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Video captures moment soldier brother surprises sister battling cancer

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 9:02am
A woman battling cancer for the third time thought she was being interviewed about baking a birthday cake for a 6-year-old girl facing a cancer diagnosis of her own, but now a video of her actual surprise has reached more than 90,000 views.
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Georgia dad drops 125 pounds by copying habits of fit people

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 8:56am
A Georgia father of three teenage boys who once ate three cans of Pringles per day has dropped more than 125 pounds by copying the habits of healthy people.
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Concussion and cognitive skills: What's the impact?

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 8:07am
NEW YORK — Concussions may have lasting and widespread effects on a person's cognitive abilities, according to two new studies presented here at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society's annual meeting.
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Size vs. shape: What’s more important for heart health?

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 8:00am
When it comes to heart health, body shape matters: A new study finds that having an apple-shaped body may increase the risk for heart disease in people with diabetes
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Grilling danger: Wire brushes cause injuries, doctors warn

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 8:00am
Before you start grilling this summer, you should probably take a close look at your grill brush; doctors are warning about rare but serious injuries tied to the cleaning tools
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How a sleepless night affects your ability to focus

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:49am
NEW YORK — A sleepless night may affect your ability to filter out information, a new study finds.
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How tattoos may offer protection from the common cold

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:44am
Tattoos don’t just make people look tough, they actually can help fight off diseases, according to a new study.
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The least likely star to emerge from 'House of Cards': A rowing machine

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:36am
An obscure piece of exercise equipment has become an unlikely star.
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Angola's yellow fever death toll rises to 225: health minister

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:30am
The death toll from yellow fever outbreak in Angola has risen to 225, with an estimated 1,600 cases now recorded, Health Minister Luis Sambo said on Tuesday.
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Zika mystery deepens with evidence of nerve cell infections

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:15am
Top Zika investigators now believe that the birth defect microcephaly and the paralyzing Guillain-Barre syndrome may be just the most obvious maladies caused by the mosquito-borne virus.
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US states should ban solitary confinement for kids, doctors say

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:15am
Too many incarcerated U.S. children serve time in solitary confinement even though the United Nations and many physician groups believe this form of punishment amounts to torture and should be banned, some doctors argue.
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Obesity surgery linked to reduced pain, improved mobility

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:15am
Many severely obese patients have less pain and better mobility in the first few years after weight loss surgery, a U.S. study suggests.
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Addiction may explain the link between social media and depression

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:00am
Studies have linked the use of social media to depression, but addiction to social media, rather than use alone, may explain the connection, new research suggests.
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Insulin cost in US more than doubles between 2002-2013

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 7:00am
The cost of the hormone insulin, one of the most important treatments for diabetes, rose nearly 200 percent between 2002 and 2013, according to a new study.
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5 natural solutions for flea and tick prevention

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 6:00am
Q&A with Dr. Manny: Besides using chemical-laden repellents, are there any natural remedies I can use to keep my pets safe?
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10 signs you and your partner are a great match

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 5:00am
You’re pretty sure you’ve finally found that right person for you.
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