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  • UNC coach under fire over his remarks on football's link to brain illness

    UNC coach under fire over his remarks on football's link to brain illness

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:31 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:31:48 GMT
    University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora is under fire after he questioned the validity of studies on a degenerative brain illness that affects players. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AKWrnfjoEh4/index.html
    University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora is under fire after he questioned the validity of studies on a degenerative brain illness that affects players.
  • Baltimore bans sugary drinks from kids' menus

    Baltimore bans sugary drinks from kids' menus

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:31:41 GMT
    Baltimore became the largest city in the United States to bar soda and other sugary drinks from restaurants' kids' menus this week. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/M9G-eu61vtg/index.html
    Baltimore became the largest city in the United States to bar soda and other sugary drinks from restaurants' kids' menus this week.
  • Having 5 or more babies may increase Alzheimer's risk, study finds

    Having 5 or more babies may increase Alzheimer's risk, study finds

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:27:47 GMT
    Giving birth to five or more children may increase Alzheimer's risk by 70% in old age, according to a new study of women in Korea and Greece. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/d7gQHNMcnDk/index.html
    Giving birth to five or more children may increase Alzheimer's risk by 70% in old age, according to a new study of women in Korea and Greece.
  • Having a working mom has benefits for kids later in life, study says

    Having a working mom has benefits for kids later in life, study says

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:27:26 GMT
    Growing up with a working mom may have some benefits for both daughters and sons later in life. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/8KY4j-vskn0/index.html
    Growing up with a working mom may have some benefits for both daughters and sons later in life.
  • Is sparkling water as hydrating as regular water?

    Is sparkling water as hydrating as regular water?

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:26:54 GMT
    Good news: Sparkling water (including the flavored kind), which often helps with the taste fatigue some people experience with plain water, is just as hydrating as non-carbonated water. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/8mVnoPQOiUQ/index.html
    Good news Sparkling water (including the flavored kind), which often helps with the taste fatigue some people experience with plain water, is just as hydrating as non-carbonated water.
  • Simple radio message saved thousands of children

    Simple radio message saved thousands of children

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:26:58 GMT
    A mass radio campaign in Burkina Faso encouraging parents to seek prompt treatment for sick children has saved thousands of lives, according to a new study. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/XTe0exHN1Nc/index.html
    A mass radio campaign in Burkina Faso encouraging parents to seek prompt treatment for sick children has saved thousands of lives, according to a new study.
  • EPA rolls back Obama-era coal ash regulations

    EPA rolls back Obama-era coal ash regulations

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:25:34 GMT
    As one of his first major acts as acting director of the US Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler signed and finalized new standards overseeing coal ash, the leftover waste created by power plants that burn coal. The new rules are a revision of 2015 regulations that were put into place by the Obama administration after two significant industrial coal ash spills. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/o30C3XGef9M/index.html
    As one of his first major acts as acting director of the US Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler signed and finalized new standards overseeing coal ash, the leftover waste created by power plants that burn coal. The new rules are a revision of 2015 regulations that were put into place by the Obama administration after two significant industrial coal ash spills.
  • Valsartan drug recall: 4 things patients should know

    Valsartan drug recall: 4 things patients should know

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:25 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:25:49 GMT
    Several common drugs that contain valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, were recalled in the United States on Friday due to an 'impurity' in the drug that poses a potential cancer risk. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/bPK2V5Dh0bw/index.html
    Several common drugs that contain valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, were recalled in the United States on Friday due to an 'impurity' in the drug that poses a potential cancer risk.
  • Experimental blood test could detect melanoma skin cancer early, study finds

    Experimental blood test could detect melanoma skin cancer early, study finds

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:08:46 GMT
    Australian researchers have developed an experimental blood test they say is the first blood test capable of detecting melanoma -- an aggressive form of skin cancer -- in its early stages with a high degree of accuracy. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/MNBEDED-pAM/index.html
    Australian researchers have developed an experimental blood test they say is the first blood test capable of detecting melanoma -- an aggressive form of skin cancer -- in its early stages with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Bill Gates jump-starts research for an affordable test for Alzheimer's

    Bill Gates jump-starts research for an affordable test for Alzheimer's

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:08:00 GMT
    Bill Gates joins a coalition of investors giving $30 million to find a 'reliable, affordable' diagnostic test for Alzheimer's disease. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/066m60cMHCA/index.html
    Bill Gates joins a coalition of investors giving $30 million to find a 'reliable, affordable' diagnostic test for Alzheimer's disease.
  • Bill Gates jump-starts research for an affordable test for Alzheimer's

    Bill Gates jump-starts research for an affordable test for Alzheimer's

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:05:50 GMT
    Bill Gates joins a coalition of investors giving $30 million to find a 'reliable, affordable' diagnostic test for Alzheimer's disease. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/066m60cMHCA/index.html
    Bill Gates joins a coalition of investors giving $30 million to find a 'reliable, affordable' diagnostic test for Alzheimer's disease.
  • Are 'breakthrough' drugs as safe as other FDA-approved medicines?

    Are 'breakthrough' drugs as safe as other FDA-approved medicines?

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:05:19 GMT
    New research questions the quality of drugs given the 'breakthrough therapy' designation by the US Food and Drug Administration. In late 2012, the FDA created this designation to speed the process for reviewing not-yet-approved experimental medicines intended to treat serious or life-threatening conditions. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/4fNn2JfiXFY/index.html
    New research questions the quality of drugs given the 'breakthrough therapy' designation by the US Food and Drug Administration. In late 2012, the FDA created this designation to speed the process for reviewing not-yet-approved experimental medicines intended to treat serious or life-threatening conditions.
  • ADHD study links teens' symptoms with digital media use

    ADHD study links teens' symptoms with digital media use

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:04:59 GMT
    The more teens check social media and stream video, the more likely they might develop symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, a new study suggests. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AQ5dZOrtNQk/index.html
    The more teens check social media and stream video, the more likely they might develop symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, a new study suggests.
  • Scientists discover world's oldest color. It's bright pink

    Scientists discover world's oldest color. It's bright pink

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:03:08 GMT
    The color of bubble gum, flamingos and cotton candy -- bright pink -- is the world's oldest color, according to a recent study. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AGmfNln0Dpo/index.html
    The color of bubble gum, flamingos and cotton candy -- bright pink -- is the world's oldest color, according to a recent study.
  • New Jersey man contracts deadly bacterial infection whilst crabbing

    New Jersey man contracts deadly bacterial infection whilst crabbing

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:02:41 GMT
    A New Jersey man who went into a river fishing for crabs returned with something else entirely: a deadly bacterial infection. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/d3eoU5O1kCo/index.html
    A New Jersey man who went into a river fishing for crabs returned with something else entirely a deadly bacterial infection.
  • Liver cancer death rate in US surged 43% in 16 years

    Liver cancer death rate in US surged 43% in 16 years

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:02:34 GMT
    Death rates from liver cancer increased 43% for American adults from 2000 to 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The increase comes even as mortality for all cancers combined has declined. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/BlvqxjluZ98/index.html
    Death rates from liver cancer increased 43% for American adults from 2000 to 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The increase comes even as mortality for all cancers combined has declined.
  • Liver cancer death rate in US surged 43% in 16 years

    Liver cancer death rate in US surged 43% in 16 years

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:01:53 GMT
    Death rates from liver cancer increased 43% for American adults from 2000 to 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The increase comes even as mortality for all cancers combined has declined. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/BlvqxjluZ98/index.html
    Death rates from liver cancer increased 43% for American adults from 2000 to 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The increase comes even as mortality for all cancers combined has declined.
  • Stopping potential sexually transmitted superbug

    Stopping potential sexually transmitted superbug

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:01 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:01:07 GMT
    The British Association of Sexual Health and HIV has published new treatment guidelines in an attempt to prevent the sexually transmitted infection mycoplasma genitalium, also known as MGem or MG, from developing into a superbug. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/7sVfQr13cjY/index.html
    The British Association of Sexual Health and HIV has published new treatment guidelines in an attempt to prevent the sexually transmitted infection mycoplasma genitalium, also known as MGem or MG, from developing into a superbug.
  • Liver cancer death rate in US surged 43% in 16 years

    Liver cancer death rate in US surged 43% in 16 years

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-07-17 08:01:13 GMT
    Death rates from liver cancer increased 43% for American adults from 2000 to 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The increase comes even as mortality for all cancers combined has declined. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/BlvqxjluZ98/index.html
    Death rates from liver cancer increased 43% for American adults from 2000 to 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The increase comes even as mortality for all cancers combined has declined.
  • FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug

    FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-07-17 07:00:23 GMT
    A common drug used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure was announced by the US Food and Drug Administration on Friday, a week after 22 other countries recalled it because the drug contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AajeolDoqN8/index.html
    A common drug used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure was announced by the US Food and Drug Administration on Friday, a week after 22 other countries recalled it because the drug contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk.
  • Government shuts down website for doctors searching for treatment guidelines

    Government shuts down website for doctors searching for treatment guidelines

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:59:56 GMT
    After Monday, the website for the National Guideline Clearinghouse, which provides access to guidelines for practicing medicine, will no longer be available to its users -- mostly doctors -- due to a lack of funding, according to an announcement posted on the site in April. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/5m8zmIf6338/index.html
    After Monday, the website for the National Guideline Clearinghouse, which provides access to guidelines for practicing medicine, will no longer be available to its users -- mostly doctors -- due to a lack of funding, according to an announcement posted on the site in April.
  • Indian state takes a step forward for transgender rights

    Indian state takes a step forward for transgender rights

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:59 PM EDT2018-07-17 03:59:29 GMT
    The southern Indian state of Kerala announced this month that it would reserve places for transgender students in the state's higher education institutions, a move aimed at easing their stigmatization. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/q0Fi3Aignj4/index.html
    The southern Indian state of Kerala announced this month that it would reserve places for transgender students in the state's higher education institutions, a move aimed at easing their stigmatization.
  • Drug users on probation can be required to remain drug-free, court rules

    Drug users on probation can be required to remain drug-free, court rules

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:00 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:00:25 GMT
    The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled Monday that it was not cruel and unusual punishment to put a person who is on probation in jail after one positive test for drugs. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/f9j9lYnPFpE/index.html
    The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled Monday that it was not cruel and unusual punishment to put a person who is on probation in jail after one positive test for drugs.
  • What to ask when your child wants to use social media

    What to ask when your child wants to use social media

    Monday, July 16 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-07-17 00:57:58 GMT
    After months of asking, you took the plunge, and now your kid has a phone. Inevitably, soon after the smartphone comes social media (insert parental scream). For most parents, social media feels scary when they think about their kids using it. Why is it such a potential pit of despair for parents? original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/eKnlOh-zvyE/index.html
    After months of asking, you took the plunge, and now your kid has a phone. Inevitably, soon after the smartphone comes social media (insert parental scream). For most parents, social media feels scary when they think about their kids using it. Why is it such a potential pit of despair for parents?
  • A 5-year-old died from cancer, but wrote his own obituary

    A 5-year-old died from cancer, but wrote his own obituary

    Sunday, July 15 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-07-15 07:41:55 GMT
    Garrett Michael Matthias was diagnosed with a rare pediatric cancer nine months ago, but wrote his own obituary full of things he loved. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Xo6tcue71nE/index.html
    Garrett Michael Matthias was diagnosed with a rare pediatric cancer nine months ago, but wrote his own obituary full of things he loved.
  • Salmonella cases linked to recalled Honey Smacks cereal reach 100

    Salmonella cases linked to recalled Honey Smacks cereal reach 100

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-07-15 04:39:28 GMT
    The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that 27 more people have gotten sick in a multistate outbreak of salmonella illness linked to recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal. This brings the total number of illnesses to 100 people since March, although the outbreak was not announced until June. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/tOBMU10-pC8/index.html
    The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that 27 more people have gotten sick in a multistate outbreak of salmonella illness linked to recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal. This brings the total number of illnesses to 100 people since March, although the outbreak was not announced until June.
  • Wisconsin reports first death from Rocky Mountain spotted fever

    Wisconsin reports first death from Rocky Mountain spotted fever

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-07-15 02:38:11 GMT
    An uncommon but potentially deadly disease is on the rise in the United States. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/0W1bF5nv7uc/index.html
    An uncommon but potentially deadly disease is on the rise in the United States.
  • More than 500 Tennessee zipline visitors sick in stomach illness outbreak

    More than 500 Tennessee zipline visitors sick in stomach illness outbreak

    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:36 PM EDT2018-07-15 00:36:38 GMT
    An investigation continues into what has caused hundreds of visitors to a Tennessee zipline destination to suddenly develop gastrointestinal illness. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/UNPqJclnQ6c/index.html
    An investigation continues into what has caused hundreds of visitors to a Tennessee zipline destination to suddenly develop gastrointestinal illness.
  • Domestic abuse survivor fights her past in the ring

    Domestic abuse survivor fights her past in the ring

    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:36 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:36:08 GMT
    Casey Lynn takes a deep breath, pulls her boxing gloves to her mouth and uses her teeth to make one final adjustment before stepping into the ring. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/l-W6zlrvZao/index.html
    Casey Lynn takes a deep breath, pulls her boxing gloves to her mouth and uses her teeth to make one final adjustment before stepping into the ring.
  • FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug

    FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug

    Saturday, July 14 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-07-14 22:35:31 GMT
    A common drug used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure was announced by the US Food and Drug Administration on Friday, a week after 22 other countries recalled it because the drug contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AajeolDoqN8/index.html
    A common drug used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure was announced by the US Food and Drug Administration on Friday, a week after 22 other countries recalled it because the drug contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk.
  • Formerly addicted mom's stunning turnaround

    Formerly addicted mom's stunning turnaround

    Saturday, July 14 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-07-14 21:35:00 GMT
    The words that saved Crystal Champ's life were delivered like a spear into the heart. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/gdKxNQuxlaQ/index.html
    The words that saved Crystal Champ's life were delivered like a spear into the heart.
  • Ancient Mesopotamians may have sacrificed children to show power

    Ancient Mesopotamians may have sacrificed children to show power

    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:35:08 GMT
    Human remains have been found in Turkey, which are believed to show evidence of child sacrifice some 5,000 years ago in an area known an as 'the cradle of civilization.' original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/99XcxHHmF4g/index.html
    Human remains have been found in Turkey, which are believed to show evidence of child sacrifice some 5,000 years ago in an area known an as 'the cradle of civilization.'
  • McDonald's pulls salads from 3,000 restaurants after parasite sickens dozens

    McDonald's pulls salads from 3,000 restaurants after parasite sickens dozens

    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:33:38 GMT
    An outbreak of cyclospora linked to McDonald's salads has sickened at least 61 people in seven states, federal health officials said Friday. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/kE37XA3y5qw/index.html
    An outbreak of cyclospora linked to McDonald's salads has sickened at least 61 people in seven states, federal health officials said Friday.
  • $4.69 billion verdict against Johnson and Johnson's talcum powder

    $4.69 billion verdict against Johnson and Johnson's talcum powder

    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 17:33:04 GMT
    After 8 hours of deliberations Thursday, a St. Louis jury awarded $4.62 billion to 22 women who sued pharmaceutical giant Johnson &Johnson alleging their ovarian cancer was caused by using its powder as a part of their daily feminine hygiene routine. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/e-e6zs2Q72g/index.html
    After 8 hours of deliberations Thursday, a St. Louis jury awarded $4.62 billion to 22 women who sued pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson alleging their ovarian cancer was caused by using its powder as a part of their daily feminine hygiene routine.
  • Mysterious burns on teen's face caused by brush with toxic plant

    Mysterious burns on teen's face caused by brush with toxic plant

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:32:50 GMT
    Alex Childress went to his parents for help with what he thought was a severe sunburn after working outside at his summer landscaping job. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/5dI3otlMM3U/index.html
    Alex Childress went to his parents for help with what he thought was a severe sunburn after working outside at his summer landscaping job.
  • Crab meat from Venezuela may be contaminated, FDA says

    Crab meat from Venezuela may be contaminated, FDA says

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:31:41 GMT
    The FDA is advising people to avoid eating fresh crab meat from Venezuela because of potential contamination by bacteria. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/fO0apfChAX4/index.html
    The FDA is advising people to avoid eating fresh crab meat from Venezuela because of potential contamination by bacteria.
  • Mysterious burns on teen's face caused by brush with toxic plant

    Mysterious burns on teen's face caused by brush with toxic plant

    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-07-14 13:31:15 GMT
    Alex Childress went to his parents for help with what he thought was a severe sunburn after working outside at his summer landscaping job. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/5dI3otlMM3U/index.html
    Alex Childress went to his parents for help with what he thought was a severe sunburn after working outside at his summer landscaping job.
  • FDA approves first drug to treat smallpox

    FDA approves first drug to treat smallpox

    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-07-14 11:30:43 GMT
    The US Food and Drug Administration announced Friday its approval of the first drug to treat smallpox. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/nwylTcndtMU/index.html
    The US Food and Drug Administration announced Friday its approval of the first drug to treat smallpox.
  • Drug shortages prompt FDA task force

    Drug shortages prompt FDA task force

    Friday, July 13 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-07-13 07:20:13 GMT
    The US Food and Drug Administration is forming a Drug Shortages Task Force to look into the country's persistent drug shortages and find long-term solutions, according to a statement Thursday? from the agency's commissioner, Dr. Scott Gottlieb. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/DUeW503parU/index.html
    The US Food and Drug Administration is forming a Drug Shortages Task Force to look into the country's persistent drug shortages and find long-term solutions, according to a statement Thursday? from the agency's commissioner, Dr. Scott Gottlieb.
  • More than 100 ill from parasite possibly linked to McDonald's salads

    More than 100 ill from parasite possibly linked to McDonald's salads

    Friday, July 13 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-07-13 06:20:08 GMT
    The Illinois and Iowa health departments are investigating outbreaks of a parasite that causes intestinal illness and might be linked to McDonald's salads, both states said Thursday. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/0f9ki0g5vBY/index.html
    The Illinois and Iowa health departments are investigating outbreaks of a parasite that causes intestinal illness and might be linked to McDonald's salads, both states said Thursday.
  • Doctors might watch for this in rescued Thai boys

    Doctors might watch for this in rescued Thai boys

    Friday, July 13 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-07-13 05:18:34 GMT
    Now that all 12 boys and their coach have been freed from a flooded cave in Thailand, doctors are monitoring their health, likely looking for signs of certain infections, such as histoplasmosis or cave disease, among other health problems. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/5fQ5GlGIP90/index.html
    Now that all 12 boys and their coach have been freed from a flooded cave in Thailand, doctors are monitoring their health, likely looking for signs of certain infections, such as histoplasmosis or cave disease, among other health problems.
  • Fentanyl-related deaths double in six months; US government takes some action

    Fentanyl-related deaths double in six months; US government takes some action

    Friday, July 13 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-07-13 04:18:00 GMT
    A new report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that the number of overdose deaths involving the potent narcotic fentanyl and variations of the drug nearly doubled between the last half of 2016 and the first half of 2017. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Zssw3xK50P4/index.html
    A new report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that the number of overdose deaths involving the potent narcotic fentanyl and variations of the drug nearly doubled between the last half of 2016 and the first half of 2017.
  • Heat might really be getting to your brain

    Heat might really be getting to your brain

    Thursday, July 12 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-07-13 01:16:03 GMT
    We might be able to blame the heat for our bad decisions: A small study published this week found that college students who lived in dorms without air conditioning during a heat wave did worse on cognitive assessments than students who had air conditioning. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/N4lVz2c3UvY/index.html
    We might be able to blame the heat for our bad decisions A small study published this week found that college students who lived in dorms without air conditioning during a heat wave did worse on cognitive assessments than students who had air conditioning.
  • House Republicans snub gun research funding

    House Republicans snub gun research funding

    Thursday, July 12 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-07-12 22:14:12 GMT
    House Republican appropriators on Wednesday blocked a proposal to designate funding specifically for gun violence research -- leaving public health researchers disappointed. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/EZ6V4AADZ9Q/index.html
    House Republican appropriators on Wednesday blocked a proposal to designate funding specifically for gun violence research -- leaving public health researchers disappointed.
  • The greatest family travel scavenger hunt

    The greatest family travel scavenger hunt

    Thursday, July 12 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-07-12 20:13:58 GMT
    What is the point of travel? Why do we spend our time and money seeing new places -- or old places in new ways? And why bother bringing our children along? What's in it for us, and them? original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/owTEhyA8F4k/index.html
    What is the point of travel? Why do we spend our time and money seeing new places -- or old places in new ways? And why bother bringing our children along? What's in it for us, and them?
  • TB vaccine shows promise against diabetes

    TB vaccine shows promise against diabetes

    Thursday, July 12 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-07-12 18:12:33 GMT
    For Hodalis Gaytan, 20, living with Type 1 diabetes means depending on an assortment of expensive medicines and devices to stay healthy. Test strips. Needles. A glucose meter. Insulin. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Wy9tvh47HHQ/index.html
    For Hodalis Gaytan, 20, living with Type 1 diabetes means depending on an assortment of expensive medicines and devices to stay healthy. Test strips. Needles. A glucose meter. Insulin.
  • Blood pressure linked to lesions, signs of Alzheimer's in autopsied brains

    Blood pressure linked to lesions, signs of Alzheimer's in autopsied brains

    Thursday, July 12 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-07-12 17:12:37 GMT
    Older people with higher-than-average blood pressure have more markers of brain disease than their average-pressure peers, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology. In particular, the researchers saw increased signs of brain infarcts, or areas of dead tissue caused by a block in the blood supply to the brain, when looking at postmortem tissue under a microscope. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/nguBs8nIv58/index.html
    Older people with higher-than-average blood pressure have more markers of brain disease than their average-pressure peers, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology. In particular, the researchers saw increased signs of brain infarcts, or areas of dead tissue caused by a block in the blood supply to the brain, when looking at postmortem tissue under a microscope.
  • TB vaccine shows promise against diabetes

    TB vaccine shows promise against diabetes

    Thursday, July 12 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-07-12 16:10:35 GMT
    For Hodalis Gaytan, 20, living with Type 1 diabetes means depending on an assortment of expensive medicines and devices to stay healthy. Test strips. Needles. A glucose meter. Insulin. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Wy9tvh47HHQ/index.html
    For Hodalis Gaytan, 20, living with Type 1 diabetes means depending on an assortment of expensive medicines and devices to stay healthy. Test strips. Needles. A glucose meter. Insulin.
  • What would you write to your younger self?

    What would you write to your younger self?

    Thursday, July 12 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-07-12 11:09:04 GMT
    How often do you think how different your life would be if you knew, when you were a teenager, what you know now? original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/crIjrx0OL2c/index.html
    How often do you think how different your life would be if you knew, when you were a teenager, what you know now?
  • The 'breast is best' policy backlash

    The 'breast is best' policy backlash

    Thursday, July 12 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-07-12 08:07:04 GMT
    This story is not an argument against breastfeeding. My party line, after reading a lot of the research and speaking to a number of experts, is that breastfeeding is truly wonderful if you can make it happen but not of significant consequence if you can't. For those who have access to clean water, formula can be a healthy choice. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/tS_QuF-6q1U/index.html
    This story is not an argument against breastfeeding. My party line, after reading a lot of the research and speaking to a number of experts, is that breastfeeding is truly wonderful if you can make it happen but not of significant consequence if you can't. For those who have access to clean water, formula can be a healthy choice.
  • New drug could save thousands of women's lives

    New drug could save thousands of women's lives

    Sunday, July 1 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-07-01 08:46:07 GMT
    A new formulation of a drug that prevents excessive bleeding after childbirth could save thousands of women's lives around the world, according to a new study. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/bdq6IN-or8I/index.html
    A new formulation of a drug that prevents excessive bleeding after childbirth could save thousands of women's lives around the world, according to a new study.
  • Australia wins landmark WTO dispute on tobacco packaging

    Australia wins landmark WTO dispute on tobacco packaging

    Sunday, July 1 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-07-01 07:45:13 GMT
    Australia has won a landmark victory at the World Trade Organization (WTO), which found that the country's stringent laws requiring plain packaging on tobacco products do not violate the country's trade obligations. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/IdgR_iP-S5g/index.html
    Australia has won a landmark victory at the World Trade Organization (WTO), which found that the country's stringent laws requiring plain packaging on tobacco products do not violate the country's trade obligations.
  • You're probably washing your hands all wrong, study says

    You're probably washing your hands all wrong, study says

    Sunday, July 1 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-07-01 06:43:44 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/mKpT1gVHWgw/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/mKpT1gVHWgw/index.html
  • Doctors saw immigrant kids separated from their parents. Now they're trying to stop it.

    Doctors saw immigrant kids separated from their parents. Now they're trying to stop it.

    Friday, June 15 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-06-15 18:46:02 GMT
    The toddler pounded her fists on the play mat, sobbing, with no parent to comfort her. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/49H3xkOY6O4/index.html
    The toddler pounded her fists on the play mat, sobbing, with no parent to comfort her.
  • Back from the brink of suicide, they want to save others

    Back from the brink of suicide, they want to save others

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:40:35 GMT
    They are survivors from all walks of life. The deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain shook them. They are now speaking up to save more lives. 'People have been through unimaginable things in their life and have come out the other side.' original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/QTFq2tzYgPE/index.html
    They are survivors from all walks of life. The deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain shook them. They are now speaking up to save more lives. 'People have been through unimaginable things in their life and have come out the other side.'
  • Caffeine in pregnancy linked to childhood weight gain

    Caffeine in pregnancy linked to childhood weight gain

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-04-24 01:50:09 GMT
    Most pregnant women know to avoid certain foods and drinks, such as raw meat and alcohol. But a new study lends weight to the notion that a high intake of caffeinated substances may also be detrimental to a baby's health. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/hRSTLk8wSdw/index.html
    Most pregnant women know to avoid certain foods and drinks, such as raw meat and alcohol. But a new study lends weight to the notion that a high intake of caffeinated substances may also be detrimental to a baby's health.
  • The new frontier of doping will modify athletes' DNA

    The new frontier of doping will modify athletes' DNA

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-04-13 22:59:19 GMT
    In 2008, an Olympic year, Lee Sweeney's phone was ringing nonstop. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/XAveoJSgR6c/index.html
    In 2008, an Olympic year, Lee Sweeney's phone was ringing nonstop.
  • Hormone replacement may fight belly fat, study says

    Hormone replacement may fight belly fat, study says

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-03-27 21:00:04 GMT
    To combat the risks of belly fat, menopausal women are encouraged to eat healthy, watch their weight and exercise. Now, there may be another weapon: menopausal replacement therapy. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/IuGnX78HqUc/index.html
    To combat the risks of belly fat, menopausal women are encouraged to eat healthy, watch their weight and exercise. Now, there may be another weapon menopausal replacement therapy.
  • Prince had a 'exceedingly high' concentration of fentanyl in his body when he died

    Prince had a 'exceedingly high' concentration of fentanyl in his body when he died

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-03-27 18:58:11 GMT
    A toxicology report from Prince's autopsy has provided a more detailed picture of the cause of the singer's death. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RaI1SAzj51U/index.html
    A toxicology report from Prince's autopsy has provided a more detailed picture of the cause of the singer's death.
  • Hospital workers disciplined for viewing patients' genitals

    Hospital workers disciplined for viewing patients' genitals

    Friday, September 15 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-09-15 23:22:14 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-09-15 23:22:14 GMT
    Reports involving two of the United States' major health systems detail incidents in which numerous medical professionals were disciplined for viewing patients' genitals while they were unconscious or deceased. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D9MPWong3dU/index.html
    Reports involving two of the United States' major health systems detail incidents in which numerous medical professionals were disciplined for viewing patients' genitals while they were unconscious or deceased.
  • 'American Horror Story' triggering little-known phobia

    'American Horror Story' triggering little-known phobia

    Friday, September 15 2017 12:49 PM EDT2017-09-15 16:49:54 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 12:49 PM EDT2017-09-15 16:49:54 GMT
    An intense, irrational fear of holes and clusters called trypophobia is showcased in this season's American Horror Story and may be more common--and debilitating--than you think. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/tzIAyW9S_PU/index.html
    An intense, irrational fear of holes and clusters called trypophobia is showcased in this season's American Horror Story and may be more common--and debilitating--than you think.
  • Racing the Columbia River on a stand-up paddleboard

    Racing the Columbia River on a stand-up paddleboard

    Friday, September 15 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-09-15 16:19:27 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-09-15 16:19:27 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/BEmC3xiQaVA/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/BEmC3xiQaVA/index.html
  • Ticks causing mysterious meat allergy

    Ticks causing mysterious meat allergy

    Friday, September 15 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-09-15 15:19:05 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-09-15 15:19:05 GMT
    Helen Olive had her first allergy attack 11 years ago. She had gone to bed only to wake up hours later because her neck felt as if it were on fire. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/eYe_zB7iXcg/index.html
    Helen Olive had her first allergy attack 11 years ago. She had gone to bed only to wake up hours later because her neck felt as if it were on fire.
  • Hillary Clinton uses alternate-nostril breathing. Should you?

    Hillary Clinton uses alternate-nostril breathing. Should you?

    Friday, September 15 2017 5:46 AM EDT2017-09-15 09:46:42 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 5:46 AM EDT2017-09-15 09:46:42 GMT
    To release stress after last year's failed bid for the presidency, Hillary Clinton turned to an ancient yoga method called alternate-nostril breathing. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/S-q5R-zuYTo/index.html
    To release stress after last year's failed bid for the presidency, Hillary Clinton turned to an ancient yoga method called alternate-nostril breathing.
  • Do you have a fear of holes and clusters?

    Do you have a fear of holes and clusters?

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:46 AM EDT2017-09-15 08:46:20 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 4:46 AM EDT2017-09-15 08:46:20 GMT
    An intense, irrational fear of holes and clusters called trypophobia is showcased in this season's American Horror Story and may be more common--and debilitating--than you think. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/tzIAyW9S_PU/index.html
    An intense, irrational fear of holes and clusters called trypophobia is showcased in this season's American Horror Story and may be more common--and debilitating--than you think.
  • Hurricane Irma victims need your help

    Hurricane Irma victims need your help

    Friday, September 15 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-09-15 04:14:45 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-09-15 04:14:45 GMT
    More than 20 people were killed when Hurricane Irma tore through a string of islands, including Anguilla, Barbuda, St. Martin, and the US Virgin Islands. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/uEAdcaeR7pE/index.html
    More than 20 people were killed when Hurricane Irma tore through a string of islands, including Anguilla, Barbuda, St. Martin, and the US Virgin Islands.
  • At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-09-14 03:25:07 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-09-14 03:25:07 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
  • At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-09-14 00:23:47 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-09-14 00:23:47 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
  • At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 7:53 PM EDT2017-09-13 23:53:38 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 7:53 PM EDT2017-09-13 23:53:38 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
  • At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    At least 6 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 1:20 PM EDT2017-09-13 17:20:38 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 1:20 PM EDT2017-09-13 17:20:38 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/qoaJtJDpbPU/index.html
  • Is granola healthy?

    Is granola healthy?

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-09-13 14:49:31 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-09-13 14:49:31 GMT
    Yes, whether eaten as a cereal or snack topping, granola can make for a crunchy, nutritious treat. But granola is high in calories, and some versions are healthier than others based on their ingredients. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D9ZlOmoQ0MA/index.html
    Yes, whether eaten as a cereal or snack topping, granola can make for a crunchy, nutritious treat. But granola is high in calories, and some versions are healthier than others based on their ingredients.
  • Doctor in training helps dad with delivery during Irma

    Doctor in training helps dad with delivery during Irma

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 8:18 AM EDT2017-09-13 12:18:32 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 8:18 AM EDT2017-09-13 12:18:32 GMT
    A young doctor just three years out of medical school talked a frantic father in Miami through delivering his baby's placenta as Hurricane Irma's winds whipped outside his door. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/6P6oU-CAeus/index.html
    A young doctor just three years out of medical school talked a frantic father in Miami through delivering his baby's placenta as Hurricane Irma's winds whipped outside his door.
  • Hedonism is good for your health

    Hedonism is good for your health

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-09-12 21:42:18 GMT
    Tuesday, September 12 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-09-12 21:42:18 GMT
    I think I might be a hedonist. Are you imagining me snorting cocaine through $100 notes, a glass of champagne in one hand, the other fondling a stranger's firm thigh? Before you judge me harshly, I know hedonism has a bad reputation, but it might be time to reconsider. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/DlwrYNDxJSo/index.html
    I think I might be a hedonist. Are you imagining me snorting cocaine through $100 notes, a glass of champagne in one hand, the other fondling a stranger's firm thigh? Before you judge me harshly, I know hedonism has a bad reputation, but it might be time to reconsider.
  • Yes, sitting too long can kill you, even if you exercise

    Yes, sitting too long can kill you, even if you exercise

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-09-12 20:11:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 12 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-09-12 20:11:41 GMT
    Take a movement break every 30 minutes, say experts. No matter how much you exercise, sitting for excessively long periods of time is a risk factor for early death, a new study published Monday in Annals of Internal Medicine found. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/QjOWqRJdQ-4/index.html
    Take a movement break every 30 minutes, say experts. No matter how much you exercise, sitting for excessively long periods of time is a risk factor for early death, a new study published Monday in Annals of Internal Medicine found.
  • 9/11 dust tied to heart risk in children, study says

    9/11 dust tied to heart risk in children, study says

    Monday, September 11 2017 6:32 PM EDT2017-09-11 22:32:17 GMT
    Monday, September 11 2017 6:32 PM EDT2017-09-11 22:32:17 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/kDoOHryqNZY/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/kDoOHryqNZY/index.html
  • Hurricane Irma victims need your help

    Hurricane Irma victims need your help

    Monday, September 11 2017 3:00 PM EDT2017-09-11 19:00:36 GMT
    Monday, September 11 2017 3:00 PM EDT2017-09-11 19:00:36 GMT
    More than 20 people were killed when Hurricane Irma tore through a string of islands, including Anguilla, Barbuda, St. Martin, and the US Virgin Islands. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/uEAdcaeR7pE/index.html
    More than 20 people were killed when Hurricane Irma tore through a string of islands, including Anguilla, Barbuda, St. Martin, and the US Virgin Islands.
  • Irma threatens birthday for 3-year old with leukemia, until nurses step in

    Irma threatens birthday for 3-year old with leukemia, until nurses step in

    Monday, September 11 2017 10:28 AM EDT2017-09-11 14:28:43 GMT
    Monday, September 11 2017 10:28 AM EDT2017-09-11 14:28:43 GMT
    When Hurricane Irma threatened to ruin Willow Stine's third birthday party, hospital staff in St. Petersburg, Florida, came to the rescue. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/hAL0IhyVCAc/index.html
    When Hurricane Irma threatened to ruin Willow Stine's third birthday party, hospital staff in St. Petersburg, Florida, came to the rescue.
  • To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    Monday, June 5 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-06-05 07:58:48 GMT
    Monday, June 5 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-06-05 07:58:48 GMT
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even taking off chippy nail polish and replacing it with a fresh coat. Yes, I do all of these things because they are practical and they're a good way to ease into Monday morning. I'm not disputing the
  • To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    Monday, June 5 2017 1:26 AM EDT2017-06-05 05:26:26 GMT
    Monday, June 5 2017 1:26 AM EDT2017-06-05 05:26:26 GMT
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even taking off chippy nail polish and replacing it with a fresh coat. Yes, I do all of these things because they are practical and they're a good way to ease into Monday morning. I'm not disputing the
  • To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    Sunday, June 4 2017 9:14 AM EDT2017-06-04 13:14:48 GMT
    Sunday, June 4 2017 9:14 AM EDT2017-06-04 13:14:48 GMT
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even taking off chippy nail polish and replacing it with a fresh coat. Yes, I do all of these things because they are practical and they're a good way to ease into Monday morning. I'm not disputing the
  • To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    To make your weekend go slower, try new things

    Sunday, June 4 2017 6:12 AM EDT2017-06-04 10:12:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 4 2017 6:12 AM EDT2017-06-04 10:12:14 GMT
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even
    You know what feels like a little bit of a rip-off? Sunday night prep. And I use that term liberally -- I'm talking about meal planning, house cleaning, getting a jump-start on your work to-do list, even taking off chippy nail polish and replacing it with a fresh coat. Yes, I do all of these things because they are practical and they're a good way to ease into Monday morning. I'm not disputing the
  • World Series babies get special gifts from hospitals

    World Series babies get special gifts from hospitals

    Sunday, October 30 2016 3:45 AM EDT2016-10-30 07:45:14 GMT
    Sunday, October 30 2016 3:45 AM EDT2016-10-30 07:45:14 GMT
    There's no better time to be born in Cleveland, where the Indians are seeking their first World Series title since 1948. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/OQDbEfRwbfE/inde
    There's no better time to be born in Cleveland, where the Indians are seeking their first World Series title since 1948.
  • Is there anything cuter than these tiny NICU tots in Halloween costumes?

    Is there anything cuter than these tiny NICU tots in Halloween costumes?

    Sunday, October 30 2016 12:41 AM EDT2016-10-30 04:41:12 GMT
    Sunday, October 30 2016 12:41 AM EDT2016-10-30 04:41:12 GMT
    Surrounded by tubes and the constant beep of machines, the tiny babies at the St. Luke Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, will spend their first Halloween in the hospital. original story: http:
    Surrounded by tubes and the constant beep of machines, the tiny babies at the St. Luke Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, will spend their first Halloween in the hospital.
  • Ten uses for your body after you die

    Ten uses for your body after you die

    Saturday, October 29 2016 11:09 PM EDT2016-10-30 03:09:24 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 11:09 PM EDT2016-10-30 03:09:24 GMT
    Like many Americans, you probably think you're pretty charitable. Perhaps you donate money to the needy or ill, give away your old clothes, volunteer at your child's school or participate in holiday gift
    Like many Americans, you probably think you're pretty charitable. Perhaps you donate money to the needy or ill, give away your old clothes, volunteer at your child's school or participate in holiday gift drives in December.
  • Man fights rare cancer with twin's identical stem cells

    Man fights rare cancer with twin's identical stem cells

    Saturday, October 29 2016 10:07 PM EDT2016-10-30 02:07:49 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 10:07 PM EDT2016-10-30 02:07:49 GMT
    Bruce and Blair Johanson always knew that they were identical twins, even though a medical intern told their mother when they were born that they were fraternal. Fortunately for Bruce, the intern was wrong.
    Bruce and Blair Johanson always knew that they were identical twins, even though a medical intern told their mother when they were born that they were fraternal. Fortunately for Bruce, the intern was wrong. Because they are identical, Blair was able to help save Bruce's life by donating stem cells to help him fight cancer.
  • Community workers fill gaps in health care

    Community workers fill gaps in health care

    Saturday, October 29 2016 7:34 PM EDT2016-10-29 23:34:48 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 7:34 PM EDT2016-10-29 23:34:47 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/dvzk-7DH3l8/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/dvzk-7DH3l8/index.html
  • The truth about patient zero and HIV's origin

    The truth about patient zero and HIV's origin

    Saturday, October 29 2016 12:26 PM EDT2016-10-29 16:26:03 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 12:26 PM EDT2016-10-29 16:26:02 GMT
    A new HIV study clears the name of Gaëtan Dugas as patient zero, and provides new insight into how the virus spread to the United States. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3
    A new HIV study clears the name of Gaëtan Dugas as patient zero, and provides new insight into how the virus spread to the United States.
  • Finding family in a 'brokenhearted' Appalachian town

    Finding family in a 'brokenhearted' Appalachian town

    Saturday, October 29 2016 10:23 AM EDT2016-10-29 14:23:22 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 10:23 AM EDT2016-10-29 14:23:22 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/aSV5gASKmLk/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/aSV5gASKmLk/index.html
  • Making food allergies less scary at Halloween

    Making food allergies less scary at Halloween

    Saturday, October 29 2016 7:19 AM EDT2016-10-29 11:19:19 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 7:19 AM EDT2016-10-29 11:19:19 GMT
    In the spirit of Halloween, treats can be tricky for kids with food allergies, which is one in 13 children under the age of 18 in the United States. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cn
    In the spirit of Halloween, treats can be tricky for kids with food allergies, which is one in 13 children under the age of 18 in the United States.
  • A one-way plane ticket saved Andrew Zimmern's life

    A one-way plane ticket saved Andrew Zimmern's life

    Saturday, October 29 2016 4:46 AM EDT2016-10-29 08:46:04 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 4:46 AM EDT2016-10-29 08:46:04 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/VXjo1sGBU2k/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/VXjo1sGBU2k/index.html
  • Flesh-eating bacteria survivor shares new body

    Flesh-eating bacteria survivor shares new body

    Saturday, October 29 2016 1:42 AM EDT2016-10-29 05:42:34 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 1:42 AM EDT2016-10-29 05:42:33 GMT
    Four years after a life-threatening bout with flesh-eating bacteria that resulted in the loss of both hands, one leg and her remaining foot, Aimee Copeland is comfortable in her new body. On Monday, Copeland
    Four years after a life-threatening bout with flesh-eating bacteria that resulted in the loss of both hands, one leg and her remaining foot, Aimee Copeland is comfortable in her new body. On Monday, Copeland posted a picture to Facebook of her vacation in San Juan, Puerto Rico, smiling on the beach, scars and all.
  • Life after flesh-eating bacteria

    Life after flesh-eating bacteria

    Friday, October 28 2016 10:07 PM EDT2016-10-29 02:07:21 GMT
    Friday, October 28 2016 10:07 PM EDT2016-10-29 02:07:20 GMT
    Fleshing-eating bacteria survivor Aimee Copeland discusses the progress she's made since losing her arms and legs four years ago. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/v_yZ3kU
    Fleshing-eating bacteria survivor Aimee Copeland discusses the progress she's made since losing her arms and legs four years ago.
  • Aimee Copeland would do it all again

    Aimee Copeland would do it all again

    Friday, October 28 2016 9:37 PM EDT2016-10-29 01:37:07 GMT
    Friday, October 28 2016 9:37 PM EDT2016-10-29 01:37:06 GMT
    It's been about four years since Aimee Copeland lost her hands, a leg and a foot in a fight with flesh-eating bacteria, and she is bragging about beating friends in arm wrestling. original story:
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  • The truth about patient zero and HIV's origin

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  • Racism in medicine: An 'open secret'

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  • WATCH: What is Cave disease?

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  • WATCH: What this mom who discovered a lump while breastfeeding wants you to know

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    Tuesday, July 10 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-07-10 14:24:02 GMT
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  • The boys trapped in the Thailand cave could face an unusual disease

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  • WATCH: Trauma suffered in childhood echoes across generations, study finds

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    Monday, July 9 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-07-09 15:04:27 GMT
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  • WATCH: Serena Williams says she 'cried' when she stopped breastfeeding

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  • WATCH: Overtime work may overdrive diabetes risk in women

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    Monday, July 9 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-07-09 06:58:34 GMT
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  • Trauma suffered in childhood echoes across generations, study finds

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  • WATCH: HPV test may be better than Pap smears at detecting early cervical cancer: Study

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    Sunday, July 8 2018 7:52 PM EDT2018-07-08 23:52:39 GMT
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  • Greek media workers on 24-hour strike over health care fund

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    Tuesday, September 26 2017 6:05 AM EDT2017-09-26 10:05:20 GMT
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    Tuesday, September 26 2017 4:04 AM EDT2017-09-26 08:04:00 GMT
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  • Judge: Arizona doesn't have to reveal execution drug sources

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    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:35 PM EDT2017-09-22 02:35:04 GMT
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    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:48:51 GMT
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  • WATCH: Robin Roberts marks milestone 'birthday': 5 years since her bone marrow transplant

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    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:46:40 GMT
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  • The Latest: Cassidy promotes bill meant to replace Obamacare

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    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:13 AM EDT2017-09-20 09:13:20 GMT
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    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:41 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:41:53 GMT
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  • Lady Gaga's tour-busting fibromyalgia disorder: What you need to know

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    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:37:36 GMT
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  • The Latest: McConnell praises new effort to repeal Obamacare

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    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:05:56 GMT
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  • Texas' biggest assisted-living facility for Medicaid closing

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    Friday, July 14 2017 9:15 PM EDT2017-07-15 01:15:40 GMT
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  • Residents Shelter in Place After Chemical Spill in Kansas

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    Saturday, October 29 2016 9:21 AM EDT2016-10-29 13:21:48 GMT
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  • Group Gives New Guidelines on Screen Time for Kids

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    Saturday, October 29 2016 8:51 AM EDT2016-10-29 12:51:37 GMT
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  • Changes in Brain After 1 Season of Youth Football, Study Finds

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    Saturday, October 29 2016 3:14 AM EDT2016-10-29 07:14:35 GMT
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  • What's New in the Updated Safe Sleeping Guidelines for Infants

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    Saturday, October 29 2016 2:13 AM EDT2016-10-29 06:13:08 GMT
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  • 'Patient Zero' Didn't Cause HIV Epidemic in US, New Study Finds

    'Patient Zero' Didn't Cause HIV Epidemic in US, New Study Finds

    Saturday, October 29 2016 12:41 AM EDT2016-10-29 04:41:26 GMT
    Saturday, October 29 2016 12:41 AM EDT2016-10-29 04:41:27 GMT
     'Patient Zero' Didn't Cause HIV Epidemic in US, New Study Finds 'Patient Zero' Didn't Cause HIV Epidemic in US, New Study Finds
    The study also found that the term 'Patient 0' was the result of a typo. original story: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/patient-hiv-epidemic-us-study-finds/story?id=43085660
    The study also found that the term 'Patient 0' was the result of a typo. original story: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/patient-hiv-epidemic-us-study-finds/story?id=43085660

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