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Wal-Mart is taking an aggressive tack, with in-store branded clinics offering primary health care at a price competitors may find hard to match.
A student infected with Ebola evaded health surveillance for weeks as he slipped into Senegal, carrying the deadly virus to a fifth African nation.
Sibling love stretches across the finish line as boy swims, bikes and runs with younger brother in tow.
1. Which has more fat? 4 cheese pizza bites or 4 chicken nuggets? Answer: The chicken nuggets have 15 grams of fat; 230 calories. Pizza bites almost same calories — 200 — but only 5 g fat, or 2/3rds less fat.2. Which crunchy snacks has more calories? 3 cups of "light" butter popcorn or a serving of baked tortilla chips with salsa? Answer: Chips and salsa have 125 calories.
A possible Ebola vaccine is fast-tracked for human trials as the epidemic continues to spread in West Africa. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.
An experimental drug used to treat two sick American missionaries saved a batch of monkeys infected with Ebola virus, even days after they got sick.
The missionaries' 21-day health monitoring periods ended at different times depending on when each had last been in contact with Ebola patients.
When his son was born, a former Apple employee announced the happy news with a website designed to look just like an Apple product unveiling.
What used to be a familiar mix of sadness and relief now includes a sense of fear for parents of children who died at Sandy Hook Elementary.
Before the latest video game or smartphone goes on sale, people line up for days (hello, iPhone 6!), anticipating its arrival. Often that leads to pushing, shoving, and sometimes punching — even when there is enough supply to go around. Wait. Owning lots of cool stuff, especially the latest gadget, is supposed to make us happy.
If this amoeba reaches your brain, the chances of death are high, but there are simple ways to avoid it.
This family set out to prove that a typical suburban household, with no farm in sight, could in fact survive on non-processed food.
One family spent 100 days avoiding white flour, white sugar, and anything out of a package with more than five ingredients. Here, the lessons learned.
We carry a unique cloud of germs everywhere we go, possibly providing a better way to track a person than fingerprints or even DNA, says a new study.
Even if Pitt and Jolie are rich and famous, their delayed marriage after years of living together is similar to modern family trends.