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Cruise Ship Passenger Linked to Ebola Back on Shore

Lab technician shows no signs of disease; Obama urges Americans to remain calm

Scientists Grow, Implant Human Intestinal Tissue in Mice

Research may provide model to study digestive diseases, future treatments

Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods

Study finds easy access to nutritious fare important for successful weight loss

Obama Urges Calm in Ebola Scare, Opposes Travel Ban

Government's moves must be 'guided by science,' he says

Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes

Identifying problems may prevent sudden cardiac arrest, new guidelines suggest

Dads Face Guilt About Workouts, Just Like Moms Do

Both parents tend to view exercise as a selfish behavior that takes up family time, researcher says

Family Acceptance Key to Curbing Teen Suicides, Study Shows

Validation by peers also decreased likelihood of self-harm

Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds

People who ate out a lot also had worse cholesterol levels than those who dined at home

Health Highlights: Oct. 17, 2014
  • Joan Rivers Died of Brain Damage Caused by Low Oxygen: Medical Examiner

  • Black Box Warning Should Remain on Chantix: FDA Panel

Health Tip: Enjoy Your Coffee, But ...

Don't overdo the sweeteners and added fats

Health Tip: Watch Your Family's Portion Sizes

Use smaller plates and bowls

Obama Appoints 'Ebola Czar'

Ron Klain, a trusted White House adviser, has a reputation for handling political challenges

Older Antibiotic Still Works Against Staph Infections, Study Finds

Vancomycin safe and effective, doctors should not turn to newer antibiotics, researchers say

Peak Pain Level Main Factor in Negative Childbirth Memories: Study

Length of labor didn't seem to influence recollections of pain, researchers found

Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids

Access to care might play a role, researcher says

Two-Pronged Program Looks Best for Helping Smokers Quit

Behavioral counseling plus medication beats other strategies, study finds

U.S. Kids Use ADHD Meds More During School Year

Researchers suggest this may be to boost academic achievement

Upbeat Walking Style Might Lift Your Mood

Negativity less likely in people with a positive gait, study says

Vitamin D Might Help Kids With Eczema

Researchers saw some improvement in winter-related symptoms

WHO Admits Botched Response to Ebola in Africa

Incompetent staff blamed in internal memo from U.N. health agency, news service reports

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