Antibiotics shortages could put patients at risk

CBS Health - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:10pm
"Drug companies may be saying, 'We are not making much money on antibiotics, so why bother to stock that product?'"
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"Evil twin" sibling growing in woman's brain

CBS Health - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:18pm
Woman awakens from surgery to learn that her brain tumor was actually a teratoma, a tiny remnant of a twin fetus
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Why teens are drawn to social media dares

CBS Health - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 4:00pm
From the #KylieJennerChallenge to planking and the "chubby bunny," if it's a thing on social media, teenagers are likely to join in
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​Dr. Oz tells critics, "I'm not going anywhere"

CBS Health - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:50pm
Popular TV doctor acknowledges some mistakes but also goes on the offensive
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World's first images of taste buds in action

CBS Health - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:10pm
Scientists have for the first time captured how taste sensations are processed on the tongue
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Why being a workaholic is bad for you and the boss

CBS Health - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:01pm
You might be a workaholic if you're watching this from the office while answering emails, eating breakfast, writing a report and listening to a conference call. More than 1,000 people responded to a new CBSThisMorning.com survey, and 38 percent said they fit that label. The Energy Project founder and CEO Tony Schwartz joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how to make smarter choices at the office.
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The key to weight loss? "You can't outrun a bad diet"

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 9:57pm
Researchers say cutting sugar and carbs from your diet is more important than exercise for weight loss
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Diet pill death from DNP: Could it happen here?

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:55pm
After a woman in the U.K. died from taking a toxic weight loss supplement, many worry the FDA isn't doing enough to protect the U.S.
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Worried about dog flu? Tips to protect your pup

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:46pm
As an outbreak of canine flu spreads "like wildfire," experts offer some advice to help keep your pet safe
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Sugary drinks linked to greater chance of heart disease

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:30pm
With obesity and diabetes at epidemic levels in the U.S., many experts have called on Americans to reduce the amount of added sugar in their diets. But now, a first-of-its-kind study from California scientists directly links sugary drinks to heart disease. Danielle Nottingham reports.
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Ex-Iowa lawmaker acquitted of sexually abusing wife who had dementia

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:20pm
Henry Rayhons, 78, was accused of having sex with wife at nursing home after being told she was no longer capable of consenting
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High fructose corn syrup raises heart disease risk

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 6:32pm
Drinking just one and a half cans of soda a day can cause health problems
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What's really in your food? The facts about GMOs

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:43pm
Proponents say genetically modified foods promise lower costs and less pesticide use, while critics say the benefits of GMOs are overblown. Consumers Union senior scientist Michael Hansen joins CBSN to put the debate in perspective.
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Mandatory vaccination bill clears hurdle in Calif.

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:42pm
Proposal requiring California schoolchildren to be vaccinated among several drafted across U.S. in wake of measles outbreak
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Mindfulness therapy as good as meds for depression

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:14pm
New research shows the right type of cognitive therapy could eliminate the need for antidepressants
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Woman misdiagnosed with cerebral palsy finally gets cure

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:04pm
Minnesota mom suffered with symptoms most of her life before discovering they were easily treatable with a pill
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Dr. Oz: "We will not be silenced"

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:12pm
Popular TV doctor responds to critics who say he lacks credibility and should not serve on Columbia's faculty
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Dietary supplements linked to increased cancer risk

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 1:13pm
There's a new warning about dietary supplements and cancer. A new study says some could be doing more harm than good. CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips joins CBSN to explain how.
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Study finds benefits to cognitive therapy

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 1:12pm
A new study shows that mindfulness-based cognitive therapy may be as good as pills in stopping relapses for people recovering from bouts of depression. CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips joins CBSN with more.
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Dr. Oz vows he won't be silenced by critics

CBS Health - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 1:10pm
Television's Dr. Oz is going on air to fight back against critics and doctor peers who say he lack integrity and promotes "quack treatments." Jeff Glor reports.
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