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Why swimming in your contact lenses is a very, very bad idea

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Report: Knee infections at New Jersey facility blamed on safety lapses

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What it's like to survive a flesh-eating bacterial infection

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Necrotizing fasciitis: Is it a threat this summer at the Jersey Shore?

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Illness

Multiple cases of MRSA confirmed at University of Pittsburgh's Children's Hospital NICU

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Illness

West Nile virus shows up in Indiana mosquitoes

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Illness

Flesh-eating bacteria infections on the rise at Delaware, New Jersey beaches

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Health News

Ebola soon to be deemed an international emergency, WHO says

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Health News

4 cases of sepsis – 1 fatal – tied to bacteria-ridden blood platelet transfusions

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Illness

Bats are main culprit behind U.S. rabies cases

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Philly among hardest hit in statewide hepatitis A outbreak

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Children's Health

A smartphone app was just created for diagnosing kids' ear infections

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Illness

Two more confirmed mumps cases at University of Pennsylvania

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Children's Health

Amid New Jersey measles outbreak, a suspected case at elementary school

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Health News

Candida auris: Here's what you should know about the superbug fungus spreading worldwide

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Adult Health

Gardeners, beware: there's dangerous bacteria lurking in potting soil

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Illness

Shocking number of Congolese don't believe Ebola outbreak is real – survey

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Health News

3 Philadelphia dental offices closed due to unsanitary practices, possible infection

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Men's Health

This man's brain infection lends caution to cleaning your ears with cotton swabs

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Illness

2 Rutgers students diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

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Illness

Vancouver measles outbreak linked to father who didn't vaccinate due to autism concerns – report

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Illness

CDC issues food safety alert for raw milk sold by Lancaster County farm

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Healthy Eating

This is what happens if you accidentally eat moldy food

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Illness

FDA warns that products from popular chocolatier may be contaminated with hepatitis A

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Illness

Unsanitary practices at New Jersey surgery center could lead to widespread HIV, hepatitis infections

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Prevention

Even a quick power nap with your contacts in can raise risk of serious eye infection, new study finds

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Illness

Yes, it is possible to get an infection from sniffing smelly socks — but it's unlikely

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Prevention

Despite their 'protective' skin, you should totally be washing avocados

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Illness

Beware the neti pot: Woman died from brain-eating amoeba after using tap water

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Health News

A Maryland college student died from the same adenovirus causing death toll in New Jersey

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Health News

With two more measles cases in New Jersey, outbreak declared

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Health News

Dentist's patients told to get tested for HIV and hepatitis

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Health News

Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination

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Health News

Salmonella outbreak linked to raw chicken products in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and 27 other states

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Watch out for these hidden germs at work

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Youth fighting 'superbug' infection from Los Angeles outbreak

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