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Give hugs, avoid colds?

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 09:04
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University say giving hugs could keep you well. Dr. Seema Yasmin has more.
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This is your brain on crafting

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 07:22
Her brother's sudden death in 2004 hit Sarah Huerta hard.
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The debilitating outbreak sweeping the Americas

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 15:34
Its name means "bending over in pain." It has no treatment or vaccine. Its symptoms resemble Dengue fever. And it has infected more than 1 million people -- 155 of them fatally -- since spreading to the Americas one year ago.
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Go ahead, lie about your age

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 09:14
People who feel younger at heart live longer. A new study shows those people are among a group who have a lower death rate, compared with those who felt their age or older.
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Senate confirms new surgeon general

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:26
The Senate confirmed Vivek Murthy as surgeon general on Monday night as Democrats -- in the final days of their majority control of the chamber -- overcame stiff opposition from the National Rifle Association.
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Survey: Teen drinking, drug use down

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 07:24
Teens might be shedding their rebellious reputations: A survey says they're doing fewer drugs, drinking and smoking less. But E-cigarette use is up.
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How he became an Ironman

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 07:17
Joe Van Veldhuizen was 19 miles into his first Ironman. He had two hours left to complete the race, and only three miles to go in the 26.2-mile marathon.
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Opinion: Confirm new surgeon general

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 07:14
David Gergen says Dr. Vivek Murthy is eminently qualified for confirmation by the Senate today as surgeon general.
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Angelina Jolie's chickenpox explained

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 11:59
Angelina Jolie missed the premiere of her new film because of chickenpox. This is why it's good she stayed home.
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Chickenpox keeps Angelina Jolie from premiere

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 11:54
Angelina Jolie delivered a special message to fans in a video posted to YouTube: She's got chickenpox.
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5 ways to fat-proof your home

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 07:07
Here simple ways to keep your home food-temptation free. This works for even the most weak-willed among us.
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How a hockey player put pain on ice

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 07:11
Greg Ozubko's arthritis pain was so intense he couldn't walk. Now he's playing goalie -- all because of an NHL team with a terrible record.
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These men got a taste of childbirth

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 07:08
A hospital in China is hooking men up to a labor pain simulator that surges electrical currents to mimic childbirth.
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Congress' only psychologist faces lonely journey

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 19:35
Two years after Newtown, Rep. Tim Murphy is still crusading to change the mental health care system. For Congress' only psychologist, the political is personal.
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Exposure to common household chemicals may cause IQ drop

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 15:15
A chemical that's in a lot of household products may be hurting children's IQ's.
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Predicting the flu so you can avoid it

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 07:45
Imagine being able to predict when the flu might strike your town, a bit like how meteorologists predict when a storm is heading your way.
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A friend gave her an antibiotic; now she's fighting for her life

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 06:57
After taking an antibiotic a friend gave her, a California teen is fighting for her life in a hospital burn unit.
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One thing Washington could do on Ebola

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 13:27
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

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 13:25
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

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:21
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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