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Health Tip: If You Have Neck Pain
Neck pain can indicate a minor injury or
falling asleep in an awkward position. In other cases, it may
indicate something more serious.
And America's Fittest City Is...
It's a three-peat. For the
third year in a row, the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area is the
fittest in America, according to the American College of Sports
Medicine's annual rankings released Wednesday.
Blood-Tracking Device Uses New Technology
The first device to use
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology to help workers
track blood products and prevent the release of unsuitable samples
has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Gene Therapy May Protect Against Flu Pandemics
Gene therapy that turns
cells in the nose into factories that crank out super antibodies
against the flu protected mice and ferrets against lethal doses of
several pandemic strains of the virus.