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Gay Man Abstaining From Sex for a Year to Donate Blood

44 min 45 sec ago
LGBTQ advocate Jay Franzone, who is openly gay, is abstaining from sex for one year in order to donate blood and raise awareness about the restrictions on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
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Zika Infection Lasted Months in Newborn: Report

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 7:07pm
A Brazilian baby with brain damage caused by Zika virus stayed infected for more than two months after he was born, doctors reported Wednesday.
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Another New Zika Case Found in Florida

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 5:15pm
Florida reported a new homegrown case of Zika virus Wednesday, this one in Palm Beach County.
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'No More Stares': Firefighter Enjoys New Face

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 3:53pm
A year after he got a face transplant, Patrick Hardison is driving, swimming with his kids, and walking down the street without getting stares.
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Doctors Return to Clinics After Sex Abuse

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 12:26pm
Doctors found to have sexually abused patients aren't usually punished and can return to practice after "treatment", an investigation has found.
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Florida Teen Survives 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba Infection

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 11:39am
Sebastian DeLeon, 16, is just one of four people in the United States who have survived a Naegleria fowleri infection in the past 50 years.
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Should I Worry About Zika? Your Questions Answered

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 11:33am
Zika has now caused two separate outbreaks in the Miami area, infecting tourists from Texas, New York and Taiwan. Americans are starting to worry.
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Images Show Zika's Destruction of Babies' Brains

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 11:02am
Missing brain tissue. Deformed spinal cords. Folded skills. The images of Zika's brain destruction are horrifying.
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Expect More U.S. Zika Virus Cases, Experts Say

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 8:10pm
Zika virus has turned up in a new part of Florida, and experts say it's almost certainly not done spreading.
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Drug Company Exec Pay Jumped as EpiPen Prices Hiked

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 7:33pm
As Mylan's EpiPen prices rose over 400 percent, pay for its top executive jumped over 600 percent.
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Zion Harvey: A Year After His Double Hand Transplant

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 6:05pm
NBC News recently visited with Zion Harvey, who last year became the first child to receive a double hand transplant.
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Zion Harvey: A Year After His Double Hand Transplant

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 5:52pm
NBC News visited with Zion Harvey, who last year became the first child to receive a double hand transplant at CHOP.
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New Zika Case Found in Florida's St. Petersburg

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 5:39pm
Florida's got a new case of Zika virus, this one on the Gulf coast, state officials said Tuesday.
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How Does Zika Causes Birth Defects

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 5:27pm
This is how the Zika virus causes severe and often horrific birth defects. Warning: Some images may be disturbing.
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What's to Blame for High U.S. Drug Costs?

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 3:59pm
Giving companies monopolies on pharmaceuticals and then forbidding Medicare to negotiate prices both drive up U.S. drug prices, doctors argue.
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EpiPen Prices Rocket Along with Drugmaker Executive's Pay

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 3:02pm
Take a look at how much Mylan CEO's pay has increased.
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Here Are All of Donald Trump's Flip-Flops on Big Issues

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 1:17pm
To understand and track Trump's views, we've compiled a list of his past and present positions on issues since he announced his candidacy.
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The 2 Obamacares: One Plank Succeeds, the Other Limps

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:43am
Six years into its inception, Obamacare is really two different health care programs.
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More Moms Breastfeed — But Not for Long Enough

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 7:43pm
More than 80 percent of U.S. mothers breastfeed their newborns, a new survey finds, but fewer than a third keep doing so for the recommended one year.
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Pres. Carter on Cancer Diagnosis: Thought I Had Only Weeks to Live

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 5:40pm
Former President Jimmy Carter said Monday that he put on 'a false, optimistic face' for months after he was diagnosed with skin cancer last year.
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