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CDC issues warning not to eat romaine lettuce amid E. coli outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people not to eat romaine lettuce amid a new outbreak of E. coli. At least 32 people have gotten sick in 11 states, including 13 who had to be hospitalized. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook reports.

Smoke from California wildfires could cause health risks

Smoke from the California wildfires is polluting the air across the state. Dr. Michael Jerrett, the chair of environmental health sciences at UCLA's Fielding School of Public Health, joined CBSN to discuss the potential impact.

Is it time to put a tax on meat?

With meat linked to cancer, some researchers say taxing it like other carcinogens could cut costs and save lives

 
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