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5 things you didn't know about Alzheimer's

Health - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 07:56
Approximately 44 million people live with dementia worldwide, according to the Alzheimer's Association. By 2050, that number is expected to more than triple to 115 million.
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Get off the sideline, into the race

Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:40
Only a few short months ago, I was a spectator.
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If I can run, so can you

Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:40
For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to be able to say, "I've run a 5K."
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What makes me so tasty?

Health - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:15
The colors you wear and the food you eat don't matter. We bust five common mosquito bite myths to help you stop the itch.
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You won't believe the 'after' pics

Health - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:15
Robert and Jessica Foster lost 160 and 120 pounds respectively after an emotional conversation. See their amazing transformation:
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Can meditation slow aging?

Health - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 09:48
Researchers are trying to show that meditation could help counter the aging process.
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Lost 153 pounds, proved doc wrong

Health - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 17:31
Kerry Hoffman started working out five days a week and tracking calories to go from 343 pounds to 190. See his amazing transformation.
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IUD may carry breast cancer risk

Health - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 15:12
A new study finds the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) or progesterone-releasing IUD, may be associated with a higher than expected incidence of breast cancer.
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Plastic surgery gone wrong

Health - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 16:51
Dr. Terry Dubrow and Dr. Paul Nassif from E!'s new show "Botched" discuss the risks and complications of plastic surgery.
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Lunden: Why I shaved my head

Health - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 16:50
Former GMA anchor Joan Lunden talks about shaving her head after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
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Has your teen tried hookah?

Health - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 11:32
The United States may be winning the war on cigarettes. After decades of public service announcements about the dangers of smoking, fewer teens are lighting up. But other forms of tobacco, like hookah, are taking their place.
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1 drink. 8 cookies. Same sugar.

Health - Fri, 07/04/2014 - 08:38
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Bad teeth? Blame your genes

Health - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 13:24
Tooth decay is one of the most common chronic diseases worldwide. Yet some people never get cavities. Why?
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Vaccines are safe. Seriously.

Health - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 13:24
Children should get vaccinated against preventable and potentially deadly diseases. Period.
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Natural fixes for summer hazards

Health - Wed, 07/02/2014 - 15:19
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Do's and don'ts for summertime sex

Health - Wed, 07/02/2014 - 15:14
The weather doesn't have to be the only thing heating up this month. Summer is an excellent time to recharge and rejuvenate -- and your love life should be no exception.
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Dads' brains change post-kids

Health - Wed, 07/02/2014 - 13:21
Scientists know mothers are neurologically prepared to care for their kids. But fathers' brains can learn to bond too, a new study shows.
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Heavy drinker? You'd be surprised

Health - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 09:06
One in 10 deaths among working-age adults are due to excessive alcohol consumption. But what really constitutes "heavy drinking"?
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Running, but no longer hiding

Health - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 07:47
After a disastrous 30th, Sarah Evans vowed to enjoy her future birthdays. So she took up running -- and lost 120 pounds.
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Experiment offers hope for OCD

Health - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 07:44
Brett Larsen spent decades trying to quell the anxiety churning inside him. But nothing worked -- until doctors implanted electrodes in his brain.
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