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HPV Raises Cancer Risk Sevenfold, Study Finds

Thu, 01/21/2016 - 7:20pm
The human papillomavirus (HPV) raises the chances someone will get head and neck cancer by at least sevenfold and maybe much more, researchers reported









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How to Keep Your Cool When the Storm Leaves You Stranded

Thu, 01/21/2016 - 1:15pm
What can you do when the storm leaves you stranded in the snow?









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How to Keep Your Cool When the Storm Leaves You Stranded

Thu, 01/21/2016 - 1:15pm
What can you do when the storm leaves you stranded in the snow?









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What You Should Know About the Zika Virus

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 9:29pm
Disease experts say the virus could reach as far as the U.S. Gulf Coast and suspect it could be behind a severe brain birth defect.









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More Americans Making It to Their 100th Birthday

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 8:25pm
The ranks of Americans that make it past their 100th birthday is growing, according to a new government report.









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Vets to Palin: Don't Blame Obama for Son's Behavior

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 7:17pm
"PTSD is a very serious problem, a complicated mental health injury and I would be extremely reluctant to blame any one person in particular."









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Flint Water Crisis Isn't The First — and Won't Be the Last

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 5:56pm
The lead in water crisis in Flint, Michigan should come as no surprise. Almost the same thing happened in Washington, D.C.









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At-Risk Teens Aren't Getting HIV Tests, CDC Says

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:47am
They're having sex, but they're not getting tested for HIV, the CDC finds.









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366 of China's Cities Don't Have Safe Air: Report

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:31am
Air quality across China generally improved last year but remains a "major health hazard," according to Greenpeace.









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'Sopranos' Star Jamie-Lynn Sigler Reveals Battle With MS

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:04am
Jamie-Lynn Sigler revealed she has multiple sclerosis and has battled the degenerative disease for the past 14 years.









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Here's When You Need Antibiotics for Respiratory Ills

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 9:40am
New guidelines suggest sharp cutback on antibiotic prescriptions for respiratory infections. Dr. Natalie Azar explains.









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Football Helmet Combats Concussions

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 9:24pm
A new multi-layered football helmet helps absorb the force of impact and spreads it away from a single impact point. KING's Alex Rozier reports.









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Here's What Lead Can Do to You

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 7:57pm
Lead's one of the most ancient toxins known to humanity.









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Acupuncture Doesn't Help Hot Flashes, Study Finds

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 6:34pm
Women with menopausal hot flashes who get acupuncture do experience some decrease in symptoms, but so do others who get a placebo version of acu









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Docs Should Ask Pregnant Women About Zika, CDC Says

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 5:13pm
Doctors should ask all pregnant women whether they have traveled recently to areas affected by the Zika virus, federal health officials said Tuesday.









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Brazilian City Tries Fighting Viruses With GMO Mosquitoes

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 1:47pm
One small city in Brazil thinks genetically modified mosquitoes may be the answer to fighting viruses such as Zika and dengue.









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Agreement Would Ease School Lunch Requirements

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 10:14am
Schools might get a pass on serving so many whole grains and low-salt foods.









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College Linebacker Dies After Tonsil Surgery

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 5:37am
A father paid tribute to his son as an "inspiration" after the college football player died from an apparent blood clot following minor surgery.









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Could Spread of Zika Virus Be Linked to El Nino?

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 6:58pm
Zika, which is suspected of causing severe birth defects in Brazil and at least one in Hawaii, is a tropical virus spread by mosquitoes.









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Five Things You Need to Know About Zika Virus

Sun, 01/17/2016 - 9:56pm
Health experts have issued a travel advisory about Zika virus, which is spreading fast across Latin America.









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