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Australia cuts benefits for parents who don’t vaccinate 
Australia cuts benefits for parents who don’t vaccinate
Government benefits will not be offered to parents of kids who don’t get shots.
CDC warns prepackaged foods contain too much salt 
CDC warns prepackaged foods contain too much salt
Made for convenience, these instant meals might be loaded with high sodium.
Why this year’s flu shot is coming up short 
Why this year’s flu shot is coming up short
While the vaccine is not as effective as hoped, experts say it can still protect you.
How dangerous is secondhand smoke? 
How dangerous is secondhand smoke?
The CDC found that one in four nonsmokers are still being exposed to the harmful chemicals. Learn more.
Infographic: Why volume matters with fruits and veggies 
Infographic: Why volume matters with fruits and veggies
Increasing your daily fruit and vegetable consumption may lower your risk for stroke and cancer.
Infographic: Surviving winter’s grip  Featured
Infographic: Surviving winter’s grip
Take these steps to stay warm during this chilly season.
Overcoming the diagnosis of diabetes  Featured
Overcoming the diagnosis of diabetes
New recommendations encourage adults to get screened at an earlier age to avoid the risk of the disease.