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Ebola Cases On the Rise Again

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 3:11pm
A steady decline in Ebola cases has stopped and the numbers are ticking up again in Guinea and Sierra Leone, the WHO says.







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Snapchat-Like App Gives Parents Updates From OR

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 2:17pm
A children's hospital in Ohio uses an app like Snapchat to give parents real-time video, text and photo updates from the operating room. And since the "snaps" or updates seemingly disappear, patient records may remain protected and liability is possibly minimized. WCMH's Ellie Merritt report.







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MERS Is No Reason to Close Schools, WHO Tells S. Korea

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:25am
The WHO urged South Korea to re-open thousands of schools closed over MERS fears, saying the virus was unlikely to spread among healthy children.







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Woman Has Baby With Transplanted Ovarian Tissue

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:23am
A woman who had her ovarian tissue removed and frozen as a child has given birth to a baby after the tissue was successfully transplanted back into her.







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New York to Require Salt Warnings; San Francisco to Ban Soda Ads

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 6:46pm
New York will require warnings about salt in restaurant food while San Francisco is ready to ban soda ads.







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U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Restrictive Texas Abortion Law

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 6:12pm
The main provisions of the 2013 law were upheld, including regulations that proponents of access to abortion say threaten many clinics.







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Extensively Drug Resistant: What is XDR TB?

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 3:47pm
You've got questions about XDR TB? Here are some answers:







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New Powered Legs Make Walking As Easy As Thinking

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 3:39pm
A new kind of artificial leg not only powers itself, but lets users control it just by thinking about what they want to do, researchers report.







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Extreme TB Patient Faces Months of Grueling Treatment

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 11:44am
A patient with an extremely hard to treat form of tuberculosis faces months and possibly years of grueling treatment with a cocktail of antibiotics.







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Hundreds May Have Been Exposed to Extreme TB

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 7:38am
A female patient with an extremely hard-to-treat form of tuberculosis is being treated at the National Institutes of Health outside Washington D.C.







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FDA Considers New Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 8:39pm
Advisers to the FDA will meet this week to consider approval of a new class of cholesterol drugs that could help hundreds of thousands of people.







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High Tech System Could Help Concussion Recovery

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 6:54pm
A new system looks like a game, but is actually helping athletes with concussions to re-train their brains. John Rogers reports.







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Do You Know What Your Hospital is Charging You?

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 4:16pm
Some hospitals are marking up treatments by as much as 1,000 percent, a new study finds.







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Generation Deaf: Doctors Warn of Dangers of Ear Buds

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:55am
A steady onslaught of loud noise, particularly through ear buds, is damaging young people's hearing, although they may not realize it for years.







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Growing Hope: The Fight for Medical Marijuana for Epileptic Kids

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 9:37am
Over a six month period, NBC News correspondent Harry Smith reports on the potential lifesaving benefits of medicinal marijuana and the emotional journey three Virginia families must take to help their children who suffer from life threatening seizures.







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MERS Outbreak Worsens in South Korea

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 9:13am
Six people have now died in the worst outbreak of MERS outside the Midde East.







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Fifth Person Dies of MERS in South Korea

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 5:12am
Sixty-four people have been infected by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome since last month in the largest outbreak outside the Middle East.







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How One Patient Makes A Difference in MERS

Sat, 06/06/2015 - 5:14am
It all started with a single patient.







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