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Ebola outbreak 'worse than I'd feared'

6 hours 42 min ago
CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden is in Liberia, one of four countries affected by the largest Ebola outbreak on record.
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45 sickened by raw milk

10 hours 9 min ago
Cases of campylobacteriosis, a common diarrheal infection, have been linked to raw milk or cream purchased at a local dairy farm.
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'Suicide tourism' has doubled

11 hours 28 min ago
More than 600 people traveled to Switzerland for the "sole purpose of committing suicide" between 2008 and 2012.
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120 health care workers dead

14 hours 45 min ago
CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses why 120 healthcare workers died from the Ebola virus.
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Medical evidence of white privilege?

14 hours 46 min ago
Jean Casarez sets out to find out why blacks and other minorities have higher infant mortality rates and health issues.
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Questions linger about effects of Fukushima

15 hours 2 min ago
Four years after the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, questions about the lingering physical and mental health toll of the disaster persist.
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15 diseases doctors often get wrong

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 5:05pm
After strange pains or mysterious digestive issues, you hope a trip to the doctor will solve your health woes. That's not always the case.
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Adding years to your life

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 5:03pm
CNN's Holly Firfer tells us how to add years to your life and life to your years.
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Transgender woman feels 'complete'

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 2:58pm
Devin Payne had gone years without health insurance. Then Obamacare opened the door for her gender reassignment surgery.
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6 yoga poses to help with sciatica

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 2:44pm
Sciatica is a real pain in the butt -- and sometimes also in the leg and foot. See six yoga poses that can help provide sciatic pain relief.
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Inside the Ebola 'quarantine zone'

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 8:47am
A red rope guarded by police marks the "quarantine line" around the West Point slum. Beyond it, more than 70,000 people are trapped -- angry, scared and increasingly hungry.
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Patients lie to CDC

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 7:53am
Out of fear or mistrust, some Ebola patients aren't honest about all the people they've been in contact with while symptomatic.
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Medical marijuana may reduce painkiller overdoses

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 8:33pm
States that have legalized marijuana for managing chronic pain have significantly fewer deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses each year, according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
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Menopause Qs you're not asking

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 6:03pm
Menopause: the permanent end of fertility (and periods!) that commonly happens to women in their late 40s and 50s. For many women, just saying the word can increase anxiety levels.
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Inside your mind with 'Brain Games'

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 5:44pm
Jason Silva from National Geographic's hit show "Brain Games" talks about tricks the mind plays that shape our reality.
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No longer lonely: He lost 225 lbs

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:45pm
Tevante Clark enrolled in a nutrition program to try to lose weight naturally. He figured if that failed, he would get gastric bypass surgery.
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She lost 140 lbs with hypnosis

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:19am
A dream vacation to Hawaii sounded like a nightmare to Julie Evans because it involved wearing a bathing suit. So when she got home, she vowed to change.
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How dangerous is that sunburn?

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:13am
Dr. Sanjay Gupta tells us how applying sunscreen every day can help you live to be 100.
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Congo confirms Ebola as virus spreads

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:26am
The Democratic Republic of Congo is reporting new Ebola cases in a northern town, sparking fears that the deadly virus is expanding far beyond West Africa.
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Dr. Gupta plays 'Brain Games'

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 7:35am
"Brain Games" host Jason Silva joins Dr. Sanjay Gupta on SGMD Saturday at 4:30pm ET and Sunday at 7:30am ET on CNN
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