Report: Newborn dies after laughing gas mixup

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Two babies in a Sydney hospital were hooked up to nitrous oxide tanks instead of oxygen tanks, according to media reports
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Step away from the TV: Binge watching could be deadly

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The risk of this serious health condition goes up the more time you spend in front of a TV screen
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Eyes and nose window to early detection of Alzheimer's?

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Research shared at a major international conference suggests your sight and smell may be the key to early detection of Alzheimer's, even before symptoms surface. Computer programs that boost the brain's processing speed could also help delay the onset of the disease. Dr. David Agus joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the study's findings and measures to delay Alzheimer's disease and dementia, including a computer game.
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Which nations boast world's tallest people?

CBS Health - 1 hour 14 min ago
United States lags behind dozens of other countries in height; average for American adults stopped increasing about 20 years ago
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General Mills recalls more flour used in well-known brands

CBS Health - 2 hours 46 min ago
Expands prior callback stemming from possible E. coli link after 4 more illnesses reported
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New study says this makes women age faster

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 8:34pm
Hot flashes are bad enough, but new research suggests yet another unfortunate effect of menopause
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Is your sandwich hurting your diet?

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 8:07pm
The sandwiches Americans eat tend to be high in calories, sodium and fat; here's how to make them healthier
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Could this household chemical mess with your microbiome?

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 6:35pm
Some scientists call for more study of an antibacterial found in many cleaning supplies
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Why bipolar disorder can take so long to diagnose

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 5:45pm
Mental health experts say patients' symptoms often get worse while they wait for proper treatment
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Bartenders beware: Limes and sun a dangerous combo

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 5:40pm
A compound found in limes, lemons and other foods can lead to blistering burns in the sun
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Jobs that may help protect your brain from Alzheimer's

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 4:21pm
The more intellectually stimulating and social a person's job is, the better for their aging brain, a new study suggests
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Memory loss not necessarily the first sign of dementia

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 1:25pm
Some of the earliest signs of Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia may not be what you expect
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Legalized pot sends more kids to the emergency room

CBS Health - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 11:12am
Colorado study finds toddlers were most at risk of accidental marijuana poisoning, and some ended up in intensive care
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Fighting mental illness with music

CBS Health - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 10:13pm
More than half of all Americans will suffer from some form of mental illness at some point in their lives. Rachel Griffin is among them, and she's written a musical to inspire others to turn their pain into power. Marlie Hall has more.
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ALS patients recording voices before losing ability to speak

CBS Health - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 10:12pm
ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, robs people of several abilities, including the ability to speak. But now patients are finding a way to make their voices live on. Dr. Jon LaPook has more.
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The technology that gives ALS patients their voices back

CBS Health - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 9:25pm
While ALS patients lose their ability to speak as the disease progresses, they do not have to lose their voices
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Morning Rounds: Zika fight, sex education and impact of reading

CBS Health - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 3:19pm
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the need for funding to fight Zika, as Florida is investigating a second suspected case of the virus transmitted by mosquitoes. Also, pediatricians are urged to talk to young patients about sex and new research finds reading narratives may encourage empathy.
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Helping "satellite babies" thrive in the U.S.

CBS Health - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 2:27pm
Shuttled back and forth between family members in the U.S. and China, immigrant children face emotional challenges
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The Dish: Chef Tanya Holland

CBS Health - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:22pm
Chef Tanya Holland's interest in cooking began at a young age, when her parents organized a cooking and dining club with other couples. After earning a Grand Diploma in France and training with some top-ranked chefs, she returned to the U.S. She now has her own restaurant, "Brown Sugar Kitchen" in West Oakland, California, along with numerous awards and honors for her updated, soulful cooking style. Chef Holland joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share her story and signature dishes.
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Alaska strikes down parental notification for abortion

CBS Health - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 8:21pm
The ACLU hailed the ruling: "A young woman seeking an abortion doesn't need additional hurdles. She needs a doctor"
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