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  1. Dems say they'll slow Senate work over secretive care bill

    06.19 / 17:19 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - Health
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrats plan to slow the Senate's work, force votes and make late-night speeches in an effort to focus attention on how Republicans are crafting legislation revamping the nation's health care system behind closed doors, a senior Democratic aide said…
  2. China bans more synthetic opioids blamed for US drug deaths

    06.19 / 08:16 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - Health
    BEIJING (AP) -- China said Monday it would ban a designer drug called U-47700 and three others, following U.S. pressure to do more to control synthetic opioids blamed for fast-rising overdose deaths in the United…
  3. Study: Shootings kill or injure 19 US children each day

    06.19 / 04:17 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - Health
    CHICAGO (AP) -- Shootings kill or injure at least 19 U.S. children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent…
  4. Mom's grief spurs NY bill targeting opioid dealers in deaths

    06.18 / 15:40 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - Health
    COLONIE, N.Y. (AP) -- Four years after Patty Farrell found her 18-year-old daughter lying cold and blue in bed from an overdose, the former police detective hopes to see heroin dealers charged with homicide when their product…