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Robin Williams' Death Sparks Public Dialogue About Suicide

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 6:26pm
Robin Williams’ suicide has pushed the usually silent epidemic of suicide and depression into the national conversation.






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Pour on the Salt? New Research Suggests More Is OK

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 5:11pm
New research suggests healthy people can eat about twice the amount of salt that’s currently recommended — or about as much as most already consume.






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American With Ebola Is Getting Stronger, Husband Says

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 4:01pm
An American aid worker who was infected with Ebola in Africa seems to be getting stronger, her husband said while in quarantine Wednesday.






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Canada Donates Ebola Vaccine for Africa

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 3:19pm
With experimental vaccines on their way and treatments fast-tracked, there remain questions about who should receive treatment and how.






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Is There a Link Between Depression and Humor?

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 2:42pm
The death of Robin Williams has sparked some discussion about why some of the funniest people also seem to be the saddest.






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Health-Benefit Costs Are Rising. Guess Who'll Pay?

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 11:39am
Get ready to become a better health-care consumer.






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'Doubtfire' Daughter Shares Farewell to Williams

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 10:22am
Former actor Lisa Jakub appeared with Robin Williams in "Mrs. Doubtfire".






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Researchers Say Sharks Could Help Combat Cancer

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 9:58am
Researchers at Mote Marine Laboratory say sharks could potentially save millions of lives. WFLA's John Rogers reports.






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Robin Williams' Death Shines Spotlight on Depression

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 8:58am







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Untested Ebola Drugs Ruled Ethical

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 8:35am







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More Unmarried Moms Are Living With Partners

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 12:22am
Births in what researchers call “cohabitating unions” jumped to 58 percent during 2006 to 2010, up from 41 percent in 2002, according to new report.
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More Babies Born to Unmarried, Cohabitating Couples

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 12:22am
Births in what researchers call “cohabitating unions” jumped to 58 percent during 2006 to 2010, up from 41 percent in 2002, according to new report.






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Deadly Stigma: Robin Williams' Suicide Exposes Silent Epidemic

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 9:27pm
Suicide remains a largely silent epidemic, the rare killer that fails to inspire celebrity PSAs. Robin Williams’ death could change that fact.






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The Robin Williams Effect: Could Suicides Follow?

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 8:00pm
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline said it received more calls than usual after Robin Williams' death — a phenomenon with some precedent.






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Ebola Worker: 'We Do Get People Who Survive'

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 7:56pm
A sanitation specialist working for Doctors Without Borders discusses taking care of Ebola-stricken patients in Liberia.






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Funny Face of Depression: Williams Death Reveals Agony

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 7:40pm
He was beloved. Successful. Wealthy. Famous. As emotional tributes pour in for Robin Williams, there is also an unspoken, troubling question: Why?






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Funny Face of Depression: Williams Death Reveals Agony of Illness

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 2:10pm
He was beloved. Successful. Wealthy. Famous. As emotional tributes pour in for Robin Williams, there is also an unspoken, troubling question: Why?






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Experimental Ebola Treatment Endorsed, But Who Gets It?

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:54am
The World Health Organization endorsed the use of experimental treatment for Ebola, but left many unanswered questions about who would get the drugs.






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The Myth of The 'Freshman 15'

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 10:05am
Lucky Charms for every meal? A whole pizza at 3 a.m.? Gaining the "freshman 15' is largely a myth, but surviving the college diet takes effort.






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Renowned Biophysicist Cheers Proteges' Ebola Drug

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 9:16am
A Johns Hopkins University biophysicist whose focus was STDs mentored the drug researchers who developed an experimental Ebola treatment.






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