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Schools Offer Veggies for Lunch, But Most Kids Don't Bite

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:35am
While nearly 7 in 10 school kids put a vegetable on their lunch trays, only about half of them took even one bite of it, according to a new study.






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Hair Care: Top Stylist Creates Wigs for Kids With Cancer

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:00am
A renowned hairdresser in Chile has helped over 300 children boost their self-esteem while undergoing chemotherapy treatment.






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Watch Live: Doctors Discuss the Death of Ebola Patient Dr. Martin Salia - Noon ET

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:33am
Nebraska Medical Center doctors hold a news conference to discuss the death of Dr. Martin Salia, the third patient with the Ebola virus.






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Ebola Patient Being Treated in Nebraska Has Died

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 9:39am
Dr. Martin Salia, an Ebola patient being treated in Nebraska, has died, medical officials said Monday.
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Home Cooks Eat Better, New Study Finds

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:15am
People who cook at home most of the time consume generally healthier meals with fewer calories.






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Ebola Surgeon 'Extremely Critical' in U.S. Hospital

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 10:16pm
A surgeon diagnosed with Ebola in Sierra Leone is in an "extremely critical condition," doctors treating him in Nebraska said Sunday.






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What's In His Kiss? 80 Million Bacteria

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 9:58pm
With every extended kiss we may be transferring as many as 80 million bacteria, scientists say.






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Energy Drinks Can Be Deadly for Young Children: Study

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 9:30pm
Thousands of kids have faced serious — and potentially deadly — side effects after consuming energy drinks, new research shows.






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U.S. to Begin Screening Travelers From Mali for Ebola

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:59pm
Three people in Mali are infected with Ebola, and one person has died in a different city, in an unrelated case, according to the CDC.






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Snack Tax: Navajo Lawmakers OK Price Hike on Junk Food

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 4:21pm
The Navajo Nation Council voted 10-4 to impose a 2 percent sales tax on items such as cookies, chips and sodas.






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4 Things We Get Wrong About Metabolism

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:58am
It's a word people love to throw around related to their weight-loss struggles: metabolism.






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The Disappearing Boy: Why Won't Landon Eat or Drink?

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 7:54am
The full weight of the future seems to teeter on whether Mike and Debbie Jones can somehow prevent their 12-year-old son from wasting away.






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'Extremely Ill': Ebola-Stricken Surgeon Arrives in U.S.

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 4:58pm
A plane carrying Dr. Martin Salia, a surgeon infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone, arrived at a Nebraska airfield Saturday afternoon.






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'We're Ready': Ebola-Stricken Surgeon Heads to U.S.

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 1:11pm
A critically ill surgeon diagnosed with Ebola is due to arrive in the U.S. on Saturday, officials said.






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Second Time's a Charm? New Obamacare Enrollment Begins

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 12:48pm
The HealthCare.gov website relaunched with little fanfare Saturday and appeared to work smoothly early on.






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26 Ways To Avoid Getting Sick This Winter

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 10:38am
From flu shots to yoga and ginger, here are 26 ways to avoid getting sick this winter.






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Mom, Daughter Give Birth at Same Hospital on Same Day

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 9:12am
A Florida mother and daughter who gave birth at the same hospital on the same day have returned home with their new babies — together.






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Why Lung Cancer Is Killing More Nonsmokers

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 6:28am
It's Lung Cancer Awareness Month, but experts say the disease doesn’t get the kind of funding or support given to breast cancer and other big killers.






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'Hero to Me': Son of Ebola Doctor Praises Dad

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 9:39pm
The son of the newest Ebola patient in the U.S., Dr. Martin Salia, said his father knew the risks of going to West Africa but still wanted to help.






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Afraid of Needles? This Steel-Studded Pill Could Help

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:57pm
Researchers at MIT have invented a pill that could do away with injections. But the invention doesn't mean the end of the needle.






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