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The U.S. is ready for Ebola

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 2:41pm
The CDC is warning against any traveling to the countries affected by Ebola. But if it comes to the U.S., our health care system is ready.
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Ebola triggers travel warning

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 2:08pm
The Centers for Disease Control has issued a travel warning for several countries in Africa as Ebola continues to spread.
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Uber guy launches house call app

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 2:08pm
When you're sick, sometimes it feels impossible to get out of bed, let alone get to the doctor. Now the doctor will come to you.
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This is what you need to fall in love

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:41am
Hugs, eye contact and of course, sex. Paul Zak breaks down the "love molecule" and how it effects our lives.
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Plant-based diet is his secret

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 10:15am
For years Benji Kurtz was severely obese. He tried diet after diet. Then the solution to his weight loss problem found him.
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Could Ebola come here? Yes and no.

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 9:56am
Yes, Ebola can come to the United States, experts say. But no, there's no reason to panic.
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Ebola victim 'holding her own'

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:28am
Pastor of an American missionary infected with Ebola updates her condition and discusses how her family is holding up.
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Diseases you don't talk about

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:28am
There are the diseases you don't want to get because they'll kill you. Then there are the diseases you don't want to get because you are too embarrassed to discuss them out loud, even with your doctor.
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Number of 9/11-related cancer cases is growing

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:25am
Cancer is plaguing a growing number of first responders and rescuers who worked at ground zero after the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. These are cancers the federal government says are thought to be directly related to that effort -- cancers like leukemia, myeloma, thyroid and prostate cancers.
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Paralyzed men have sex again

Health - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:23am
Many in wheelchairs argue that what doctors call "secondary conditions" such as sexual function and bowel and bladder control are just as important as walking.
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Could a blood test predict suicides?

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 6:02pm
Approximately 36,000 deaths are caused by suicide each year in the United States. What if a simple blood test could one day help prevent that from happening?
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5 mosquito bite myths

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:40pm
The colors you wear and the food you eat don't matter. We bust five common mosquito bite myths to help you stop the itch.
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What's your H2O IQ?

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:40pm
CNN's Susan Hendricks tells us about staying hydrated this summer. What is your H2O IQ?
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Peace Corps pulls out of Ebola region

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:38pm
Humanitarian agencies are taking precautions against the deadly virus as two American aid workers fight for their lives.
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Ebola: Just the facts

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:14pm
Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the symptoms and origins of the virus that is claiming hundreds of lives in Africa.
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Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone dies

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:24am
A doctor who was on the front lines fighting the Ebola outbreak has died.
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Opinion: Expand Medicare for all Americans

Health - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:05am
Vijay Das says Medicare is a success story that could provide health care for everybody, not just seniors.
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This won't be the AIDS-free generation

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 3:54pm
He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school.
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Surgeon general issues skin cancer warning

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 3:52pm
Skin cancer is on the rise, according to the American Cancer Society, with more cases diagnosed annually than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer cases combined.
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4 common first triathlon Qs

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 3:34pm
Tackling your first triathlon? Even the best triathletes in the world started somewhere -- and made their share of rookie mistakes.
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