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Zika Infects 5 in Miami Beach, Governor Says

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 7:07pm
Zika is spreading locally in Miami Beach, and has infected three tourists.
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Man Dies From Zika Side-Effect in Puerto Rico

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 7:05pm
Puerto Rico reported its first death on Friday from a paralyzing condition that developed from a Zika infection.
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'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Calls EpiPen Price Hikers 'Vultures'

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 6:13pm
A growing chorus is calling on the Mylan pharmaceutical company to justify its over 400 percent price hikes on EpiPens.
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Watch Doctors Revive Lifeless Baby Born After Airstrike

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 9:38am
The graphic and at times distressing video aired by Britain's Channel 4 News shows the moment when the boy was pulled, lifeless, from his mom's womb.
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Watch Doctors Revive Lifeless Baby Born After Airstrike

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 9:38am
The graphic and at times distressing video aired by Britain's Channel 4 News shows the moment when the boy was pulled, lifeless, from his mom's womb.
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Who's Left Out of Obamacare?

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 8:54am
People who still lack health insurance post-Obamacare are more likely to be Hispanic, poor, under the age of 35 and to work for a small business.
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Is Zika Spreading in Miami Beach?

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 7:42am
Florida health officials declined to confirm reports Thursday that Zika has spread locally in Miami Beach.
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Zika Might Affect Adult Brains, Too, Study Finds

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 6:59pm
The Zika virus, previously thought only to be a big threat to developing babies, might also affect adult brains, researchers reported Thursday.
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Why Your To-Go Salads Could Be Making You Gain Weight

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 5:11pm
Are you avoiding avocado, salad dressings or nuts because you're worried about excess calories?
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Rare Zika Complication Hits 30 in Puerto Rico

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 4:45pm
Thirty people have been diagnosed with a rare paralyzing condition caused by Zika virus infection in Puerto Rico, and the CDC says to expect more.
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Aetna Threatened Obamacare Exit If Merger Blocked

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 8:55am
A new letter reveals Aetna expressly warned the DOJ it would leave the Obamacare exchanges if its Humana merger was blocked.
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Study Finds Thyroid Cancer Diagnoses Rise, But Treatment May Not Be Best

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 8:20pm
A new medical journal report says the cancer is overdiagnosed in as many as 80 percent of cases, and new technology is detecting low-risk types.
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EpiPen's 400 Percent Price Hike Has Parents Scrambling

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 6:42pm
The cost of saving your child's life has gotten a lot more expensive.
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More Than 17,000 Hurt a Year in Strollers

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 1:52pm
Strollers and baby carriers are meant to keep kids safe, but an average of 17,000 children are injured every year by one, researchers report.
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Gene Therapy Offers Hope for Girl With Deadly Disease

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 12:27pm
Eliza O'Neill has a disease sometimes referred to as "childhood Alzheimer's" — and a new experimental treatment is bringing her family lots of hope.
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Now Your Pets Might Infect You With Superbugs

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 7:51pm
Pets might be a source of drug-resistant superbugs, Chinese researchers report.
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Health Insurers Hide Fine Print for Women

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 4:46pm
Buried in the fine print of many marketplace health plan documents is language that allows them to refuse to cover a range of services, many of which
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Malaria Might Help Some People Survive Ebola

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:44pm
Virologists cleaning up after the Ebola epidemic in West Africa say people who had malaria when they caught Ebola were more likely to survive.
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Inside the Underground Hospital Treating Aleppo's Kids

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 4:06am
The Syrian government-led bombing of Aleppo has targeted so many hospitals that the few still working have been forced underground. NBC's Richard Engel gets a rare look inside.
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Sitting Really Can Kill You, Heart Experts Say

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 7:16pm
Evidence is building that sitting for too long can cause heart disease and diabetes - even in people who exercise, n Heart Association experts say.
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