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EPA Issues Tougher Rules on Ozone Emissions
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New regulations to
reduce emissions of the smog-causing pollutant ozone from power
plants and factories were issued Wednesday by the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency.
New Device May Make Mammograms More Comfortable
TUESDAY, Nov. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Dutch researchers have developed a device that may reduce the discomfort many women feel during a mammogram while preserving the quality of the image.
Blue-Eyed People May Face Higher Melanoma Risk
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New research
suggests that genes tied to blue eyes and red hair could put people
at higher risk for moles or freckling in childhood, which are often
precursors to the deadly skin cancer melanoma later in life.
Get Ready for the Great American Smokeout
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The third Thursday
of November is almost here, and that's a key annual date for many
health advocates -- the Great American Smokeout.