud racers sickened after ingesting feces on course

More than 1,000 participants in a mud race in France were sickened after they ingested fecal matter that was mixed in with the mud and dirt.

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California governor signs vaccine bill

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation outlawing a family's personal and religious beliefs as reasons to exempt their children from school vaccinations.

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