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EMBARGOED FOR 6:30 P.M. EASTERN WEDNESDAY JAN. 16. Table looks at diet by region. A report by a high-profile panel of health experts says the optimal diet for people and the planet would cut back on red meat and boost whole grains, fruits and vegetables. ;
Less beef, more beans. Experts say world needs a new dietA report says limiting meat is optimal for people and the planet, but not everyone agrees
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FILE - This Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, file photo shows Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix. State regulators reportedly wanted to remove developmentally disabled patients from a Phoenix long-term care facility years before a woman in a vegetative state gave birth. The Arizona Republic reported Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, that Hacienda HealthCare faced a criminal investigation in 2016. The facility allegedly billed the state some $4 million in bogus 2014 charges for wages, transportation, housekeeping, maintenance and supplies. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
Third party to run center where comatose woman had babyAn Arizona care facility where a woman in a vegetative state was raped and then gave birth must relinquish control to an outside party
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Survey: Offensive sexual jokes top harassment list at UNA survey of sexual harassment within the far-flung United Nations system found that a third of respondents experienced at least one incident in the last two years _ most commonly sexual stories or jokes that were offensive
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The Latest: Comatose woman's family has hopes for reviewThe parents of an Arizona woman in a vegetative state who gave birth as a result of a rape hope an outside review of the facility where she lived will lead to change
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FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 file photo, Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during an appearance with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton where both Democrats called for codifying abortion rights into New York State law during a joint appearance at Barnard College in New York. Cuomo says Trump's Supreme Court nominees "don't even pretend to be objective jurists. They've already announced their intention to impose their morality on the nation and roll back Roe v. Wade." (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Battles expected in many states over abortion-related billsLegislators and activists will push this year to pass high-priority bills on abortion in statehouses across the United States
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Planned Parenthood challenges Wisconsin abortion lawsPlanned Parenthood of Wisconsin has filed a federal lawsuit seeking repeal of state laws that make it more difficult for women to receive abortions
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Chart shows nicotine vaping prevalence among teens from 2011-2018; 1c x 4 inches; 46.5 mm x 101 mm;
The best Rx for teens addicted to vaping? No one knowsNew dilemma in teen vaping epidemic: no approved medications to wean young people off nicotine
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Court orders Italian govt to publicize cellphone risksA consumers' group says an Italian tribunal has ordered a public information campaign about the possible health risks of cellular and cordless phones
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Idaho woman has 50-pound tumor removedAn Idaho woman who thought she was gaining weight because of menopause discovered she actually had a 50-pound tumor that had been growing inside her for decades
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Need hospital care or tests? Some ways to get cost estimatesUS hospitals now required to post list prices online but it can still be a struggle to get estimates
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