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Bill Clinton: How we can fight childhood obesity

Health - Tue, 06/30/2015 - 9:30am
In the early 1990s, fried foods, carbohydrates and desserts dominated Marybelle's high school lunch choices. Vending machines lined the school hallways, offering sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks. With limited healthy options, Marybelle unsurprisingly developed habits that led to high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
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Happy hour at the lab?

Health - Tue, 06/30/2015 - 8:59am
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Will same-sex marriage make America healthier?

Health - Tue, 06/30/2015 - 8:58am
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'I thought I was dying,' Avril Lavigne says of Lyme disease fight

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:21pm
When singer Avril Lavigne went missing from the music scene, there was tons of speculation. Was she pregnant? In rehab? Going through a split from her husband, Nickelback front man Chad Kroeger?
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Pool bacteria and other summer health concerns

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 2:14pm
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Caregiving for the one you love

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:25am
For 67-year-old Joe Fabiano, every morning is the same. After helping his wife, Anita, also 67, out of bed, he helps her bathe and dress, then guides her through their home of 45 years to the kitchen.
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How people rationalize eating meat

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:25am
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How do men lose weight?

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:24am
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How Alzheimer's destroys the brain

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:24am
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Flesh-eating bacteria blinds mom in one eye

Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:23am
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Dangerous black market butt injections

Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:57pm
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CDC ruling on meningitis vaccine disappoints parents

Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 9:19am
Parents who lost their children to meningococcal disease lined up for more than an hour waiting their turn to speak to the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.
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Music opens a 'back door' to the brain

Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 9:12am
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Detecting STIs: Color-changing condom the answer?

Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 8:03am
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Why women should worry about Alzheimer's

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:43pm
The plight of Alzheimer's patients and the challenges for those who care for them are garnering more attention thanks to movies such as "Still Alice" and the steady disclosure of well-known sufferers, such as musician Glen Campbell, model and entrepreneur B. Smith and Jeb Bush's mother-in-law. They are all courageous in talking about the disease that robs people of mind and dignity.
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The 10 warning signs of Alzheimer's

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:10pm
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Is your child a picky eater? Try this

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:08pm
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