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5 ways to think yourself well

Health - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 8:24am
There wasn't anything that could bring singer Pharrell Williams down in his hit song "Happy." Turns out he was on to to something.
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10 diseases you don't want

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 5:34pm
As we travel ever further afield, which infectious diseases could we be exposed to?
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What parents should know about enterovirus

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 5:33pm
Hundreds of children across the United States have been hospitalized with a serious respiratory illness. Scientists say they believe the bug to blame is Enterovirus.
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Why I stayed with my abuser

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 5:32pm
According to a national survey, 32% of women are physically assaulted by a partner during their lifetime. I was one of them.
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Ebola survivor gives blood to infected American

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 5:29pm
Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly has donated blood to help Dr. Rick Sacra, who is in isolation in Nebraska.
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Enterovirus D68 sickens a dozen in New York

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 5:27pm
More than a dozen cases of Enterovirus D68 have been confirmed in New York state, according to officials.
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Magic mushrooms help smokers quit

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:34pm
Even a few extra pounds can hurt your blood pressure. Magic mushrooms helped cigarette smokers quit. Scientists turned on a gene that slowed aging. A certain blood type has more memory problems than others. The wife is the key to a happy married life.
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Could we erase signs of autism?

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:28pm
The majority of seven caregivers had success when using early behavioral modification techniques with their children who showed early signs of autism. Five of the seven showed no developmental problems after being a part of the study.
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What if Ebola was airborne?

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:26pm
Every time the Ebola virus copies itself, it mutates. These mutations could change the way the virus behaves.
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WHO: West Africa can't keep up

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:59am
The number of new Ebola cases is growing faster than the ability of health officials to handle them.
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Chocolate helps you live longer

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 9:15am
Dr. Sanjay Gupta tell us how eating certain types of chocolate can help us live to 100.
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I'm ready for my first triathlon

Health - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:49am
It has been just over eight months since I started this journey of training for my first triathlon. So much has happened to me, physically, mentally and spiritually.
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Sick kids flooding ERs

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 4:40pm
Children with severe respiratory illnesses are flooding the emergency room of USA Children's and Women's Hospital in Mobile, Alabama, according to CNN affiliate WPMI.
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Why we can't stop Ebola

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:56pm
Contact tracing works only if you have a list of victims' contacts and their addresses. The system in West Africa is "in shambles."
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9/11 responders denied cancer coverage

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:53pm
A growing number are being diagnosed with oropharyngeal cancer. But some were diagnosed too soon after the terror attacks.
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Teen stoners will see effects by 30

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:20am
Researchers wondered whether frequent cannabis use in adolescence would affect teens by the time they reached 30.
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U.S. "ill-prepared" for a pandemic

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:20am
Somewhere in a Department of Homeland Security warehouse, thousands of doses of antiviral medications are about to expire.
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What is 'too much' caffeine?

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:20am
Carl Azuz reports on why consuming too much caffeine is not good for you.
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Virus hitting kids is hard to track

Health - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:27am
Doctors believe the Enterovirus is making lots of kids sick. But nailing the culprit won't be easy.
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Gates Foundation pledges $50 million to fight Ebola

Health - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:12pm
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced Wednesday it will donate $50 million to help fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
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