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Student Who Road Amtrak NYC Diagnosed With Measles

6 hours 13 min ago
State health officials say an upstate college student who took an Amtrak train out of Penn Station earlier this week has been diagnosed with measles.






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Child's Bout With Measles Makes Parents Glad for Vaccine

12 hours 34 min ago
If what Uriah Krueger had was a mild case, his parents don't want to even know what a bad case of measles looks like.






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What Parents Need to Know About Measles Vaccine

14 hours 3 min ago
The measles outbreak has millions of Americans wondering if their kids are protected. Here are some answers. Here are some answers to your questions.






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College Sends Fitness Email Only to Overweight Students

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:47pm
Bryn Mawr College, a school with fewer than 2,000 students, sent an email to students offering a program for students with an "elevated" BMIs.






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'Ow, ow, ow': Child's Bout With Measles Makes Parents Glad for Vaccine

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:57pm
If what Uriah Krueger had was a mild case, his parents don't want to even know what a bad case of measles looks like.






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FDA Approves ADHD Drug to Treat Binge Eating

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:19pm
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of an attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder drug to treat binge eating.






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'Ow, ow, ow': Child's Bout With Measles Makes Parents Glad for Vaccine

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:48pm
If what Uriah Kreuger had was a mild case, his parents don't want to even know what a bad case of measles looks like.






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Heath Officials Concerned About Measles Outbreak in Arizona

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:35pm
As the Super Bowl draws near, health officials are keeping a close eye on a measles outbreak that has now reached Arizona. NBC's Tracie Potts reports.






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Obama Seeks Millions for 'Precision Medicine'

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 12:59pm
President Obama is asking Congress for $215 million to pay for a Precision Medicine Initiative - a plan to rev up targeted treatments.






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Disney Measles Outbreak Came From Overseas: CDC

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 7:17pm
An outbreak of measles that started in California's Disneyland probably came from overseas, officials say.






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With Just a Few New Cases of Ebola, Liberia's Kids Head Back to School

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 6:12pm
There's some good news out of the Ebola epidemic.






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Buzz Kill: Three Daily Alcohol Drinks May Boost Stroke Risk

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:08pm
People in their 50s and 60s who down more than two drinks daily have a 34 percent higher stroke risk compared to lighter drinkers, researchers say.






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Here's Where the Public Disagrees With Scientists

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:02pm
A survey suggests that scientists disagree with the wider public on key scientific issues — and are becoming less hopeful about closing the gap.






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What's it Like To Be Trapped in Unresponsive Body?

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 9:11am
Fully conscious, but unable to move and seemingly unresponsive, Martin Pistorius could not blink, grimace, gesture or make sounds.






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'Ghost': Man Recalls Years Trapped in Unresponsive Body

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 9:03am
Fully conscious, but unable to move and seemingly unresponsive, Martin Pistorius could not blink, grimace, gesture or make sounds.






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'Toxic Aerosol': California Calls Vaping a Public Health Risk

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:15pm
California health officials issued a public health advisory Wednesday, urging the state's residents to avoid or stop using e-cigarettes.






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California Declares Vaping Public Health Risk

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:01pm
California health officials issued a public health advisory Wednesday, urging the state's residents to avoid or stop using e-cigarettes.






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Children Still Struggle With Mystery Paralysis

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:55pm
Ten Colorado children with mystifying muscle weakness and partial paralysis are still suffering symptoms and may be permanently disabled, doctors say.






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Memory Problems Worse for NFL Vets Who Played as Kids

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:40pm
NFL vets who started playing football before age 12 functioned about 20 percent worse on mental tests compared to ex-pros to entered the game as teens






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Five Things You Need To Know About Measles

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 8:38pm
How effective is the measles vaccine? The answer to that, plus more critical answers to your measles questions.






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