Father helping son in wheelchair at skate park goes viral

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The 8-year-old's parents say they hope the heartwarming video will bring attention to cerebral palsy
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Woman's Fitbit fitness tracker detects her pregnancy

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When a husband thought his wife's Fitbit was faulty, he turned to Reddit for answers - and got life-changing advice
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Blood test giving false sense of security about cancer risk?

CBS Health - 2 hours 25 min ago
Pathway Genomics claims its liquid biopsy can detect cancer before patient shows symptoms - but expert says that promise is "years away"
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Hawaii mayor declares state of emergency to address dengue fever outbreak

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 10:45pm
So far, the state Health Department has confirmed 251 cases of dengue fever on Hawaii Island
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Lyme disease just got nastier

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:57pm
Until now, scientists thought only one species of bacteria was responsible for the tick-borne Lyme disease
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Answering your questions about Zika virus

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:01pm
Americans have many questions about the emerging threat from Zika virus, which has been sweeping across Latin America and the Caribbean
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Sleep deprivation may lead to false confessions

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 8:46pm
Researchers say the findings may have implications for police interrogation tactics
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Brazilian doctor on connecting dots between Zika, birth defects

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 8:12pm
Dr. Vanessa van der Linden started seeing cases of microcephaly last August, right around the same time her mother -- also a doctor -- was seeing the same defect
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Concussion linked to higher risk of suicide

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 7:23pm
Years after a head injury, people may be at higher risk of taking their own life
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Zika Q&A: Dr. LaPook answers your questions

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 5:38pm
As alarm over Zika virus rises, CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook says arming yourself with the facts may help ease anxiety
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Don't fall off the "fitness cliff"

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 5:35pm
Some research shows today is a turning point when many people's New Year's resolutions fall by the wayside
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17 alarming facts about the Zika virus

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 4:23pm
It's spreading fast and igniting fears among pregnant women the world over, but there's still a lot about Zika you don't know
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Hugh Jackman tweets selfie warning about skin cancer

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:52pm
Appearing in a photo with a bandage on his nose, the actor urges everyone to wear sunscreen
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Whooping cough makes a comeback as vaccine wanes

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:10pm
New study finds booster shot protection wears off in older kids; "Basically, we traded effectiveness for safety"
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Fear of Zika virus spreads to Latin America travel

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 2:56pm
Many Americans say no way to Latin America travel because of mosquito-borne virus, although hit on tourism is minimal so far
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4th patient dies in hospital mold outbreak

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 12:54pm
A Pennsylvania hospital says it's taking "every possible precaution" to make facilities safe for at-risk transplant patients
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Chipotle hopes to turn page on disease outbreak

CBS Health - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 12:23pm
Restaurant chain to open late Monday as it holds open meeting to regain the public's trust following E. coli, norovirus cases
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The drink that fuels young N.H. campaign staffers

CBS Health - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 10:21pm
What's keeping sleepless staffers and volunteers on their feet for the final push toward the primary?
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NFL players with CTE

CBS Health - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 5:57pm
Frank Gifford and Ken Stabler are among many NFL players who have donated their brains to science and been diagnosed with CTE after their deaths
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"It just takes your breath away": Zika's impact in Brazil

CBS Health - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 3:01pm
Dr. Jon LaPook reflects on the devastating toll of the Zika outbreak on babies, and what we can do to prevent future epidemics
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