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Another American doctor infected in Africa

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:23am
Another American aid worker has become infected with the deadly virus, as the death toll in West Africa continues to rise.
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Fight brewing over liver donation

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:22am
Proposed changes to the way livers are distributed to transplant patients could turn some U.S. regions into "organ farms," opponents say.
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American Ebola victim: 'I felt like I was about to die'

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 9:01pm
In his first extensive on-camera interview since contracting the virus, Dr. Kent Brantly recalled to NBC News on Tuesday how close he had come to being one more of the over 1,500 people the World Health Organization says have lost their lives to Ebola in the current outbreak.
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No charges for parents of child with brain cancer

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:52pm
The British couple arrested after pulling their cancer-stricken son out of a hospital will not be charged, the Crown Prosecution Service told CNN on Tuesday.
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Human Ebola vaccine trial set to begin

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 8:11am
Three healthy people will receive an experimental Ebola vaccine, amid mounting anxiety about the spread of the deadly virus in West Africa.
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Parents of cancer patient: We won't return

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 7:31am
The British couple arrested in Spain after pulling their cancer-stricken son out of a Southampton Hospital told a judge they will not return to the UK voluntarily, according to a Madrid court where they appeared on Monday.
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How one family broke junk food addiction

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 7:30am
The Leake family joins HLN's Jane Velez-Mitchell to talk about eliminating processed foods for 100 days.
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Ab workouts are a waste of time

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:39am
You've been trying forever to get that elusive six-pack: the holy grail of fitness goals. None of the gizmos and doodads advertised online or on TV have worked, so you figure it's time to sign up for that 30-minute abs class at the gym.
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What will ALS do with $100M?

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:34am
CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports on the amazing amount of cash generated by the viral video trend.
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Adam's story: 63 pills a day

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:58am
The modest clinic on Milpas Street in laid-back Santa Barbara, California, was well known to patients seeking powerful pain medication.
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The monster that took my son

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:37am
A week before Cole died, I promised him he would do "something big" someday. For two years, I have been fighting to keep that promise.
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Reporter faces challenges in West Africa

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:21am
CNN's Nima Elbagir shares the hardships of reporting on the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.
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School start times are unhealthy

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:16am
If you think school starts too early, you aren't the only one.
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Meet the Fittest Man on Earth

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:16am
From Fittest Man on Earth to new father, CrossFit champion Rich Froning talks about his success at the 2014 Games and where he goes from here.
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15 diseases doctors get wrong

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:14am
After strange pains or mysterious digestive issues, you hope a trip to the doctor will solve your health woes. That's not always the case.
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Addicted veterans get a second chance

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13am
Veterans treatment courts are helping former warriors who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction.
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Marijuana may reduce painkiller overdoses

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13am
States that have legalized marijuana for managing chronic pain have significantly fewer deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses each year, according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
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Human trial of Ebola vaccine to start this week

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13am
A highly anticipated test of an experimental Ebola vaccine will begin next week, amid mounting anxiety about the spread of the deadly virus in West Africa.
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Junk food does more than make you fat

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 6:04pm
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body. This week we look at salt intake and its impact on MS; junk food and the damage it does to your desire to eat healthy; how drinking coffee may help you keep your teeth; and how more parents have their kids vaccinated.
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Fifth country confirms Ebola

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:27pm
The West African country has confirmed its first Ebola case one week after closing its borders with Guinea.
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