Infection from "mud run" leaves woman blind in one eye

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 7:24pm
A Texas woman taking part in an extreme athletic event was infected with a form of flesh-eating bacteria that left her blind in one eye. KTVT's Andrea Lucia reports.
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Woman loses sight in one eye after mud run

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 7:23pm
A Texas woman went blind in one eye within 24 hours after contracting flesh-eating bacteria during a race
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50-year-old fetus found in abdomen of elderly woman

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 6:18pm
X-rays showed the calcified fetus weighed over four pounds
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Bad neighborhoods may make you age faster

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 5:41pm
Living in areas with higher noise and crime could adversely affect health, study suggests
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Can placebo pills help cancer survivors manage pain?

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 3:37pm
Researchers will begin enrolling cancer survivors in an open-label placebo trial to answer that question this summer
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Questions raised on medical marijuana use, labeling

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 3:19pm
Two new studies look at how effective cannabis is for treating certain symptoms and whether you can believe the labels on edibles
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Do fitness wearables live up to their promise?

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:58pm
With the growing popularity of devices like Fitbit, questions arise about how much fitness tracking really does for your health
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Unhealthy teens face job troubles later

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:57pm
Poor health in the teenage years can have a long-term impact on career success, study finds
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Could skinny jeans cause nerve damage?

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:00pm
New research claims skinny jeans can put the squeeze on your health. Australian experts reported that a woman couldn’t walk after wearing a pair of tight denims all day. Dr. Tara Narula joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss whether this should be a concern for everyone.
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E. coli concerns prompt bottled water recall

CBS Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:51am
Recall includes 14 brands of bottled spring water produced at two Pennsylvania manufacturing plants
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​Poll: Americans views on same-sex marriage

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 11:03pm
CBS News and the New York Times polled Americans on same-sex marriage, days before the Supreme Court's ruling
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How skinny jeans landed a fashion victim in the hospital

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 8:12pm
Doctors report on the case of a woman who suffered muscle and nerve damage from her denim
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Growing number of Americans overweight or obese

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 7:38pm
A new study finds two-thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese, putting them at risk of serious health problems and even an earlier death. Danielle Nottingham reports on the latest findings.
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How does plague spread in the U.S.?

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 7:34pm
The death of a Colorado teenager raises fears about this rare disease and whether it could spread
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Climate change poses "medical emergency," report says

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 6:59pm
International panel says climate change is already affecting people's health, but there are steps we can take
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​Poll: Obamacare and the Supreme Court

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 5:59pm
CBS News and the New York Times polled Americans on Obamacare, days before the Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling that could have a big impact on the law
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Can you put a price tag on moms' stress from kids?

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 4:37pm
Economists have estimated the financial price tag to offset the time stress of children, and it's huge
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Devon Still's daughter Leah going home from hospital

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 3:19pm
4-year-old is doing better after a year of cancer and complications
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Kids with good memories are better liars, study finds

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 2:25pm
Parents beware: Kids with good thinking and memory skills may use them to get away with lying
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New study "a wake-up call" on U.S. obesity epidemic

CBS Health - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 2:16pm
More than two-thirds of Americans are either overweight or obese
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