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2,000 Weather Deaths Per Year in US; Cold Is Top Culprit

The weather kills at least 2,000 Americans each year and nearly two-thirds of the deaths are from the cold, according to a new government report. Report Details Climate Change’s Dramatic Impact on Health

Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Boston

Boston public health officials announced today that mosquitoes with the West Nile virus were found in Jamaica Plain earlier this week. 4 Simple Ways to Prevent Mosquito Bites First Evidence of EEE Virus Found in Bridgewater Cases of Chikungunya Virus Confirmed in Boston Area

5 Easy-to-Make Frozen Dessert Pops Under 125 Calories

When it’s too hot to be in the kitchen, you need to get into the freezer. There isn't a healthier way to cool down in the hot weather than by enjoying seasonal fruit frozen pops. Top Five Diet Strategies Drink Up to Cool Down In the Heat Sweeten Up the Grill For a Nutritious Summer

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Why the Florida Gun Gag Law Scares Me

What I want is to keep my patients safe and well. This law gets in the way. It's a law that could be more dangerous than a gun could ever be. Death of the American Dream: A Pediatrician’s View A Question That Could Save Your Child’s Life One in Five Teens Has Smoked a Hookah: Has Yours?

Photos: Deadly Ebola Outbreak in Africa

The Ebola outbreak in Africa is the largest in history with 660 deaths blamed on the disease, which has no vaccine and no specific treatment. Here are scenes from Africa as officials battle the outbreak. Son Says North Carolina-Based Missionary Fighting Ebola in Liberia Top Doctor Dies from Ebola After Treating Dozens Officials: Little Risk of Ebola Outbreak in US

Ditch the Wetsuit: Surfset Fitness Builds Surfer Bodies on Land

You don’t need to know how to “hang ten” to achieve a surfer’s body. In this Work It Out, Boston video, host Alexa Pozniak checks out a Surfset Fitness class offered by Shred in Quincy. Stand-Up Paddleboard Yoga 5 Outdoor Fitness Classes to Try This Summer InnerCity Weightlifting Hosts Free Bootcamp on the Greenway

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