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Peaches, plums recalled over Listeria

46 min 47 sec ago
Bought fruit at Costco, Trader Joe's or Walmart recently? Contamination concerns at one packing plant have stores clearing their shelves.
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Identifying the genetic roots of schizophrenia

53 min 18 sec ago
After analyzing the DNA of 150,000 people, scientists say they can pinpoint the genetic roots of schizophrenia.
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Small steps to lose 100 pounds

2 hours 20 min ago
When Nicole Durham finally decided it was time to lose weight, she knew she had a long way to go. See her amazing transformation:
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Science limited on the drinking age

2 hours 30 min ago
On July 17, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed into law the National Minimum Drinking Age Act, which withheld a percentage of highway funds from any state that didn't raise the minimum drinking age to 21.
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XL Love: How fat is affecting our love lives

3 hours 22 min ago
A new book, "XL Love," focuses on how obesity is "complicating" America's love life.
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The healthiest fish to eat?

3 hours 32 min ago
As our oceans become more polluted, Sally Kohn sits down with Fabien Cousteau to talk about the healthiest fish to eat.
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MERS may be airborne, scientists say

4 hours 25 min ago
The deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus may be transmitted through the air, according to a new observation paper.
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7 things to know about epilepsy

5 hours 31 min ago
An estimated 2.3 million adults in the United States have epilepsy, according to the CDC. Actress Sky McCole Bartusiak was one of them.
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Aging cells could help fight cancer

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 1:48pm
Medical student, Joshua Meier has been celebrated for his research into how aging cells could help in the fight against cancer.
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It's here: First local cases of chikungunya

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:57am
Chikungunya -- a mosquito-borne tropical disease with a funny name that packs a wallop -- has taken up residence in the United States.
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Opinion: Cancer overtreatment must stop

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:53am
Studies found that a large number of American men with prostate cancer get unnecessary and aggressive treatment, Dr. Otis Brawley says.
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Is your firefighter too fat?

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 3:21pm
More than 70% of U.S. firefighters are overweight or obese, a rate higher than the American public, according to a recent study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Stressed women gain more pounds

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 3:21pm
Five studies you may have missed: niacin and your heart, stressed women get fat, a better HPV test, and why sitting may not be so bad if you do this.
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Ripple effect from CDC lab problems

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 9:36pm
The lab mishaps at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are having "broad impacts," compromising care for patients with diseases like tuberculosis and chikungunya and potentially slowing work overseas on Ebola and MERS, according to a CDC official.
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5 things you didn't know about Alzheimer's

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 7:56am
Approximately 44 million people live with dementia worldwide, according to the Alzheimer's Association. By 2050, that number is expected to more than triple to 115 million.
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Veterans waiting longer for cancer care

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 6:29pm
Sgt. Terry Mitchell survived the Vietnam War. Forty years later, his wife says his life was cut short by delays at the Veteran's Administration.
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Get off the sideline, into the race

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:40am
Only a few short months ago, I was a spectator.
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If I can run, so can you

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:40am
For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to be able to say, "I've run a 5K."
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Olympic cyclist inspires alopecia sufferers

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 7:54am
Joanna Rowsell is a British track cyclists who set 3 world records and won gold at her "home games", the London 2012 Olympics.
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3 things to do today, for better health tomorrow

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 3:58pm
CNN's Carl Azuz reports on three things that you can do today, to make you healthier tomorrow.
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