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Survey: Teen drinking, drug use down

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 7:24am
Teens might be shedding their rebellious reputations: A survey says they're doing fewer drugs, drinking and smoking less. But E-cigarette use is up.
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How he became an Ironman

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 7:17am
Joe Van Veldhuizen was 19 miles into his first Ironman. He had two hours left to complete the race, and only three miles to go in the 26.2-mile marathon.
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Opinion: Confirm new surgeon general

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 7:14am
David Gergen says Dr. Vivek Murthy is eminently qualified for confirmation by the Senate today as surgeon general.
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Angelina Jolie's chickenpox explained

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 11:59am
Angelina Jolie missed the premiere of her new film because of chickenpox. This is why it's good she stayed home.
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Chickenpox keeps Angelina Jolie from premiere

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 11:54am
Angelina Jolie delivered a special message to fans in a video posted to YouTube: She's got chickenpox.
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5 ways to fat-proof your home

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:07am
Here simple ways to keep your home food-temptation free. This works for even the most weak-willed among us.
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How a hockey player put pain on ice

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 7:11am
Greg Ozubko's arthritis pain was so intense he couldn't walk. Now he's playing goalie -- all because of an NHL team with a terrible record.
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These men got a taste of childbirth

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 7:08am
A hospital in China is hooking men up to a labor pain simulator that surges electrical currents to mimic childbirth.
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Congress' only psychologist faces lonely journey

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 7:35pm
Two years after Newtown, Rep. Tim Murphy is still crusading to change the mental health care system. For Congress' only psychologist, the political is personal.
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Exposure to common household chemicals may cause IQ drop

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:15pm
A chemical that's in a lot of household products may be hurting children's IQ's.
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Predicting the flu so you can avoid it

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 7:45am
Imagine being able to predict when the flu might strike your town, a bit like how meteorologists predict when a storm is heading your way.
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A friend gave her an antibiotic; now she's fighting for her life

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 6:57am
After taking an antibiotic a friend gave her, a California teen is fighting for her life in a hospital burn unit.
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One thing Washington could do on Ebola

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 1:27pm
Julian Zelizer says Congress should agree on President Obama's $6 billion request for Ebola aid
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The messy truth about Ebola

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 1:25pm
What happens when you get Ebola? CNN's Miguel Marquez explains (Sources: CDC and WHO).
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Baby on board! Southwest flight diverted for birth

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:21am
Baby's first flight took on a whole new meaning when a woman gave birth aboard a Southwest airlines flight in midair Tuesday morning.
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Flu shot less helpful, but still key

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:11am
This year's flu vaccine is not as effective against the current strain of the influenza virus because the virus has mutated, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in an advisory to doctors.
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Yoga tips to stress less this season

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:09am
These yoga techniques are a real gift for those of you who hope to keep feeling festive in what can be a stressful season.
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Disabled get buff with fitness guru

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:26pm
Ned Norton was working as a fitness trainer for Olympic athletes and bodybuilders when a young man with a spinal cord injury asked him for help.
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Helping kids kick cancer fear

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:25pm
For 12 years, Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg worked at a camp for children battling cancer.
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The ugly truth about ALS

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 8:51am
Anthony Carbajal was 26 when he learned he had ALS. His message summer's ice-bucket challenge: Let's fight it together.
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