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'God Saved My Life': Dr. Kent Brantly's Full Remarks

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:41am
Dr. Kent Brantly's prepared remarks given at a news conference at Emory University Hospital on Thursday.






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'Not Contagious': Ebola Patient Declares 'I Am Thrilled to Be Alive'

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:01am
Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol were was working with Christian aid organizations in West Africa when they were infected with Ebola.






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Watch Live: Ebola Patient Is Released From Atlanta Hospital

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:01am
Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol were was working with Christian aid organizations in West Africa when they were infected with Ebola.






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Ready for 60? Be fit and 'comfortable in your skin' like Al Roker

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:26am
On Wednesday, Al Roker turned 60 and took the milestone in stride. Today, he’s celebrating by investing in his health and he’s not alone. According to a TODAY survey, 61 percent of people in their sixth decade of life say they are in good health. “By the time you hit 60 … you’re comfortable in your skin. In fact, most people my age are feeling pretty good,” Roker said.






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Want to try LeBron James' Paleo diet? 3 things we get wrong about carbs

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:31am
Carbs are not the enemy. Since NBA star LeBron James posted an Instagram picture of his slimmer physique recently the sports world and beyond have been buzzing about his low-carb diet. A report in the Wall Street Journal claims the 6' 8" James became noticeably leaner after following Heat guard Ray Allen's "Paleo" diet.






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Ouch! Ice Bucket Fails Leave Some Bruised, Battered

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:28am
Some Ice Bucket Challenge participants are ending up with bumps or bruises — or even a trip to the emergency room.






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Zoinks! New Scooby Doo 'Curses' Daphne With Size 8

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:03am
Want to curse a woman? In the "Scooby-Doo" universe, apparently all you have to do is plump her up a few sizes.






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Heading Home: Ebola Patient to Be Released From Atlanta Hospital

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:45am
Dr. Kent Brantly was working with Christian aid organization Samaritan’s Purse in West Africa when he fell ill with Ebola.






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Ebola Patients to Leave Hospital

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:37am







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Pregnant Women Should Avoid All Canned Tuna: Report

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 6:27am
Consumer Reports lays out the mercury risks of eating fish and concludes that pregnant women should avoid canned salmon entirely.






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Pregnant women should avoid all canned tuna: report

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 6:26am
Fish is one of the healthiest foods in nature, right? Or is it? While fish is often thought of as the perfect protein, ultra-lean, with loads of heart-healthy fats, the rising presence of mercury in some species causes many to limit or even avoid eating all fish. Should we be worried?






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Seeking Death: 'Suicide Tourism' to Switzerland Soars

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 7:28pm
More than 600 people traveled to Switzerland to die between 2008 and 2012, and the numbers doubled over those years.






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Deadliest Strain: Drug Cures Ebola Cousin in Monkeys

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:44pm
A new drug cured monkeys infected with Marburg virus even after they began showing symptoms, researchers say.






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Guru Who Took Yoga Mainstream Dies at 95

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:04pm
An Indian yoga guru credited with making the practice popular in the United States has died aged 95, the country's prime minister said.






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Blood Transfusions Stop Strokes in Sickle-Cell Kids

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:57pm
Regular blood transfusions can prevent “silent” strokes in kids with sickle cell disease, doctors report.
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Civilian PTSD: Research on Wars, Jet Ordeal Might Help

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:52pm
Vast military research — aided by such new studies as a look at a sky-high brush with death — may help the many civilians suffering from PTSD.






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Deadliest Strain: Drug Cures Ebola Cousin in Monkeys

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:34pm
A new drug cured monkeys infected with Marburg virus even after they began showing symptoms, researchers say.






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Sacramento Hospital On Ebola Alert

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:19pm
A patient showing possible Ebola symptoms is isolated at a Sacramento hospital. KCRA's Kathy Park reports.






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Worst Baby Names of the Year

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:12pm
Albino, Craven, Kouture and (unfortunately) more: At the bottom of the official name list are some names that are rare for a good reason.






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Bedbugs Close Down Movie Theater

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:55pm
City officials in Lodi, California say a local movie theater was made aware of a possible bedbug infestation weeks before it was shut down to clean-up a severe infestation. KCRA's Claire Doan reports.
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