Drug epidemic ensnares 25-year-old pill for nerve pain
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Drug epidemic ensnares 25-year-old pill for nerve pain

US health officials are grappling with a new drug of abuse: a 25-year-old generic nerve pain pill

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A cancer screening flop: Few smokers seek free lung scans
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A cancer screening flop: Few smokers seek free lung scans

Less than 2 percent of those eligible for lung cancer screening have sought it

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Bevin names new Health and Family Services Cabinet secretary

Adam Meier will be the new secretary of the Health and Family Services Cabinet

Public invited to organ rededication concert in Hannibal
Hannibal News

Public invited to organ rededication concert in Hannibal

Trinity Episcopal Church's newly restored 1929 Kilgen organ will be rededicated during a concert featuring the organ at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 17, at the church, 213 N. Fourth St. in Hannibal.

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Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states

Strawberry tells Crossing crowd he's content with new mission in life
Quincy News

Strawberry tells Crossing crowd he's content with new mission in life

The New Straw was on display Thursday night at the Crossing in Quincy, as former big league baseball star and ex-prison inmate Darryl Strawberry spoke to a live crowd of 1,500 about how he turned his life around by turning to God.

AP Investigation: Fish billed as local isn't always local
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AP Investigation: Fish billed as local isn't always local

An Associated Press investigation finds that a leading sustainable seafood distributor who promised wild-caught, domestic fish traceable back to a dock has been duping chefs across the U.S.

Fewer US teens smoking, doing drugs ... and drinking milk
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Fewer US teens smoking, doing drugs ... and drinking milk

Survey shows fewer US teens smoking, having sex, doing drugs .... and drinking milk

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Plans for Iowa psychiatric hospital worry residents

Some neighbors are speaking out against plans to build a 100-bed psychiatric hospital in a Des Moines suburb

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FDA clears 1st generic film strip of addiction drug Suboxone

U.S. regulators approve 1st generic version of an under-the-tongue treatment for opioid addiction