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FDA warning on caffeine powder

The FDA urged consumers to avoid pure caffeine powder, a substance linked to two deaths.

Teens’ use of e-cigarettes growing

Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens.

Coverage confusion hurts consumers

Many consumers mistakenly think having access to skimpy employer coverage means they don’t qualify for ACA subsidies.

42 million have unpaid medical bills

Nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers — 42.9 million people — have unpaid medical debts.

BPA may raise your blood pressure

Eating food from cans lined with the chemical BPA could raise your blood pressure.

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