Georgia Education Officials Say Baked Goods Should be Sold in School

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_53becd74a7.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (ATLANTA) -- Education officials in Georgia want to give schools more opportunities to sell baked goods and other foods that don't meet national guidelines championed by First Lady Michelle Obama. The Georgia state Board of Education, which calls new federal nutrition standards an "overreach," wants to give schools 30 days per school year to sell sweets or fast food during fundraisers.

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Busy Emergency Rooms Have Lower Death Rates, Study Finds

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_d884be3574.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- New research suggests that the busier the emergency room, the better your chances of survival. While it may seem like chaos at a large, busy hospital would increase the risk of error, a University of Michigan study found that practice makes perfect, and that death rates at the nation's busiest emergency rooms are 10% lower than in the calmest.

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B Robert's Foods Recalls 200 Pounds of Grilled Chicken

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_8a2397c262.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- A North Carolina company is recalling about 200 pounds of grilled chicken entrees because they were not properly labeled. B Robert's Foods, based in Charlotte, says the packages contain milk, but that was not declared on the label. The top label of the 10-ounce packages reads "All Natural Grilled Chicken Strips," and the bottom label says "Grilled Chicken Breast with Lemon Spaghettini."

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FDA Urges Consumers to Keep Away from Powdered Caffeine Products

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_dc97cd4a7f.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned consumers to avoid powdered pure caffeine products which they say can cause accidental overdose. The FDA says it is aware of "at least one death of a teenager who used these products." The products are nearly 100 percent caffeine, a single teaspoon of which is about the same amount in 25 cups of coffee.

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AIDS Conference to Continue Out of Respect for Researchers Lost on MH 17

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_5e338f261d.jpgBananaStock/Thinkstock (MELBOURNE, Australia) -- The day after Malaysia Flight MH 17 was shot down in Ukraine, members of the tight knit HIV/AIDS community are mourning the loss of roughly 100 HIV/AIDS researchers, who were killed en route to the International Aids Society conference in Melbourne, Australia. Despite the immense toll, IAS conference officials said in a statement the conference would continue, “in recognition of our colleagues' dedication to the fight against HIV/AIDS.”

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