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Hundreds of Chinese Cities Don’t Meet Air Standards, Report Finds
New York Times - Health : April 21, 2015, 9:11 am
More than 90 percent of 360 Chinese cities failed to meet national air quality standards in the first three months of this year, according to a study released by Greenpeace East Asia.
Oklahoma Recognizes Role of Drilling in Earthquakes
New York Times - Health : April 21, 2015, 5:30 am
The state introduced a website detailing the evidence behind that conclusion Tuesday, abandoning years of official skepticism.
Q&A: Marijuana and the Body
New York Times - Health : April 20, 2015, 10:43 am
Leaving aside questions of addiction and brain effects, what is known about the effects of marijuana on things like the lungs and digestive tract?
New Genetic Tests for Breast Cancer Hold Promise
New York Times - Health : April 20, 2015, 9:01 am
Two advances in tests for the genes that carry an added risk of breast cancer promise to make the process less expensive and more precise.
Well: Tylenol May Blunt Emotions, and Not Just Pain
New York Times - Health : April 20, 2015, 8:14 am
Acetaminophen (Tylenol) is a popular pain reliever, but it may also blunt emotions, both positive and negative, a new study shows.