PHYS.ORG The death toll from the cold snap hitting parts of Europe rose to at least 65 on Wednesday as Bulgarian authorities reported seven fatalities. 8 months
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‘Deprescribing’ gains support from majority of Canadians over 65, survey shows
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Medical News Today: Antidepressants may raise death risk by a third
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France slams Silicon Valley for skirting tax in Europe
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Europe urged to reconsider pullout from 'Armageddon' asteroid mission
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Comprehensive risk assessment can help prevent fall injuries among seniors
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Image: Portugal burn scars
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Mars research crew emerges after 8 months of isolation
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Putin displays massive firepower in Russian war games on border with Europe
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Highly Caffeinated 'Death Wish' Coffee Recalled Over Botulism Hazard
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Parasitic eye infection poses significant threat to UK dogs, warn experts
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