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General Mills to drop artificial ingredients from cereals

The company said Monday that Trix and Reese’s Puffs will be among the first cereals to undergo the changes. The Minneapolis company says cereals like Lucky Charms that have marshmallows may take longer to reformulate.

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More than 50 test positive for TB in southern Indiana

The Indiana State Department of Health said Wednesday that 49 students and staff at Rock Creek Community Academy in Sellersburg, about 10 miles north of Louisville, Kentucky, have tested positive and five others belong to a church.

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NYC officials want high-sodium warning on menus

New York City could become the first city in the U.S. to require a warning label on high-sodium menu items at chain restaurants, health officials told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

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FDA weighs best patient group for Amgen cholesterol drug

Federal health regulators say a highly-anticipated, experimental drug from Amgen significantly lowers bad cholesterol. But officials have questions about who should take the drug and whether to approve it based on currently available data.