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Yoga to help you touch your toes

Health - 1 hour 40 min ago
The inability to touch your toes is a common complaint -- and a popular excuse for avoiding yoga.
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Fear, frustration grow over Ebola case

Health - 1 hour 44 min ago
Eighty people who either came in contact with the first U.S. Ebola patient or who had contact with those who did are being monitored in Dallas.
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10-year-old girl with enterovirus 68 dies

Health - 1 hour 47 min ago
A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department said Wednesday.
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New mom sues lab over sperm mix-up

Health - 2 hours 16 sec ago
A woman, the mother of a biracial child, is suing a sperm bank for giving her sperm from the wrong donor.
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Ebola in the air? A nightmare that could happen

Health - 3 hours 21 min ago
Today, the Ebola virus spreads only through direct contact with bodily fluids, such as blood and vomit. But some of the nation's top infectious disease experts worry that this deadly virus could mutate and be transmitted just by a cough or a sneeze.
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Link between fat and cancer

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Travels and health travails of Thomas Eric Duncan

Health - 3 hours 46 min ago
Days after arriving from Liberia, Thomas Eric Duncan twice went to a Dallas hospital after falling ill. The second time, he was admitted and later confirmed to have Ebola, the first such case diagnosed in the United States.
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Five kids being watched for Ebola

Health - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:17pm
Five children who attend four different schools came in close contact with the U.S. Ebola patient in Texas while he was contagious, health officials say.
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Super bacteria in space

Health - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:07pm
Super bacteria in space are being used to create food, recycle waste and design new vaccines.
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Mom makes ultimate sacrifice

Health - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:06pm
A woman diagnosed with bone cancer refused a lifesaving treatment in order to give birth to her newborn daughter.
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25 ways to learn to love running

Health - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:05pm
Running is boring. It's hard. It hurts. It's lonely. And it doesn't give you immediate results. Right?
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Ebola case first to be diagnosed in U.S.

Health - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:40am
A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States.
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Keeping young athletes safe

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:28pm
CNN's Holly Firfer reports on ways parents can keep their student athletes safe.
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4 more kids with mystery illness

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:22pm
Doctors in Colorado spotted it first -- a group of children hospitalized with a neurologic illness. Now a hospital in Boston is reporting patients with similar symptoms.
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Enterovirus to blame for paralysis?

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:57am
Health officials are looking for the cause of a neurologic illness that's affected several children in Colorado. Is enterovirus D68 to blame?
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How to really lose weight

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:47am
From what to eat to how much to exercise, Elizabeth Cohen explains what you really need to do to lose weight.
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Ebola patients left on the ground outside hospital

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:28am
The desperately ill Ebola patients had come to the new center for treatment. Instead they would be left on the ground.
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Is diet soda really any better?

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:28am
Soda makers want to cut the number of calories you're drinking each year. At the Clinton Global Initiative on Tuesday, the big three -- Coke, Pepsi and Dr. Pepper -- pledged to reduce the number of beverage calories Americans are consuming by 20% over the next decade.
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Brothers travel before going blind

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:27am
What would you see if you knew you wouldn't be able to see much longer? Tod and Justin Purvis traveled across America to find the answer.
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How to become a morning person

Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:27am
Let's start with the bad news: Only about 1 in 10 people is a true morning person, according to The Body Clock Guide to Better Health.
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