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Five kids being watched for Ebola

5 hours 29 min ago
Five children who attend four different schools came in close contact with the U.S. Ebola patient in Texas while he was contagious, health officials say.
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Child with enterovirus 68 dies in Rhode Island

7 hours 16 min ago
A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department said Wednesday.
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Super bacteria in space

10 hours 39 min ago
Super bacteria in space are being used to create food, recycle waste and design new vaccines.
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Mom makes ultimate sacrifice

10 hours 40 min ago
A woman diagnosed with bone cancer refused a lifesaving treatment in order to give birth to her newborn daughter.
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25 ways to learn to love running

10 hours 41 min ago
Running is boring. It's hard. It hurts. It's lonely. And it doesn't give you immediate results. Right?
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Ebola case first to be diagnosed in U.S.

15 hours 6 min ago
A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States.
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The link between fat and cancer

15 hours 29 min ago
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Keeping young athletes safe

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:28pm
CNN's Holly Firfer reports on ways parents can keep their student athletes safe.
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4 more kids with mystery illness

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:22pm
Doctors in Colorado spotted it first -- a group of children hospitalized with a neurologic illness. Now a hospital in Boston is reporting patients with similar symptoms.
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Enterovirus to blame for paralysis?

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:57am
Health officials are looking for the cause of a neurologic illness that's affected several children in Colorado. Is enterovirus D68 to blame?
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How to really lose weight

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:47am
From what to eat to how much to exercise, Elizabeth Cohen explains what you really need to do to lose weight.
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Ebola patients left on the ground outside hospital

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:28am
The desperately ill Ebola patients had come to the new center for treatment. Instead they would be left on the ground.
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Is diet soda really any better?

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:28am
Soda makers want to cut the number of calories you're drinking each year. At the Clinton Global Initiative on Tuesday, the big three -- Coke, Pepsi and Dr. Pepper -- pledged to reduce the number of beverage calories Americans are consuming by 20% over the next decade.
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Brothers travel before going blind

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:27am
What would you see if you knew you wouldn't be able to see much longer? Tod and Justin Purvis traveled across America to find the answer.
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How to become a morning person

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:27am
Let's start with the bad news: Only about 1 in 10 people is a true morning person, according to The Body Clock Guide to Better Health.
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NFL player who killed girlfriend, self likely had CTE

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:23am
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher likely had a devastating brain disease when he shot and killed his girlfriend and then himself two years ago, a doctor says in a new report.
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Think twice about 'the pill'

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:14pm
When it comes to effective birth control options for teens, "the pill" might be considered a reproductive relic.
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Five babies test positive for TB in Texas

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:34am
Five babies in El Paso, Texas, have tested positive for tuberculosis after being exposed to the infectious disease at a local hospital, the city's health department says.
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Lab holds 2,000 brains

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 7:45am
The University of Miami Brain Endowment Bank provides brain tissues to researchers to study various brain disorders.
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Treating Ebola with HIV drug

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 7:41am
A doctor in rural Liberia inundated with Ebola patients says he's had good results with a treatment he tried out of sheer desperation: an HIV drug.
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