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One thing Washington could do on Ebola

Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 1:27pm
Julian Zelizer says Congress should agree on President Obama's $6 billion request for Ebola aid
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The messy truth about Ebola

Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 1:25pm
What happens when you get Ebola? CNN's Miguel Marquez explains (Sources: CDC and WHO).
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Baby on board! Southwest flight diverted for birth

Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:21am
Baby's first flight took on a whole new meaning when a woman gave birth aboard a Southwest airlines flight in midair Tuesday morning.
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Flu shot less helpful, but still key

Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:11am
This year's flu vaccine is not as effective against the current strain of the influenza virus because the virus has mutated, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in an advisory to doctors.
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Yoga tips to stress less this season

Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:09am
These yoga techniques are a real gift for those of you who hope to keep feeling festive in what can be a stressful season.
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Disabled get buff with fitness guru

Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:26pm
Ned Norton was working as a fitness trainer for Olympic athletes and bodybuilders when a young man with a spinal cord injury asked him for help.
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Helping kids kick cancer fear

Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:25pm
For 12 years, Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg worked at a camp for children battling cancer.
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The ugly truth about ALS

Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 8:51am
Anthony Carbajal was 26 when he learned he had ALS. His message summer's ice-bucket challenge: Let's fight it together.
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Does TV have a responsibility to show only safe gay sex?

Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:45am
One minute and eight seconds.
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Can you reverse Alzheimer's?

Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:44am
Exercising, getting enough sleep, cutting down on processed foods and other habits may actually reverse the early signs of Alzheimer's.
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Conjoined twins die day after birth at Atlanta hospital

Health - Sat, 12/06/2014 - 5:32pm
Conjoined twins born at an Atlanta hospital have died, their parents said, less than two days after they beat the odds simply by coming into the world.
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New hope for some waiting for kidneys

Health - Fri, 12/05/2014 - 11:33am
New organ donation rules should mean the healthiest of kidneys will go to patients expected to survive the transplant the longest.
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The 5 biggest myths about metabolism

Health - Fri, 12/05/2014 - 6:49am
From skipping meals to eating at night, it's time we separate fact from fiction when it comes to metabolism and weight loss.
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Where a kiss can kill

Health - Fri, 12/05/2014 - 4:11am
How does a naturally 'touchy, feely' nation learn to keep its distance from loved ones?
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Fewer killed by hospital mistakes

Health - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:15pm
The chances you will get sicker or even die just because you went to the hospital have gone down dramatically.
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Indian sterilization clinics under scrutiny

Health - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:03pm
Conditions in Indian sterilization clinics are under renewed scrutiny after a doctor was removed from his post for using a bicycle pump to inflate women's abdomens during the procedure.
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How diet soda confuses your body

Health - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:32pm
Whether you drink it to lose weight or for the taste, ex-NFLer Dhani Jones has something to tell you about diet soda.
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Toy-related injuries hurt more kids

Health - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 7:24am
With the holiday toy shopping season here in full swing you may want to think twice about a couple of the items that may be on your child's list.
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Were 100 human brains really lost?

Health - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 7:21am
How do you lose 100 human brains? CNN's Jeanne Moos wracked her brain and discovered the answer: Bye bye brains.
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Mediterranean diet tied to a longer life

Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:56am
Eating a Mediterranean diet may be your key to living longer, a new study shows. The diet is rich in vegetables, fruits, nuts, beans and peas, unrefined grains, olive oil and fish.
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