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CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 07:  Blue Bonnet and Land O Lakes stick margarine, which contain trans fat ,are shown on November 7, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today proposed a rule change that would eliminate trans fat from all processed foods.  (Photo Illustration by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

FDA Cracks Down On Use Of Artificial Trans Fats

It’s a boon to healthy oils–and a bust for the worst kinds of fats.

06/16/2015

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Blue Bell: Listeria Source Likely Identified

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter HOUSTON (CBSMiami/AP) — Blue Bell Creameries says they believe the listeria found in one of its facilities is likely linked to a non-sanitary room. Meantime, the company has not  pinpointed a single source for the contamination […]

06/10/2015

Last year, Manny Alvarez, 23, was diagnosed with alveolar soft part sarcoma. (Source: CBS4)

Insurance Denies Claim For Patient With Rare Cancer

A college student who is fighting cancer is also fighting his insurance company.

06/08/2015

Picture taken on January 15, 2012 in Lille, northern France, of drug capsules. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Passed To Let Dying Patients Try Experimental Drugs

A bill that would allow terminally ill patients to try experimental drugs is headed to Florida Governor Rick Scott.

04/28/2015

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FDA Considers New Treatment For Double Chins

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is considering a new treatment meant to reduce the double chin using a drug, not surgery.

04/24/2015

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Blue Bell Creameries Issues Recall Of All Products

Blue Bell Creameries is issuing another recall after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeriosis – and this time the Texas-based company is taking all its products off the shelf.

04/20/2015

Flibanserin, the so called little pink pill,  is designed to do for women what Viagra does for men. (Source: CBS4)

Little Pink Pill May Boost Women’s Desire

It’s something that men have had access to for years, but women have never had an approved drug to enhance their sex lives. While that could be changing, critics said there’s still a double standard.

04/15/2015

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Blue Bell Expands Recall Of Ice Cream Made At Oklahoma Plant

Blue Bell Creameries is expanding its recall of products.

04/08/2015

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Blue Bell Suspends Operations At Ice Cream Plant

Blue Bell Ice Cream has suspended operations at one of its production facilities that was connected to foodborne illnesses linked to the death of three people, the company announced Friday.

04/04/2015

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Blue Bell Expands Recall Over Listeria Outbreak

The ice cream company Blue Bell has expanded its recall to include 3-ounce ice cream cups.

03/24/2015

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