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Big Box Health Care: Checkup for the Price of a Latte?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:23pm
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.






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Student Slips Over Border, Spreads Ebola to Senegal

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:26pm
A student infected with Ebola evaded health surveillance for weeks as he slipped into Senegal, carrying the deadly virus to a fifth African nation.






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8-Year-Old Triathlete Refuses to Leave Brother Behind

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:46pm
Sibling love stretches across the finish line as boy swims, bikes and runs with younger brother in tow.
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Eat it or beat it? Snacks for kids

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:44pm
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.






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New Ebola Vaccine Shows Promise

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:18pm
A possible Ebola vaccine is fast-tracked for human trials as the epidemic continues to spread in West Africa. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.






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ZMapp Saves Sick Monkeys From Ebola, Study Finds

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:15pm
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.






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Missionaries Exposed to Ebola Released From Quarantine

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 12:52pm
The missionaries' 21-day health monitoring periods ended at different times depending on when each had last been in contact with Ebola patients.






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Baby Announcement Mimics Apple Product Launch

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:19am
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.






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Back-to-School Time Never the Same For Sandy Hook Mom

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:36am
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.






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New Gadget or Vacation: Which Makes Us Happier?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:28am
Money spent on doing makes us happier than money spent on having, Cornell researchers found.






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Senegal Reports First Case of Ebola

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:27am
Senegal reported its first case of Ebola — a young man from Guinea.






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Would you rather — think about vacation or a new smartphone?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:11am
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.






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Dr. Nancy Explains Joan Rivers' 'Respiratory Arrest'

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:01am







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Joan Rivers in Critical Condition

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:01am







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Safe to Drink? What to Know About Brain-Ravaging Amoeba

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:48am
If this amoeba reaches your brain, the chances of death are high, but there are simple ways to avoid it.






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9 Things This Family Learned Giving Up Junk Food

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:39pm
This family set out to prove that a typical suburban household, with no farm in sight, could in fact survive on non-processed food.






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Will One of These Vaccines Stop Ebola in Its Tracks?

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:30pm
Trials of a new Ebola vaccine start next week. Here are some others coming down the pike.






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9 Lessons Learned By Giving Up Junk Food

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:28pm
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.






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You Live in Your Own Germ Cloud, Study Finds

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:49pm
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.






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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt: Odds in Their Favor?

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:26pm
Even if Pitt and Jolie are rich and famous, their delayed marriage after years of living together is similar to modern family trends.






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