Man with face transplant meets sister of his donor

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:51pm
Video shows woman's first glimpse of the man who received her brother's face
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Genes may predict patients' response to cancer drugs

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:45pm
Research suggests there may be new hope for some colon cancer patients who have run out of options
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Doctor with cancer raises alarm about medical device

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:42pm
Dr. Amy Reed and her husband met with the FBI and say more should be done about a device that may spread cancer
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Tapping genetics to help fight cancer

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:34pm
A new study is offering hope to some colon cancer patients who were running out of treatment options. Doctors used genetic testing to see if they'd benefit from immunotherapy drugs. Brian Webb reports from New York.
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The states that struggle the most with smoking

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 4:38pm
Interactive graphics show where smoking persists and which groups find quitting hardest
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Can gender and racial biases be unlearned during sleep?

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:59pm
Scientists are researching ways to counter social stereotypes while we're sleeping
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What's behind ice cream headaches?

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:58pm
The brain freeze, formally called sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia, is a common side effect of eating frozen treats in warm weather. WCCO's Heather Brown reports on what doctors know about brain freeze - and what to do if it happens to you.
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FDA warns of risk from cosmetic facial fillers

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:31pm
Popular cosmetic injections can cause serious harm if the filler gets into blood vessels
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Brain freeze: Why does ice cream give you headaches?

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:08pm
Summer is peak season for ice cream headaches; why do they happen, and is there a cure?
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Neuroscientist's secrets of focus, memory and moods

CBS Health - Fri, 05/29/2015 - 11:40am
Neuroscientist and NYU professor Wendy Suzuki experimented on herself to find ways to "unlock" her mind's potential. Her TED Talks, describing what she learned, have been watched over 65,000 times, bringing her message to audiences across the country. Suzuki joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss her new book "Healthy Brain, Happy Life."
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Researchers: MDMA could treat anxiety in autistic adults

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:27pm
Could the so-called "party drug" have medicinal uses?
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Brain surgeon tells of triumphs, failures in memoir

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:32pm
In "Do No Harm," neurosurgeon Henry Marsh sheds light on life and death in the operating room
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Dozens monitored after exposure to Lassa fever victim

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:08pm
More than 150 people may have had contact with a patient who died of the rare disease in New Jersey
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Mother receives life-saving gift from son

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 6:52pm
"It's a sad story, with a very happy ending," says Illinois transplant doctor
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How common are hallucinations?

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:30pm
A new study reveals how many people say they've ever heard voices or seen things that didn't exist
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The psychology of getting kids (and spouses) to eat better

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 4:06pm
Researchers test which works better, positive messages about healthy foods or warnings about what not to eat
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Cancer takes growing toll worldwide

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 3:57pm
New report highlights the years of healthy life lost to different types of cancer
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​How the "chocolate diet" hoax fooled millions

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 3:50pm
Eat chocolate, lose weight? Widely reported study was part of an elaborate plan to expose junk science and media hype
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Demi Lovato speaking out on mental health issues

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 2:11pm
Pop star is sharing her struggles with drug abuse and a mood disorder to raise awareness and encourage others to ask for help
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New study finds serious flaws in genetic testing

CBS Health - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 11:36am
A major new report published in the New England Journal of Medicine says that DNA testing results can be dramatically flawed. The genetic analysis is supposed to asses risk for cancer, among other health issues. CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the findings.
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