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2018 W.A.T.C.H. List of Most Dangerous Toys

Super heroes, Ninja turtles, and a throwback Cabbage Patch doll, are among 10 toys this holiday season named to the 'naughty list' of...
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Be Safe When Using Space Heaters This Winter

You may remember the tragedy of a Kentucky mother and her eight children being killed in a house fire a few years ago...
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Certain Diabetes Drugs May Cause Deadly Genital Infections

A new FDA warning alerts type-2 diabetes patients that certain diabetes drugs increase the risk of a potentially life-threatening genital infection. More than...
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Popular Heartburn Drugs More Than Double Risk of Stomach Cancer

Before you pop a little pill to ward off anticipated heartburn following that rich or spicy meal, consider this: researchers from a new...
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Volkswagen Agrees to Pay Almost $15 Billion to Settle U.S. Emissions Scandal

In the largest automotive scandal settlement in U.S. history, German-based Volkswagen announced June 28, 2016 it has agreed to pay almost $15 billion...
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Study Finds Dramatic Increase in Child Poisonings from Laundry Detergent Pods

A new study published recently in the Journal Pediatrics found a dramatic increase in child poisonings from laundry detergent pods. Brightly colored, self-contained detergent...
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Hoverboards Deemed Unsafe by Government

After numerous reports of exploding and burning hoverboards, the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has determined hoverboards create an unreasonable risk...
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