HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training
04/14/2014 12:10 PM EDT - A HIIT session of 30 minutes or less has been shown to accelerate weight loss and boost metabolism, with one session helping your body burn calories for up to 24 hours after exercise. Full Story
Official: Mosquito-borne diseases could hit state 'any time now'
By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- If 2015 turns out to be a typical year for mosquito-borne diseases, positive cases should start turning up "anytime now," according to a state veterinarian who said a gap remains in understanding the annual cycle of the deadly eastern equine encephalitis. Full Story
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Only small increase in US girls getting cervical cancer shot
07/30/2015 09:44 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — More U.S. girls are getting a controversial vaccine, but the increase last year was only slight. Full Story
Brilinta? Brintellix? FDA warns of drug name mix-ups
07/30/2015 09:43 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that some doctors and pharmacies are getting confused by the similar names of an antidepressant and a blood-thinning medicine. Full Story
Lawsuit accuses CVS of overcharging for generic drugs
07/30/2015 09:53 PM EDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in San Francisco. Full Story
Fluoride debate hits Colorado's largest water utility
07/30/2015 10:08 PM EDT - DENVER (AP) — Colorado's largest supplier of public drinking water is in the midst of a debate over how much fluoride — if any — to put into its delivery system after the federal government announced new standards in April. Full Story
Feds release updated strategy against AIDS in America
07/30/2015 02:17 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials have updated their strategic plan for fighting AIDS, setting new goals for reducing infections and deaths. Full Story
NYC health department investigates Legionnaire's outbreak
07/30/2015 07:56 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Department of Health is investigating an outbreak of Legionnaire's disease in the South Bronx. Full Story
Cops: Man impersonated brother to avoid $7K in unpaid tolls
FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey motorist assumed his brother's identity to avoid $7,500 in unpaid tolls after he was stopped for not paying another toll on the George Washington Bridge. Full Story
HBO chief says 'Game of Throne' could wrap after 8 seasons
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Thursday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs: ——— GAME OVER? Full Story
Was Woody Allen the 'paternal' figure Soon-Yi Previn needed?
Director says in an interview that his two-decade marriage to Mia Farrow's adopted daughter works because she 'responded to someone who was paternal.'