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More depression among female execs

1 hour 39 min ago
Alyson Breathed remembers working such long hours as a hotel marketing manager that sometimes, her evening nanny had to bring Breathed's two children to work.
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Lung cancer battle: Time for action

9 hours 39 min ago
Lung cancer kills nearly twice as many women as breast cancer, but there is no sea of ribbons, no colored NFL cleats, no national monuments aglow in pink for lung cancer awareness.
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A form of sugar helps twin girls

11 hours 48 min ago
Hugh and Chris Hempel welcomed beautiful twin girls into the world in 2004. Since the girls were about two, the whole family has been fighting to treat the twins' rare genetic condition.
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American teens aren't nearly as lonely as their parents were

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 09:03
American teenagers aren't feeling quite as lonely as their parents were when they were teens.
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Be positive: You'll live longer

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 08:38
Life coach Dhani Jones says staying positive can improve more than your mental health.
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#ThanksMichelleObama: Students criticize school lunches

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 13:30
Students unhappy with school meals are taking it out on the first lady by sharing images on social media of lunches sarcastically tagged #ThanksMichelleObama.
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World Health Organization: Democratic Republic of Congo is Ebola-free

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 08:51
Ebola has officially been eradicated from another African country -- the Democratic Republic of Congo -- the World Health Organization declared Friday, even if the overall fight against the deadly virus is far from over.
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Study: Bad marriage can break your heart

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 08:16
A study has found that older couples in bad marriages, especially wives, have a higher risk for heart disease than those who are happily wed.
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What is secret to boy's super memory?

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 07:40
Jack can reel off lists of World Cup winners, darts champions and football players without a second's hesitation -- but can he beat Wikipedia?
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Women's desire for sex is complicated, not strictly hormonal

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 06:59
What makes a woman want to have sex isn't totally hormonal, as it can be with men. Happiness is key new study shows.
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Why happiness is healthy

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:11
Being able to manage the emotional ups and downs of life is important for both body and mind.
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The day I realized smoking wasn't cool

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 16:39
I'm a quitter and proud of it. The 37th anniversary of the Great American Smokeout marks my 28th anniversary without a "cancer stick."
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Learn to live with it: Becoming stress-free

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 08:37
People believe that stress comes from external sources. That's why they're so stressed, author A. Parthasarathy writes.
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Cosmetic infidelity: a new way to cheat

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 06:20
"I have five days to recover from surgery and look good before my husband gets home," she told me.
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'Western' diet could spark TB epidemic

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 06:15
Rising obesity and diabetes worldwide could fuel a rise in tuberculosis.
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Energy drinks up calls to poison centers

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:28
Energy drinks are a real problem for children, a study says -- 40% of "energy drink exposure" calls to poison centers involve kids under age 6.
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What is Lewy body dementia?

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 08:26
Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains this type of dementia, after Robin Williams' autopsy report concludes he had the disease.
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Firefighter drops 40 pounds

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 08:22
Joe Van Veldhuizen lost 40 pounds to race his first Ironman. He did it slowly, counting calories and gradually increasing his exercise routine. See what it took to make his amazing weight loss transformation a reality.
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Can sunlock affect fertility?

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:48
The cold snap that's hitting much of the country this week may leave you with a real desire to head to the beach. If you do, you may want to watch what kind of sunblock you use.
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Ebola patient dies in the U.S.

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 21:34
Marking the second Ebola death in the United States, Dr. Martin Salia died at around 5 a.m. ET Monday, according to Nebraska Medicine spokesman Taylor Wilson.
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