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How time zones may affect cancer risk

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 1:00pm
WASHINGTON — Where you live within your time zone could be associated with a slightly increased risk of developing certain cancers that have been linked to disruptions of the biological clock , a new study suggests.
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Anorexia nervosa diagnosis more common in women with celiac disease, study finds

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 12:00pm
- Women with celiac disease may be more likely to also be diagnosed with the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, researchers suggest.
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Denver man dies while attempting doughnut-eating challenge

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 11:36am
A 42-year-old Colorado man attempting to complete a doughnut-eating challenge died Sunday after choking on a giant pastry.
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Act II: Florida babies born hours apart named Romeo and Juliette

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 10:55am
Two weeks after South Carolina newborns Romeo and Juliet took the internet by storm, another Shakespearean-inspired pair made their debut at a hospital in Florida.
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Vaccinating pregnant moms protects newborns from whooping cough

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 9:15am
Infants are much less likely to get whooping cough if their mothers are vaccinated against the potentially fatal respiratory infection during pregnancy, a large U.S. study finds.
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Will an antibiotic help treat PTSD?

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 3:06am
A common antibiotic called doxycycline can disrupt the formation of negative thoughts and fears in the brain and may prove useful in treating or preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to research by British and Swiss scientists.
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Have nut allergies? They don't have to affect your pregnancy

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 3:07pm
If you have a nut allergy, avoiding nuts can be a difficult task.
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Family to donate organs of sorority sister who died after pancake-eating contest

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 1:30pm
A 20-year-old college student whose father was killed in the Sept. 11 attacks has died after choking during a pancake-eating contest.
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Toddler who was saved by doctor's 'Hail Mary' defies odds to celebrate 2nd birthday

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 11:50am
There’s cake, superhero décor and personalized t-shirts.
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Mom of 3 dies after finishing Pennsylvania half-marathon

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:35am
Authorities are investigating after a 36-year-old runner died Sunday after crossing the finish line of the Scranton Half Marathon.
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Untreated strep infection leaves Michigan mom of 7 battling for life

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:03am
A Michigan mother of seven whose sore throat turned into a life-threatening strep infection is battling for her life as doctors work to save her organs.
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Study suggests a short nap can make you happier

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 9:53am
Can napping make you happier?
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Have impatient friends? It could mess with your patience

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 9:26am
Some geneticists suggest that who we are is not a question of nature versus nurture, but that genes and our environment work together to influence the people we become.
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Dad is diagnosed with breast cancer for third time

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 8:59am
A dad-of-two who made history when he fought to receive a breast cancer drug only available to women is now battling the disease for a third time – despite having a mastectomy more than a decade ago.
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The cost of cancer: New drugs show success at a steep price

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 7:43am
Newer cancer drugs that enlist the body's immune system are improving the odds of survival, but competition between them is not reining in prices that can now top $250,000 a year.
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Texas mother gives birth in hospital parking garage

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 9:30am
A Fort Worth mother and her new baby are doing well after she gave birth in a hospital parking garage, Friday morning.
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