"Unusual" outbreak of Legionnaire's disease in NYC

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 6:43pm
Officials say more than two dozen cases have been reported and two people have died
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Autism costs could skyrocket, experts warn

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 6:40pm
Researchers estimated current and future costs related to autism spectrum disorder, and the numbers are staggering
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Safety concerns about eyelash extensions

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 4:29pm
Eyelash extensions are a popular beauty trend, but they can come with some serious health risks
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Are eyelash extensions safe?

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 4:21pm
Experts warn of health risks associated with the popular beauty trend
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St. John's wort can cause serious side effects

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 3:34pm
Popular herbal treatment is often used for depression, but experts say there are risks
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Spices, seasonings recalled over Salmonella concerns

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 3:32pm
Kroger recalls four spice products after FDA found signs of Salmonella contamination
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Hospitals that do best, worst against superbugs

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 2:58pm
Consumer Reports rated hospitals in infection prevention, and some did a lot better than others
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Doctor's rare condition lets him feel patients' pain

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 2:09pm
Boston doctor experiences physical sensations that mirror what other people are feeling
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Leah Still's dad posts news on latest cancer tests

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 1:31pm
"I always get a little nervous on these days," NFL's Devon Still writes before daughter Leah's "big day" of medical scans
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Meet Zion, the first child to get a double hand transplant

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:37am
Doctors in Pennsylvania consider the first-ever double hand transplant on a child a success
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1st child to get double hand transplant: "Never give up"

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 8:44am
8-year-old Zion Harvey spent most of his life without his extremities, but said he's the same person now, just with "some cool new hands"
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Electronic cigarette use on the rise among teens

CBS Health - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 1:09am
Even as use of conventional cigarettes is on the decline, teens are turning more frequently to electronic cigarettes
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Health regulators approve stomach balloon weight loss aid

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 11:43pm
Inflatable balloon intended for obese adults with other health conditions who have been unable to lose weight through diet and exercise alone
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8-year old gets double-hand transplant

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:17pm
A severe infection left Zion Harvey without hands and feet. Doctors in Philadelphia have successfully completed a double hand and forearm transplant
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Child gets double hand transplant

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:09pm
In the first case of its kind, doctors in Philadelphia have successfully completed a double hand and forearm transplant on a child
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World's first double hand transplant on child

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 7:56pm
Doctors in Philadelphia successfully performed the 10-hour surgery on an 8-year-old boy
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Why hot cars are so hazardous for kids

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 7:16pm
The tragic headlines happen every summer; an expert explains exactly why it's so dangerous and how to prevent harm
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Egg donor lawsuit could rattle fertility industry

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 3:50pm
Lawsuit claims anti-trust violations, but according to CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman, ethicists worry case could spur bidding wars over body parts
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Study: Most "scientific" beauty product claims are bogus

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 3:07pm
Researchers find deceptive claims for hair, skin and nail products advertised in popular beauty magazines
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Oklahoma boys suffer third-degree sunburns at daycare

CBS Health - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 1:55pm
Brothers are hospitalized with agonizing burns and blisters after playing outside for hours with no shirts or sunscreen
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