Immune drug for deadly skin cancer shows long-term survival

CBS Health - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 1:05pm
The drug, which targets the immune system, was used to treat former President Jimmy Carter
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Top medical school ends training on live animals

CBS Health - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 12:47pm
Only one other U.S. medical school still allows students to practice performing surgery on animals
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Marijuana helping older Americans find pain relief

CBS Health - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 12:08pm
Did you know the 55-and-older crowd is now the fastest-growing demographic of pot users in the country?
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Seniors are filling their prescriptions -- at a pot shop

CBS Health - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 9:20am
​The 55-and-older crowd is now the fastest-growing demographic of pot users in the country
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New study shows finds startling find on colon cancer survival

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 10:05pm
According to a new study, patients with advanced colon cancer found on the left side survived longer than those with tumors on the right side of the colon
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Why do some patients with colon cancer survive longer than others?

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 8:40pm
A new study is helping answer a question about colon cancer that has troubled oncologists for years
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FDA approves new treatment for advanced bladder cancer

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 8:01pm
Immunotherapy drug is the first new treatment for metastatic bladder cancer in nearly 30 years
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Penis transplant patient glad to be "complete" man

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 7:39pm
"There is no doubt in my mind that everything is going to work. And I mean everything," said recipient of first U.S. transplant
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Dad live streams wife giving birth on Facebook -- doesn't tell her

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:25pm
California man live-streamed the birth of his child on Facebook -- and he said his wife didn't know at the time
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Controversial dental restraint used on kids sparks debate

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 5:48pm
Parent tells CBS Boston station her son was traumatized during trip to the dentist
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Dog aging study aims to help extend lifespans

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 5:19pm
Researchers are putting together the largest study ever on aging in dogs, and their findings could someday help humans, too
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New approaches to pain and addiction amid America's opioid epidemic

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 4:44pm
CBS News examines the pathway from pain to prescription painkillers and addiction, while opioid related overdose deaths continue to climb
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Small turtles blamed for salmonella outbreak

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 3:26pm
The CDC has a theory to explain salmonella outbreaks that have hit 26 states since last year
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What you should know about pollen and seasonal allergies

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 3:03pm
Find relief from allergies with tips from Dr. Holly Phillips
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The 10 fittest cities in America

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 2:50pm
See if your hometown made the cut in the 2016 American Fitness Index
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Experts question study on potatoes, high blood pressure

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 2:48pm
What should you make of the latest dietary advice? Some experts say it's better to look at the big picture
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Science group weighs in on genetically modified food safety

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 1:28pm
Report looked at more than 900 studies on the impact of genetically engineered crops and food products
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Court rules on health warnings on sugary drink ads

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 1:22pm
San Francisco law would require a big warning label on billboards and other advertising for sodas
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What you should know about pollen, allergies and relief

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 11:32am
Seasonal allergies, also known as hay fever, affect more than 25 million Americans each year
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Genetically-engineered crops safe to eat, report finds

CBS Health - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 11:03am
A sweeping new report on genetically-engineered crops could take the debate over food to a new level
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