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Ebola: Just the facts

Health - 1 hour 58 min ago
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...

Health - 3 hours 48 min ago
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

Health - 5 hours 49 min ago
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 - 6 hours 7 min ago
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

Health - 7 hours 28 min ago
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:54
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:52
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:34
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:28
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:47
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 07:51
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 07:49
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 06:38
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 06:35
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

Health - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 06:34
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

Health - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:44
The deadliest Ebola outbreak in history continues to plague West Africa as two American health care workers fight off infections.
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MERS may be airborne

Health - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:44
The deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus may be transmitted through the air, according to a new observation paper.
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How to avoid being hit by lightning

Health - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:28
CNN's Holly Firfer tells us the best ways to avoid being hit by lightning.
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What treats are good for pets?

Health - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 09:52
Are the goodies we give our pets good for them?
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How dangerous is that sunburn?

Health - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 08:40
Dr. Sanjay Gupta tells us how applying sunscreen everyday can help you live to 100.
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