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Ebola Patient to Be Flown to U.S. for Treatment

08/01/2014 - Unnamed individual will be cared for in specially designed isolation unit, Atlanta hospital says

Some Birth Control Pills May Up Breast Cancer Risk

08/01/2014 - High-dose estrogen formulations linked to greater risk in women under 50, experts find

Older Women With Asthma Face Worse Health Outcomes

08/01/2014 - Making breathing issues a priority can help improve their overall condition, researchers say

Women in Military Drink Less Than Civilians, Report Shows

08/01/2014 - They may be more aware of link between alcohol use, sexual assault, researchers suggest

Health Tip: Set Rules About TV Time

08/01/2014 - Be strict about when it's forbidden

Health Tip: Am I A Binge Eater?

08/01/2014 - Controlling eating habits

Hairdo Trumps Exercise for Many Black Women, Study Finds

07/31/2014 - But shift toward lower-maintenance styles may free some up for physical activity

Kids' Lunch Boxes Often Fall Short on Nutrition

07/31/2014 - Less than one-third of home meals met federal standards for school-served foods, study finds

Some Jobs Harder on the Heart Than Others, Report Finds

07/31/2014 - But having to search for work may be just as stressful, unhealthy, researchers add

Burnout Common Among Transplant Surgeons, Study Reveals

07/31/2014 - 40 percent admit to feeling emotionally exhausted, researchers report

Once-Daily Inhaler Approved for COPD

07/31/2014 - Striverdi Respimat relaxes lung airways to improve breathing

There's No Ebola Cure, But Early Intensive Treatment Boosts Survival

07/31/2014 - Virus launches assault on multiple organs, keeping patients hydrated is often key, experts say

1 in 4 U.S. Kids Underestimate Their Weight, Study Finds

07/31/2014 - Kids and parents need education about healthy weight and healthful lifestyles, experts say

Preschoolers With Special Needs May Gain From 'Inclusion' Classrooms

07/31/2014 - Peers with stronger language abilities have positive effect, study finds

CDC Issues Travel Warning as West Africa Ebola Outbreak Worsens

07/31/2014 - Agency also plans to send 50 more experts to the affected countries

J&J Pulls Hysterectomy Tool Tied to Cancer Risk From Market

07/31/2014 - Controversial device had been used for minimally invasive hysterectomies, uterine fibroid removal

Civilian Life, Not Combat, May Drive Many Veterans to Drink

07/31/2014 - Returning Guardsmen need help coping with family, money and job problems, experts say

Teen 'Growing Pains' May Persist For Years

07/31/2014 - Left untreated, knee discomfort can become chronic, researchers caution

Cold Sore Virus Active Without Symptoms, Study Finds

07/31/2014 - Research reveals ongoing struggle in the cells of infected people

No TV or Obesity, But Ancient People Still Had Heart Disease

07/31/2014 - Mummy study shows that, just like today, inflammation spurred blood vessel blockages


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