Health

Smoking proves hard to stub out among poor in US

Smoking proves hard to stub out among poor in US

MANCHESTER (Kentucky) — When smoking first swept the United States in the early decades of the 20th century, it took hold among the well-to-do. Cigarettes were high-society...

Rivals race to develop new biotech asthma drugs

Rivals race to develop new biotech asthma drugs

REUTERS — Rival firms are racing to develop injectable biotech asthma drugs for patients with severe disease who don’t respond well to traditional inhalers, in pursuit of a new...

For a healthier heart, marry a runner: Study

For a healthier heart, marry a runner: Study

NEW YORK — An ingenious new study of marathon runners and their non-running spouses should reassure anyone headed for a spring marathon that prolonged training does not damage...

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