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FDA: Stop selling fake Ebola drugs

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 7:41am
The FDA has warned three companies that are selling products that claim to treat or cure Ebola.
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Harvesting 'bones' in $2.5m coral farm

Sun, 09/28/2014 - 10:37pm
A man-made coral reef in the desert, could change medical operations forever.
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Beer may be good for your brain

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:43pm
An element in beer may be good for your brain and other things we learned from medical journals this week.
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Yoga poses to help you touch your toes

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:20pm
The inability to touch your toes is a common complaint -- and a popular excuse for avoiding yoga.
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Smart toothbrush tracks brushing

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:41am
This Bluetooth enabled toothbrush coaches you while you brush and tracks your progress through a smartphone app.
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How your baby's brain develops

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:40am
Take a look inside what might be the most complex biological system in the world: the human brain.
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A one-woman Ebola hospital

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:14am
22-year-old Fatu Kekula nursed her mother, father and sister through Ebola using trash bags to protect herself.
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Just 2 doctors for 85,000 people

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:29pm
In Bomi County, Liberia, there are two doctors. Not two doctors for Ebola patients but two doctors -- period.
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American Ebola patient released

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:28pm
Dr. Rick Sacra is the third American Ebola patient to fully recover from the deadly virus.
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Farming in the city

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 10:52am
This urban farm supplies fresh produce to food deserts, but also offers other benefits to individuals and the community.
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Vintage cold and flu ads

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 10:36am
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Flu shot myths addressed

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 10:35am
Flu vaccine myths can confuse people trying to decide whether to get a shot. Here are five common myths and, based on information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the truth.
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Ebola kills more than those infected

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 7:40am
Ten days ago, Lusa Khanneh took ill, but not with Ebola. On September 19, she was dead because no hospital would take her.
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Schizophrenia is eight disorders

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 5:43pm
What we know -- and psychiatrists have diagnosed for decades -- as schizophrenia may really be eight separate diseases, research published in The American Journal of Psychiatry suggests.
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Early memory lapses may be Alzheimer's sign

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 5:41pm
A new study suggests that people who have a sense that they are forgetting more things may actually be onto something even if it isn't showing up on cognitive tests.
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Hospital costs fall in Obamacare's first year

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 5:19pm
Days ahead of the one-year anniversary of the rollout of HealthCare.gov, the Affordable Care Act's health care exchange website that was originally plagued with numerous technical glitches, the Department of Health and Human Services has released a report highlighting the impact of the law on hospital costs.
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Reduce your risk of dementia

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:59am
The statistics, unfortunately, are staggering. An estimated 44 million people worldwide are living with dementia, according to a report released Tuesday by Alzheimer's Disease International.
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One woman walked in, and Ebola nightmare began

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:58am
A middle-aged woman walked into the emergency room of Phebe Hospital with a fever on the evening of June 23.
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751 infants exposed to TB at hospital

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:58am
Health officials have added 45 infants to the list of more than 700 who were exposed to tuberculosis at a hospital in El Paso, Texas.
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Bleach was my 'best friend'

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:48am
CNN's Nima Elbagir reflects on a harrowing trip to Liberia where she covered the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history.
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