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Veterans waiting longer for cancer care

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 18:29
Sgt. Terry Mitchell survived the Vietnam War. Forty years later, his wife says his life was cut short by delays at the Veteran's Administration.
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Ebola death toll, new cases on the rise in Africa

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 17:29
High numbers of new Ebola cases and deaths in Africa are prompting increased efforts to contain the deadly outbreak.
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Anthrax exposure 'never should have happened'

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 17:28
Anthrax. Smallpox. The flu. Americans trusts the CDC to handle dangerous agents, but recent incidents have put a damper on its reputation.
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HIV detected in 'cured' baby

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:42
A Mississippi baby scientists said was "functionally cured" of HIV now has detectable levels of the virus in her blood.
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Get off the sideline, into the race

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:40
Only a few short months ago, I was a spectator.
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If I can run, so can you

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:40
For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to be able to say, "I've run a 5K."
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Electronic noses sniff out cancer

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 09:44
It's the second most common cancer for men worldwide, but prostate cancer remains difficult to diagnose, with standard blood tests criticized for delivering a high rate of false positives.
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MLB's tobacco days over?

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 08:05
CNN's Athena Jones reports on growing pressure placed on Major League Baseball to ban chewing tobacco entirely.
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Olympic cyclist inspires alopecia sufferers

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 07:54
Joanna Rowsell is a British track cyclists who set 3 world records and won gold at her "home games", the London 2012 Olympics.
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3 things to do today, for better health tomorrow

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:58
CNN's Carl Azuz reports on three things that you can do today, to make you healthier tomorrow.
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Decoding autism in pics

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:33
Professional photographer Timothy Archibald uses his camera to connect with his autistic son.
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Ziplock bags used at CDC

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:33
Four days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concluded its investigation into June's accidental anthrax exposure, more details are being released about the government health agency's mishandling of potentially dangerous pathogens.
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Best U.S. hospitals ranked for 2014

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:32
U.S. News & World Report has released its annual rankings for 2014 -- with the Mayo Clinic topping the site's honor roll list for the first time.
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We're genetically linked to our friends

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:24
A study says we share about 1% of our genes with friends, bringing a whole new meaning to the phrase "You've got a friend in me."
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What makes me so tasty?

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:15
The colors you wear and the food you eat don't matter. We bust five common mosquito bite myths to help you stop the itch.
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You won't believe the 'after' pics

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:15
Robert and Jessica Foster lost 160 and 120 pounds respectively after an emotional conversation. See their amazing transformation:
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Brain-eating amoeba kills 9-year-old girl

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:14
A brain-eating amoeba that lurks in fresh water has prompted warnings from Kansas officials after it killed a 9-year-old swimmer.
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Can meditation slow aging?

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 09:48
Researchers are trying to show that meditation could help counter the aging process.
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Can heart damage be reversed?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 18:20
In a new study, scientists are using stem cells taken from the hearts of organ donors to grow new tissue for heart attack survivors.
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Lost 153 pounds, proved doc wrong

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 17:31
Kerry Hoffman started working out five days a week and tracking calories to go from 343 pounds to 190. See his amazing transformation.
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