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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.

U.S. measles cases hit highest level since eradication in 2000

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Sunny Portugal: A gateway to Europe’s medical pot market

CANTANHEDE, Portugal (Reuters) - Famous for its roasted suckling pig and wines, the Portuguese city of Cantanhede now hosts the country’s first medical cannabis...

Trump says he is holding big Pharma accountable in opioid fight

ATLANTA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump touted progress in the fight against opioid abuse on Wednesday and promised to hold drugmakers accountable for...

Surescripts faces U.S. antitrust lawsuit over electronic prescription monopoly

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Trade Commission filed an antitrust lawsuit against the health information network Surescripts on Wednesday, accusing them of using...

U.S. measles cases at highest since elimination in 2000: CDC

An illustration provides a 3D graphical representation of a spherical-shaped, measles virus particle studded with glycoprotein tubercles in this handout image obtained by Reuters...

Millions of children miss measles shots, creating outbreaks: UNICEF

LONDON, April 25 (Reuters) - More than 20 million children a year missed out on measles vaccines across the world in the past eight...

Measles: 500,000 UK children missed jab

Image copyright PA Image caption Experts say children should have two doses of the measles vaccine to fully...

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Ebola first responders threaten strike if security not improved

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Health workers in one of the epicenters of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak threatened on...

Gaming associated with impaired social skills for some girls, but not boys

(Reuters Health) - Playing video games may not necessarily impair children’s social skills, and a new study suggests that any behavioral effect that frequent...

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