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credit card machine

TOXIC TOUCH  By handling receipts, cashiers may be exposed to worrisome levels of BPA and its ilk, which can seep into the body through the skin.

Addyi (flibanserin)

In August, the Food and Drug Administration approved Addyi (flibanserin) for the treatment of low sexual desire in women. But whether the benefits outweigh the risks depends on who you ask.

Cows in a field

SMELL THAT  Breathing in dust from dairy farms could protect kids from developing allergies and asthma. Dried-up cow manure could harbor the bits of bacteria that tell lung cells to calm down when faced with allergens.

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