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5 mosquito bite myths

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:40
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?

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:40
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

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:38
Humanitarian agencies are taking precautions against the deadly virus as two American aid workers fight for their lives.
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Number of 9/11-related cancer cases is growing

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:15
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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Ebola: Just the facts

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:14
Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the symptoms and origins of the virus that is claiming hundreds of lives in Africa.
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Embarrassing diseases are a real pain in the...

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:24
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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Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone dies

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 09:24
A doctor who was on the front lines fighting the Ebola outbreak has died.
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Opinion: Expand Medicare for all Americans

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 09:05
Vijay Das says Medicare is a success story that could provide health care for everybody, not just seniors.
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Big change proposed for pot law

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 07:44
The bill would amend the Controlled Substances Act to exempt marijuana plants with an extremely low percentage of THC, the chemical that makes users high.
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This won't be the AIDS-free generation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:54
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

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:52
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

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:34
Tackling your first triathlon? Even the best triathletes in the world started somewhere -- and made their share of rookie mistakes.
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Young cancer victim's ashes inspire filmmaker

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:28
It was about eight months into her fight with heart cancer that 24-year-old Maire Kent knew she was going to die. The plan she made for her ashes inspired strangers and a filmmaker.
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Ebola fears hit close to home

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:47
American Patrick Sawyer died in Lagos, Nigeria, after becoming infected with Ebola. His death has sparked worries about the virus spreading to the United States.
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Fist bumps beat handshakes for hygiene

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 08:51
CNN's Adam Dunnakey looks at a new study that says high fives and fist bumps beat handshakes for hygiene.
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Meet the woman who built a spin empire

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 08:49
Would you spend $34 on an exercise class? SoulCycle co-founder Elizabeth Cutler thinks you will.
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10 yoga poses to beat stress

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 07:38
Don't let stress get the best of you! Start your day off right with this yoga sequence for beginners. These 10 yoga poses will have you feeling refreshed in no time.
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Fear among Ebola aid workers

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 07:35
Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks at fear spreading amongst locals that aid workers helping those with Ebola are spreading the disease.
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First impressions made in 100 ms

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 07:34
Making a good first impression might have more to do with your facial features than choosing the right outfit, a new study reveals.
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Liberia closes its borders to stop Ebola

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 16:44
The deadliest Ebola outbreak in history continues to plague West Africa as two American health care workers fight off infections.
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