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Americans 'Worried' Over Antidepressants

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Number of Poor, Uninsured Americans Grows

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Census: 1.3 Million More in Poverty in 2003

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Shoppers Pick Up Health Check with Milk

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Study Recommends Drugs and Talk for Teens with Depression

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Author Takes a Critical Look at Prescription Drugs

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