Could a gluten-free diet in kids do more harm than good?

CBS Health - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 2:22pm
While a gluten-free lifestyle is medically necessary for some, experts say it's not right for everyone
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Your car side window could be a health hazard

CBS Health - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 2:00pm
Skin and eyes may not be protected from the sun's damaging UV rays
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Just keep going

CBS Health - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 1:10pm
After a terrifying car accident leaves him in a vegetative state, a young athlete confounds experts with his remarkable recovery
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​Almanac: Listerine

CBS Health - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 12:23pm
On May 15, 1923, a trademark was awarded for the first over-the-counter mouthwash
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Big microbe project launched by White House

CBS Health - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 12:19pm
The National Microbiome Initiative will bring together scientists who study microbes in the human gut and the enviornment
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Bold cancer treatment granted breakthrough status

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 9:56pm
The FDA has declared a breakthrough for treatment against a vicious form of brain cancer
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Zika is here -- Will Congress act?

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 9:01pm
The Obama administration submitted a $1.9 billion request to Congress in February
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Promising brain cancer trial given breakthrough status by FDA

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 7:43pm
A bold experiment from Duke University that uses the polio virus to fight a deadly form of brain cancer will now be fast-tracked by the FDA
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Billionaire gives $200 million for cancer research center

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 7:37pm
Larry Ellison makes a giant donation to a new cancer institute at USC
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Tough call for doctors after man swallowed cellphone

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 6:28pm
Medical team ran into a number of problems treating man who arrived in the ER with an unusual complaint
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Judge sides with House Republicans in Obamacare lawsuit

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 4:39pm
A federal judge said the Obama administration is unconstitutionally spending federal money to fund Obamacare
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How Google Glass could help children with autism

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 4:36pm
Stanford researchers have developed software to teach autistic kids how to read people's emotions
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Woman in her 70s may be oldest ever to give birth

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 3:28pm
Daljinder Kaur, who's believed to be at least 70 years old, gave birth to a healthy son
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Foods that lower cancer risk? New study offers clues

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 2:00pm
Certain foods in a teenage girl's diet may affect her risk of breast cancer years later, study suggests
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Sexually abused Dutch woman given help to end her life

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 1:46pm
Revelation from Netherlands commission on assisted suicide rekindles debate over when someone should be allowed to chose to die
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U.N.: Air pollution "wreaking havoc on human health"

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 1:32pm
The U.N.'s World Health Organization reports millions of deaths due to rising air pollution in cities worldwide
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Pregnant women advised to continue taking folic acid supplements

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 11:37am
A preliminary study about autism is raising concerns in the medical community
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Think it's healthy? Think again

CBS Health - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 11:16am
Supermarkets are full of packaged foods that sound like they're good for your diet and health, but experts say that's not always the case
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Study: Abortion rate all-time low in developed world

CBS Health - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:39pm
In poorer countries, the abortion rate has remained virtually unchanged, researchers say in a new study
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Breaking down study on possible folic acid-autism link

CBS Health - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:06pm
A study is suggesting a link between folic acid, which is commonly recommended for pregnant women to cut down on birth defects, and the development of autism in children
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