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American gets life sentence for smuggling opioids from China and using ‘dark web’ to spread them across US

A jury in federal court reached a guilty verdict on several felony charges against a man in Utah accused of running and maintaining a pill-pressing operation that distributed fentanyl-laced opioids across the country. Aaron Shamo, 29, will spend his life in prison after being found guilty of running a “continuing criminal enterprise,” which carries a… Read More »

Keep using sunscreen while FDA updates recommendations on safety of sunscreen ingredients

Media coverage of a recent study has left many people concerned about the safety of sunscreen. But while further testing appears to be warranted, we know for certain that sunscreen protects against skin cancer. Let’s take a closer look at the JAMA study, evolving FDA recommendations on sunscreen ingredients, and how you and your family… Read More »

More Rural Patients Using Telehealth — If They Can Afford It : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image After a difficult time in her life, Jill Hill knew she needed therapy. But it was hard to get the help she needed in the rural town she lives in, Grass Valley, Calif., until she found a local telehealth program. Salgu Wissmath for NPR hide caption toggle caption Salgu Wissmath for NPR… Read More »