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Oregonians sing for a cure in Bend

Cancer-fighting advocates sing for a cure in Bend

It was a sing-off for a good cause. Friday was the final night of "Careaoke for a Cure" at Bend's Silver Moon Brewing, a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society and the Relay for Life Bend chapter.

Don Horton

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College football coach dies after Parkinson's battle

After a decade of battling Parkinson's disease, beloved college football coach Don Horton died Saturday morning, according to his wife.

Rio 6 months to Olympics

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Postpone or move Olympics, doctors urge

The summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" due to the widening Zika outbreak in Brazil, more than 100 prominent doctors and professors said Friday in an open letter to the World Health Organ...

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Cell phone related cancer for rats raises alarm

The issue of whether cell phone use could cause cancer has been mired in confusion, with some studies failing to find an increased risk of brain tumors among cell phone users, while others suggest greater risk among the most frequent of users.

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3.1 million Tommee Tippee Sippee cups recalled

Mayborn USA has issued a voluntary recall of 3.1 million Tommee Tippee Sippee children's spill-proof cups because of mold, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said Friday.

Heimlich's Maneuvers

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Henry Heimlich, 96, uses his maneuver to save woman

Dr. Henry Heimlich reached his arms around the gagging woman's body and did what he does best: grasped his left fist in his right hand and thrusted quickly and upward.

Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae

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A dreaded superbug found in a U.S. woman

A 49-year-old Pennsylvania woman showed the presence of a rare kind of E. coli infection, the first known case of its kind in the United States. It is a superbug that is resistant to many antibiotics, even Colistin, which doctors use as a last resort...

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Tests finds lead in water at 2 Portland public schools

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland school district says tests have found high levels of lead in drinking water at two schools.

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