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Kent Brantly's Blood Used to Treat Newly Infected Ebola Patient

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:08pm
Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly donated blood to treat another U.S. doctor infected with the virus, Samaritan's Purse President Franklin Graham says.






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'I Am Eleven' Explores Age On Edge of Adolescence

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:18pm
The new documentary “I Am Eleven” takes a candid look at that magical moment between childhood and adolescence.






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6 Things I Want My Sons to Know About Depression

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:19pm
A dad battling depression wants his boys to be informed: "If I don’t talk with my sons about the twisting despair brought on by depression, who will?"






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FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug Contrave

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:36am
U.S. regulators are greenlighting a new weight-loss drug called Contrave, the third in a string of approvals for anti-obesity treatments.






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Companies' Ebola Plea: We Need Action Now

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:14am
West Africa’s Ebola epidemic has started affecting mining operations, and companies feeling the pinch are pushing back.






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Best and Worst States to Have a Baby, By the Numbers

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:11am
Everyone knows having a baby is a huge expense; where you live also matters.
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Raising Children in the Shadow of the Towers

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:34am
For children growing up in lower Manhattan, 9/11 is a daily reality, not just a solemn anniversary date.






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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Hospitalized With Tumor

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:42am







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Wash Your Hands: Rare Virus Sending Kids to the ER

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:11pm
How dangerous is the rare virus sending kids to the hospital? Here are answers to key questions about the so-called Midwest enterovirus.






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Why She Stayed: Abuse Survivors React to Ray Rice

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 5:19pm
The extraordinary footage of Ray Rice and his wife is shedding new light on a problem hidden behind so many closed doors.






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Wal-Mart Tackles Healthcare

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:03pm
Retail giant begins a trial run of in-store primary health care clinics, and with prices of $40 for the general public, and $4 for employees, Cnbc's Bertha Coombs reports that if successful, the company could disrupt traditional clinics.






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Cannabis Oil: Unexpected Lifesaver?

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:57pm
Oregon Parents credit cannabis oil with not only keeping their 4-year-old daughter alive as she battles deadly cancer, but with increasing her mobility, so she can attend school. KGW's Cathy Marshall reports.






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Gates Foundation, U.S. Add Millions to Ebola Response

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:49pm
The Gates Foundation said Tuesday it would commit $50 million to help fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
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Fighting to Stop Blindness on the Gridiron

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:42pm
A Florida high school football player who was blinded in one eye during his first start in a game, campaigns for on-field eye protection. WBBH's Christy Andrews reports.






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Average Health Insurance Premiums Rise Slightly

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:32am
Insurance companies raised their rates for premiums by about 3 percent this year for people covered by employer insurance, according to a new report.






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Teen secretly publishes his mother's book

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:50am
This Minnesota mother of three put her dream of publishing her novel on hold. Then her college-bound son gave her the surprise of a lifetime.






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Teen Secretly Publishes His Mother's Book

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:50am
This Minnesota mother of three put her dream of publishing her novel on hold. Then her college-bound son gave her the surprise of a lifetime.
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Unmet Dreams of Having Baby Can Lead to Depression

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:06am
While feel-good stories of women who gave birth after years of trying get attention, many women who battle infertility are left with emotional scars.






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Ebola Patient to Aid Group: I Want to Challenge You

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 10:11pm
Brantly, 33, as well as his wife, Amber, and their children, were greeted by a standing ovation at the event in Boone, North Carolina.






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Anxiety Drugs Linked With Alzheimer's

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 6:34pm
People who use anxiety drugs such as Valium and Xanax long-term may be raising their risk of Alzheimer’s disease.






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