Nebraska declares state of emergency over bird flu

CBS Health - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 4:44pm
The outbreak is spreading but poses little threat to humans, officials say
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Natural sunscreen that works from the inside out?

CBS Health - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 2:37pm
Researchers study how some animals generate UV protection to see if it could one day work for humans
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Fingerprint test could detect cocaine use

CBS Health - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 2:19pm
Scientists say chemical traces in a fingerprint can reveal whether someone's taken drug
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Summer swimming hazard: Norovirus lurked in lake

CBS Health - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 1:14pm
Health officials traced outbreak to a popular summer destination, and offer some tips to stay safe in the water
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Exercise just as beneficial as giving up smoking

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 7:34pm
Researchers say even light physical activity can have a great impact on health
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Allergy survival guide: 10 tips from a top doctor

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 7:15pm
Expert advice to help you get through one of the worst allergy seasons in years
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Could a handshake help predict heart trouble?

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:09pm
Researchers say testing hand grip strength could be an inexpensive screening tool to identify at-risk patients
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Fewer Americans getting sick from E. coli

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:08pm
Food poisoning hits 1 in 6 Americans each year, but a common cause of illness is on the decline
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GMO-free foods could get government labels

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:30pm
The USDA develops a voluntary program for food companies that don't use genetically modified ingredients
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Woman posts skin cancer selfie as warning to others

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 2:56pm
A woman with skin cancer posted a photo of herself on Facebook as a warning to others about the dangers of tanning. CBSN's Meg Oliver and Julianna Goldman show us the picture.
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Michigan couple with 12 boys welcomes 13th baby

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 2:45pm
Dad admitted he's been rooting for a girl, but considers the family "blessed" either way
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Doctor wades through flood to deliver babies

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 1:50pm
Storm waters in Texas didn't keep one doctor from getting to two very young patients. Jacqueline Crea of Houston station KHOU reports.
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Doctor wades through flood to deliver babies

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 12:25pm
Storm waters in Texas couldn't keep one doctor from getting to two moms in labor
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Allergy "double whammy" hits some U.S. cities

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 11:20am
Spring pollen plus high ozone levels are making people in parts of the country extra miserable
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Vitamin B3 could help prevent skin cancer threat for millions

CBS Health - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:58am
There's important news for people at high risk for skin cancer, the most common type of disease in the U.S. Dr. David Agus, director of USC's Norris Westside Cancer Center, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how the simple vitamin can slash the risk of certain forms of cancer coming back.
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Lucky landscaper survives 3-inch nail in the eye

CBS Health - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 9:47pm
A weed-whacker sent a nail flying into his head, and it took a whole team of surgeons to figure out how to remove it
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Vitamin B3 could help reduce skin cancer risk

CBS Health - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 8:36pm
Supplement costing less than $10 a month could help millions of patients fight skin cancer
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Berkeley, California, to require cellphone health warnings

CBS Health - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 3:15pm
Cellphone "right to know" law will arm consumers with safety information, but it could face legal challenge
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Woman's skin cancer selfie goes viral

CBS Health - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 1:41pm
27-year-old with skin cancer posts graphic photo on Facebook to warn about the hazards of tanning
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Detecting differences in boys and girls with autism

CBS Health - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 1:40pm
Brain scans find clues about why autism seems to affect boys and girls differently
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