Farm Stops Salad Production over Cyclospora Stomach Bug Outbreak

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_840ab2d47a.jpgHECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The Mexican farm blamed for a cyclospora outbreak in two states has voluntarily stopped making and shipping bagged salads to the United States until the Food and Drug Administration says it can resume doing so, according to an FDA statement. An FDA investigation traced the illness to Taylor Farms in Mexico, which provided salads to Darden restaurants in Nebraska and Iowa, the FDA said in a statement on Aug. 2.

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Google Glass Changes Quadriplegic's Life

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_65f346e7f7.jpgGoogle(NEW YORK) -- To many, Google Glass seems like an unnecessary, very expensive, odd-looking smartphone accessory.  To Aleksandra Blaszczuk, Google's connected glasses are none of those things. A 26-year-old quadriplegic, Blaszczuk needs assistance with bathing, eating and countless other activities, but the new gadget has allowed her to do things on her own that she didn't think would be possible again.

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Six Not-So-Guilty Food Pleasures

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_1a50ed4aba.jpgJack Hollingsworth/Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Splurging on foods like chocolate, coffee and red wine always seem to involve a little guilt, but if you consume them in moderation, you might actually be doing your body some good. Read on to learn more about how these treats can be good for you:

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Israel Expands Polio Vaccination Campaign

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_575682e926.jpgGetty Images/iStockphoto(JERUSALEM) -- Israel is taking its polio vaccination campaign beyond the South. Beginning August 18, Israel will offer oral polio vaccines to any children born after January 2004. Any children born before 2004 has already received the vaccine, the Jerusalem Post reports.

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Tidy or Messy Environment Can Impact Decisions, Study Says

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_21c627a6d8.jpg(Education Images/UIG/Getty Images)(NEW YORK) -- Here's a toast to the slob in the office, the gal with so much junk on her desk she can't find her telephone. All that clutter may be part of the reason she is so creative. For years, we've been told that piles of personal rubbish have got to be a liability. Now there's a flip side to that theorem.

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