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What killed Joan Rivers?

Health - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:48am
The comedian Joan Rivers lost her life after having an apparently minor elective procedure at Manhattan medical clinic. Here's how it could happen.
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How to tell if your child is sick

Health - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:47am
Children with asthma are especially vulnerable to a severe respiratory virus that begins with cold-like symptoms.
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American Ebola victim improving

Health - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:46am
Dr. Rick Sacra, an American missionary doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus, has improved slightly while being treated in Omaha, Nebraska, his wife said.
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How to be a better triathlete

Health - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:41am
Paula Newby-Fraser, widely known as "the Queen of Kona," gives her tips for first-time triathletes.
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Pilots may have suffered from cerebral hypoxia

Health - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:40am
The pilots aboard an unresponsive plane that flew over the Caribbean Sea on Friday may have been stricken by cerebral hypoxia -- a fancy term for when your brain is deprived of oxygen.
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American Ebola patient back in U.S.

Health - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:26pm
Another American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus has arrived home for treatment in the United States.
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Weed hurts relationships more than drinking

Health - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 3:46pm
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health.
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American Ebola patient coming home

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:51pm
Dr. Rick Sacra, who was infected with the deadly virus in Liberia, is coming back to the United States for treatment.
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Lack of sleep may shrink your brain

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 3:17pm
Can sleep deprivation affect the size of your brain? It's possible, a recent study published in an online issue of Neurology suggests.
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Girl swims for diabetes research

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 2:12pm
Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports on a Pennsylvania girl who swims to raise money for diabetes research
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Have you seen the Grid League?

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 2:12pm
Get to know Grid League, a new coed sport that's poised to take the fitness world by storm.
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Fix your middle-age forgetfulness

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 2:11pm
CNN's Holly Firfer tells us that being forgetful in middle age is normal and gives us tips on how to deal with it.
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Train your brain to eat better

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 9:28am
Following a healthy diet can alter the way your brain responds to high-calorie foods, a new study suggests.
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Ebola patient's wife 'praying fervently'

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 9:27am
Even as she prays for her husband's recovery, Debbie Sacra wants to remind us there are thousands dying in West Africa.
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Immigrants face confusion over Obamacare

Health - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 9:15am
Many immigrants face confusion as they try to navigate the U.S. health care system.
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Vaccine-autism study removed

Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:09pm
A study on an alleged link between vaccines and autism has been removed over "serious concerns about the validity of its conclusions."
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Another American doctor infected in Africa

Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:23am
Another American aid worker has become infected with the deadly virus, as the death toll in West Africa continues to rise.
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Fight brewing over liver donation

Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:22am
Proposed changes to the way livers are distributed to transplant patients could turn some U.S. regions into "organ farms," opponents say.
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American Ebola victim: 'I felt like I was about to die'

Health - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 9:01pm
In his first extensive on-camera interview since contracting the virus, Dr. Kent Brantly recalled to NBC News on Tuesday how close he had come to being one more of the over 1,500 people the World Health Organization says have lost their lives to Ebola in the current outbreak.
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No charges for parents of child with brain cancer

Health - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:52pm
The British couple arrested after pulling their cancer-stricken son out of a hospital will not be charged, the Crown Prosecution Service told CNN on Tuesday.
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