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‘Drugged driving’ on the rise

More Americans are under the influence of drugs while they drive, even as drunk driving rates decline.

Chemicals linked to diabetes, obesity

A task force says there’s convincing evidence to support a link between hormone disruptors and chronic health problems.

Link between alcoholism and depression

Alcoholism is not a form of depression, but both are quite common, and there is plenty of overlap between the two.

Rising deductibles squeeze families

For those who have to pay health insurance deductibles, the out-of-pocket outlays are growing.

Shutdown could halt food stamps

A government shutdown Oct. 1 could immediately suspend or delay food stamp payments.

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