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New link between coffee and DNA

Health - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 2:12pm
You can blame that third cup of Joe on your genes.
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When healthy eating becomes an obsession

Health - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:48am
Mental health experts are increasingly worried about people who take healthy eating to an extreme.
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Ebola drugs, vaccine in the works

Health - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:15am
Scientists gave Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan an experimental drug called brincidofovir. Here's what else is in the pipeline to fight the deadly disease.
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Enterovirus D68 kills child in New Jersey

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 10:28pm
A New Jersey child who died last week tested positive for the enterovirus D68, the first reported death from the respiratory illness in the state, according to the New Jersey Department of Health.
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How to really lose weight

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:19pm
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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The link between fat and cancer

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:19pm
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Spain case is a first in Ebola outbreak

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:17pm
A nurse's assistant in Spain is the first person known to have contracted Ebola outside of Africa in the current outbreak.
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Who are the American Ebola patients?

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:48am
As another patient with Ebola arrives in the United States, here is a look at the six Americans who have been diagnosed with this deadly virus.
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Nobel Prize work offers hope for Alzheimer's

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:47am
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has gone to scientists who are studying cells that form a positioning system in the brain.
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Meet the Virus Hunter

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 9:21am
While the world grapples with Ebola's spread, meet the woman who hunts viruses for a living.
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How your hospital handles Ebola

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 9:01am
Kyung Lah explores hospital protocol for patients who might have Ebola.
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15 best superfoods for fall

Health - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 7:46am
Fall superfoods are the perfect excuse to get cooking on cool nights. See fall superfood pictures to get started!
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Ground beef recalled after metal complaints

Health - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 3:21pm
Sam Kane Beef Processors of Corpus Christi, Texas, has recalled 90,987 pounds of ground beef products after consumers complained about finding pieces of metal inside the meat, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Saturday.
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10 steps to happiness

Health - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 3:20pm
It's World Smile Day, so here are 10 tweets to make you happy.
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Where the rich don't vaccinate

Health - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:49am
L.A.'s wealthiest neighborhoods have child vaccination rates lower than West Africa. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.
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Super bacteria breeding in space

Health - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:48am
Super bacteria in space are being used to create food, recycle waste and design new vaccines.
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Ebola could become airborne

Health - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:44am
Today, the Ebola virus spreads only through direct contact with bodily fluids, such as blood and vomit. But some of the nation's top infectious disease experts worry that this deadly virus could mutate and be transmitted just by a cough or a sneeze.
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Feeling Nuts Challenge for men goes viral

Health - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:43am
Now that the Ice Bucket Challenge has made the rounds, a new trend is on the rise: crotch grabbing -- for testicular cancer.
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Tobacco plant may be key to Ebola drugs

Health - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:38am
The tobacco plant's tarnished reputation is getting somewhat of a makeover thanks to a technique dubbed biopharming.
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Cleaning crew turned away from Dallas apt.

Health - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:37am
Four days after a man was diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas, the apartment where he stayed has not been sanitized.
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