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Why happiness is healthy

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 09:16
Happiness -- you know it when you see it, but it's hard to define.
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Simple steps to beat holiday blues

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 09:09
Samantha Gattsek's family has never made a big deal out of holiday celebrations. But this year, she feels especially disconnected from the seasonal cheer surrounding her.
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Should Santa Claus still be fat?

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 09:07
Roy Pickler lay on the floor, dripping with sweat, as trainer Bob Harper quipped, "You look like you got run over by a reindeer."
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Fatally ill bride improves after wedding

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 07:41
Bride Liza Heaton was told she had a month to live. Then -- after a surprise wedding -- something amazing happened.
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CDC: Lab tech may have been exposed to Ebola

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 18:32
A technician from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be monitored for three weeks after possibly being exposed to the Ebola virus at one of the agency's Atlanta labs, the CDC said Wednesday.
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Dr. Gupta explains: What is mumps?

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 15:27
Mumps starts with a fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness & loss of appetite, followed by swelling of salivary glands
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Eggnog chugging lands man in hospital

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 10:13
An eggnog chugging contest at an office party left one man hospitalized for three days. CNN affiliate KSL reports.
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How to help your hangover

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 09:11
If you can't help but over-enjoy Auntie Mary's holiday punch or you really, really think the office owes you as much top shelf booze as you can consume, then you may want to read this carefully.
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Family battles rare eye disease

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 09:09
Childhood uveitis is a rare disease that can cause blindness if not treated early. Most young people with uveitis also have juvenile arthritis.
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FDA eases policy for blood donations from gay men

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 09:00
Gay men who've abstained from sex for one year would be able to donate blood in 2015, ending a lifetime ban for the gay community, under a proposed FDA policy change unveiled Tuesday.
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Cambodia orders probe into 'HIV village'

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 07:56
Cambodia Prime Minister has called for an inquiry into a remote village as more than 100 are tested HIV positive.
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Ebola fighter coming to U.S.

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 07:44
A young Liberian woman who saved three of her relatives by nursing them back to health after they contracted the Ebola virus is coming to the United States to finish her nursing degree.
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Replace the 'sex talk' with the 'tech talk'?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 07:15
While most parents think about having a 'sex talk' with their children, not as many think about talking about technology, and that is a big mistake, experts say.
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Your brain's Christmas wish

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:33
Attention last-minute shoppers: We're sorry that you still have no idea what you're going to buy for friends and family this holiday season. So we asked some psychologists what, from the point of view of how the mind works, might make a great gift.
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Navigating the holidays with food allergies

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:26
Holidays are a particularly challenging time for us food-allergic individuals with so many desserts and homemade treats, casseroles and dips laid out on the table -- largely without ingredient labels.
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Are you crazy for working out while sick?

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 08:07
We're all for pushing yourself when it's laziness that's holding you back, but there are times when heading to spin class or the weight room can do your body more harm than good.
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Rare disease makes baby 'untouchable'

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 07:26
Parents were shocked to find out their child has a disease which makes skin-to-skin contact nearly impossible.
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Caramel apples linked to fatal listeria outbreak

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 12:23
Caramel apples are linked to an outbreak of listeriosis. So far four people are dead and 28 others have become sick in at least 10 different states.
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Hockey rink poisoning sickens dozens

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 10:22
A carbon monoxide leak at a Wisconsin ice rink left 81 people hospitalized. CNN affiliate WISC has the details.
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Give hugs, avoid colds?

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 09:04
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University say giving hugs could keep you well. Dr. Seema Yasmin has more.
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