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California adopts right-to-die leg. after gov. signs bill

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Monday, October 5, 2015, 8:33 PM ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images Governor Jerry Brown said he had consulted members of the Catholic Church, which is opposed to the bill, as well as physicians and friends in the ...

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New findings could lead to first birth control pill for men

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, October 2, 2015, 3:40 PM iStock Scientists have found a way to cause temporary infertility in male mice — and the breakthrough could lead to the first birth control pill for men. The findings, reported ...

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Mother running NYC Marathon one year after a massive stroke

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, October 2, 2015, 4:29 PM © John Russo 2015 This mother is running for her life. Merideth Gilmor will attempt to finish the TCS New York City Marathon next month, exactly one year to the ...

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EPA sets stricter ozone limits, disappointing all sides

The Associated Press Friday, October 2, 2015, 6:06 AM SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images The Environmental Protection Agency said the new standard of 70 parts per billion will reduce exposure to dangerous ozone pollution and improve air quality enough to save hundreds ...

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Breast cancer survivor turns scars into beautiful tattoos

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, September 25, 2015, 3:36 PM Dana Donofree This breast cancer survivor transformed her scars into a celebration of her life. Philadelphia resident Dana Donofree underwent a bilateral mastectomy five years ago after she was diagnosed ...

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cosmetic companies have selfie consideration

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, September 25, 2015, 3:58 PM VladimirFLoyd/Getty Images/iStockphoto Lights. iPhone. Selfie. With the selfie sensation seeming to stick, some makeup companies are now considering the smartphone in their test process, according to a report. In addition ...

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Six overlooked towns to have an adventure in

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, September 25, 2015, 5:00 PM CRALAN DEUTSCH/AP Bordered by the Shawangunk Mountains, New Paltz is just a hop, skip and jump away from Mohonk Preserve and Minnewaska State Park Preserve. The weather may be getting ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Au Bon Pain changes hospital menu after criticism

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, September 25, 2015, 2:30 AM Alvarez, Enid/New York Daily News Au Bon Pain’s location at Jacobi Medical Center is seen here. The eatery has improved its hospital menu to meet city nutritional standards. It’s all ...

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People who fidget live longer: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 6:33 PM Catherine Yeulet/Getty Images/iStockphoto Keep twiddling those thumbs — fidgeting is good for your health, according to a new study. Small, repetitive movements may help fight off the adverse health impacts ...

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Families caring for child with cancer struggle financially

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 6:40 PM iStock Caring for a kid with cancer is devastating — emotionally and financially. One in four families whose children were being treated for cancer lost more than 40% of their ...

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