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New Report Examines Sugary Drink Marketing to Children & Teens

A new report by Jennifer Harris, Director of Marketing Initiatives at the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, looks at how energy drinks affects

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Potty Talk: World Toilet Day 2014

Global Organizations Unite for Sanitation   Taking a break from the all-too-early Christmas cheer, let’s focus on tomorrow’s less commercialized holiday –¬†World Toilet Day. To celebrate the occasion, the United Nations and other global help organizations have turned to


Researchers Discover Virus That Makes You Dumber

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University and the University of Nebraska have discovered a virus that makes you just a


Rabies Alert Issued In Pasco County

The Florida Department of Health in Pasco County has issued a rabies alert in response to a raccoon that tested positive after attacking a family dog. The dog had been

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Nurse Declared Ebola-Free, Doctor Contracts The Virus

              Nina Pham, the first nurse diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, has been declared “virus free” said officials at the National Institutes of Health Friday morning, a day after a doctor,

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Google Glass Addiction: Doctors Report First Case Of Disorder

Apparently you can be a Google Glass addict.


CDC to Deploy Ebola Response Teams “Within Hours”

Dr. Thomas R. Friedman, director of the CDC, held a news conference today in Atlanta to address the center’s plans concerning the Ebola situation in the U.S.. Friedman made a statement promising that the CDC has teams in place,


Spain Places Husband Of Ebola Nurse In Quarantine

Spain has placed in quarantine the husband of a Spanish nurse who has tested positive for the Ebola virus in the first known transmission outside West Africa.


Hospital Breakdown Could Have Delayed Ebola Treatment

A breakdown in communication at a Texas hospital may have delayed treatment for a man now suffering a life-threatening case

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Is Here

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's a chance to raise awareness for breast cancer.