Why most Alzheimer's patients are women

CBS Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:41pm
Longer life expectancy plays a role, but experts think there are other factors at play, as well
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Doctors: Childhood obesity prevention must start sooner

CBS Health - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:24am
New guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics emphasize prevention and urge doctors to get more involved
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Bryan Voltaggio brings comfort food to The Dish

CBS Health - Sat, 06/27/2015 - 1:01pm
Born and raised in Maryland, the chef is a true child of the Chesapeake, working at a local hotel wihere he first learned to cook. In 2008 he opened his first restaurant, Volt, and he hasn’t looked back. In his new cookbook “Home,” he puts his own twist on the mid-Atlantic classic and comfort dishes that he grew up with. Voltaggio joins The Dish to discuss his recipes.
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Virtual "walk" through the colon could detect cancer

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 6:22pm
Enhanced colonoscopy gives doctors a vivid view of the patient's insides
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Many Americans with HIV don't know they're infected

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 6:11pm
Experts and advocacy groups urge everyone who is sexually active to get tested
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Virtual colonoscopy lets doctor "walk" through your colon

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 3:59pm
Immersive technology is giving doctors an even more vivid view of the inside of the human body, potentially helping to spot signs of cancer. Dr. Max Gomez reports.
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Fireworks season brings biggest injury risk

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 3:50pm
Sparklers may seem kid-friendly, but every year thousands of children get hurt; experts offer tips for a safer celebration
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Rapid-detection Ebola test could be game-changer

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 2:49pm
Blood test that gets accurate results within minutes could help stop outbreaks from spreading, experts say
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Memory test could signal Alzheimer's years in advance

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:48pm
People who scored lower were more likely to develop Alzheimer's a decade or more later
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Pool and hot tub illnesses on the rise, CDC warns

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:30am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning about rising contamination in swimming pools and hot tubs. Dr. Holly Phillips joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the symptoms and offer tips to swimmers.
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Who is helped by the Supreme Court's decision on Obamacare subsidies?

CBS Health - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 1:45am
For months, some Americans have been dreading the high Court's decision the health care tax credits. Celia Maluf is one of them
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Dickerson: ​Obama's health-care victory - "That's why we do what we do"

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 11:01pm
Obama's health-care triumph at the Supreme Court reminds him why he got into this business
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Baby's odd head shape signaled serious problem

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 7:47pm
Megan Boler noticed her son's head was distinctly long and narrow; it turned out to be a rare condition called craniosynostosis
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Is 10,000 steps a day the magic number for fitness?

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 7:29pm
The surprising history of the suddenly trendy fitness goal
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Same-sex marriage offers couples psychological benefits

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 6:05pm
Supreme Court decision will affect the well-being of same-sex couples, according to social scientists
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Could a vitamin play a role in acne outbreaks?

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 5:16pm
Study finds too much of a certain vitamin is tied to the common skin condition
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Swimming pool, hot tub water contamination increasing

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:46pm
A parasite-related illness has sickened swimmers across the country, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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"Fitness" labels on food may lead to weight gain

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:20pm
Branding foods to suggest they promote fitness may sabotage people's weight-loss efforts
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Jury awards millions in case of the "devious defecator"

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:16pm
Case raised serious questions about privacy in the age of DNA testing
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"Fitness" label on food may lead to weight gain

CBS Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 11:40am
A new study warns slapping the word "fitness" on food labels may actually cause you to eat more and exercise less. Dr. Holly Phillips joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the hidden power of food labels.
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