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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

New spinal cord stimulation study puts people with paralysis on their feet again

Michel Roccati lost the ability to walk after a motorcycle accident in 2017, when he had a complete spinal cord injury. But today, equipped...

How to Recognize the Stages of Frostbite, and When to Get Help

When the temperatures are low and you’re outdoors, it doesn’t take long for your fingers to start feeling cold and stiff. Depending on the...

Soaring US traffic deaths becoming a ‘public safety crisis’ as fatalities hit 15-year high...

That percentage increase was the biggest six-month increase since the department began recording fatal crash data since 1975. The department, which includes the National Highway...

FDA says Pfizer COVID vaccine looks effective for young kids

Federal health regulators said late Friday that kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear highly effective at preventing symptomatic infections in elementary school children...

Health Insurer Cigna to expand Obamacare to three new U.S. states

Cigna Corp (CI.N) said on Thursday it would now sell health insurance plans on online marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), popularly...

Democrats Hope To Beef Up Medicare With Dental, Vision And Hearing Benefits

Sorry, Joe Namath. Despite what you keep saying in those TV ads, under Medicare, seniors are not "entitled to eliminate copays and get dental...

This Supplement Can Raise Your Heart Attack Risk, Experts Say

During the same week the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) said it would not recommend that taking vitamins and supplements can prevent...

Boston launches pilot program for responding to mental health emergencies

Boston is launching a new pilot program that focuses on responding to mental health emergencies with specially-trained personnel instead of police officers. The program...

Heart app aims to cut NHS waiting lists in north Wales

Heart patients in north Wales are taking part in a trial of a new app that monitors them via mobile phone. Betsi Cadwaladr health...

NY Disability Rights Advocates Seek Federal Dollars for Home Care

Advocates for people with disabilities in New York are pushing for the federal budget resolution to include $400 billion in Medicaid funding for home-...

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk gave the strongest hint yet Monday that he would like to pay less for Twitter than his $44 billion offer...

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Something was missing when Fox announced its plans for the fall television season: a schedule. It was one of several signs of how the business...

Robbie Ray doesn’t travel with Mariners to Toronto series

Mariners left-hander Robbie Ray isn’t joining Seattle for a series in Toronto this week, missing a chance to celebrate the Cy Young Award he...