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Baby wipes recalled

Health - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 6:01am
Nutek Disposables of Pennsylvania has issued a voluntary recall for its baby wipes because some packages may contain a bacteria that's often resistant to common antibiotics.
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'A' for effort: Teacher transforms

Health - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 5:35am
At his heaviest, high school teacher Jeff Baxter was 465 pounds. Then he lost 270 pounds and went on to become "Teacher of the Year."
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7 ways to stop unhealthy food cravings

Health - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 5:20am
How often are you overcome with the desire to devour a chocolate bar or cheeseburger? Even the most nutrition-conscious people have to learn how to cope with cravings, sometimes for not-so-nutritious foods. You might think that a longing for these unhealthy treats results from emotions, and that could be true -- but not necessarily.
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U.S. general, troops in Ebola quarantine

Health - Mon, 10/27/2014 - 6:52pm
Army Major General Darryl A. Williams, commander of U.S. Army Africa, and approximately 10 other personnel are now in "controlled monitoring" in Italy after returning there from West Africa over the weekend, according to multiple U.S. military officials.
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To quarantine or not to quarantine?

Health - Mon, 10/27/2014 - 9:00am
A nurse who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital after returning from West Africa will be discharged, but the quarantine debate continues.
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Electrodes in brain to treat Tourette's

Health - Mon, 10/27/2014 - 5:39am
A pioneering procedure might be the answer to ending the misery of Tourette's syndrome.
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Ebola outbreak: Millions of doses of vaccines planned by 2015

Health - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 3:40am
As the world reels from its deadliest Ebola outbreak, health experts are fast-tracking tests for various vaccines, and hope to have millions of experimental doses by next year.
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The nurse who beat Ebola is getting back to normal life

Health - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 3:04am
She beat Ebola. Now she's eager to resume a normal life -- and reunite with her dog, Bentley.
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Timeline: Ebola in New York

Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:17pm
A doctor who recently returned from Guinea has tested positive for Ebola -- the first case of the deadly virus in New York City.
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