​Does high-fructose corn syrup make you hungrier?

CBS Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:26pm
Study looks at whether certain types of sweets are more likely to lead to overeating
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New guidelines for treating ringing in the ears

CBS Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:00pm
Doctors and patients get updated advice on what helps, and what doesn't, when it comes to this troublesome condition
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New tinnitus treatment guidelines released

CBS Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:16pm
About 50 million Americans suffer from tinnitus, or ringing in the ears. Now the nation's leading group of ear, nose and throat doctors is releasing new guidelines for how to treat it. Kris Van Cleave reports.
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Congress eases First Lady's school lunch guidelines

CBS Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 3:36pm
Lawmakers squeeze in some changes to the healthy school lunch program, cutting back on unpopular restrictions
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New warning for insulin users

CBS Health - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:10am
Researchers in Britain say that there is a link between high doses of insulin and increased risk of diseases like cancer, heart attack or stroke. Also, new guidance on the hours surgical residents should work. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health news.
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Laughing gas could treat depression

CBS Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 9:36pm
New study finds the drug used to knock out dental patients may also be an effective way to alleviate severe depression
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Walgreens testing app for virtual doctor visits

CBS Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 9:34pm
Drug store chain will let patients see doctors and even get prescriptions through their smartphones
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Preeclampsia during pregnancy raises autism risk

CBS Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 5:35pm
A healthy pregnancy may be one of the keys to lowering a child's risk for autism or developmental delays
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Breast cancer screening dilemma for women

CBS Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:39pm
New data on the risks and benefits of extra tests that may catch more cancers but also cause a lot of false alarms
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New report outlines dangers of mixing painkillers

CBS Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:32pm
The report finds almost 60 percent of Americans who take opioid painkillers combine them with other prescriptions medications. That is a potentially deadly combinations. Dr. Holly Phillips joins "CBS This Morning" to explain the risks.
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Pregnancy-related deaths on the rise, study shows

CBS Health - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 10:56am
Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say that deaths related to women in pregnancy are rising, and could be associated with older women becoming pregnant. Also, a good time for heart disease patients to stay indoors. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health news.
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Can we really beat cancer?

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:56pm
Oncologist and CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus discusses a revolutionary approach for the treatment of cancer which was featured on "60 Minutes."
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Opioid painkillers used in dangerous combinations

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:53pm
A new report finds people who regularly take these addictive prescription painkillers often combine drugs in dangerous ways
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Hookahs may be gateway to cigarette smoking for teens

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:41pm
Study finds water pipes and a type of chewing tobacco called snus may be hooking young users on nicotine
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Tech companies join battle in War on Cancer

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:00pm
Some of the smartest innovators in cancer research are working with companies behind your computer, phone and search engine
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Time for a digital detox? Here's how to do it

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:44pm
The holiday season is the perfect time to disconnect from digital devices, nourish real relationships, and reclaim control over your time and space
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Dallas doctor explains why he sent Ebola patient home

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:01pm
Doctor who failed to diagnose the first case of Ebola in the U.S. explains how he missed the signs
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After losing 10 colleagues to Ebola, Sierra Leone doctors go on strike

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:58pm
As infection rates in Liberia and Guinea begin to stabilize, disease is picking up pace Sierra Leone
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Basketball player Lauren Hill getting hospice care

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 2:21pm
A month after her inspirational turn on the basketball court, student with brain cancer starts receiving hospice care at home
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"Breakthrough" drug tested for ​Hodgkin lymphoma

CBS Health - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:01am
Experimental drug Nivolumab harnesses the immune system to attack cancer in patients who don't respond to chemotherapy
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