Skin cancer treatment becoming more expensive

CBS Health - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:59am
A new study shows that the cost for treating skin cancer has increased by 126 percent in recent years. Also,new research on obesity in children. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health news.
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A life-saving alternative to open heart surgery

CBS Health - Sun, 11/09/2014 - 10:56pm
The success of a new procedure called TAVR is exceeding expectations and could offer hope to patients too sick for traditional surgery
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Florida mom survives 45 minutes with no pulse

CBS Health - Sun, 11/09/2014 - 5:56pm
The heart of Ruby Graupera-Cassimiro, 40, stopped working after a normal cesarean section, leading to what one official called "divine providence"
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Maine nurse to remain advocate against Ebola quarantines

CBS Health - Sun, 11/09/2014 - 3:14pm
Kaci Hickox said she's still worried about public reception when she finally goes out for dinner with her boyfriend on Monday
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Morning Rounds: The boy with no appetite

CBS Health - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 12:44pm
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips weigh in on the boy who will not eat or drink, and the risk of osteoporosis in men.
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Military names 5 U.S. bases for Ebola troop quarantines

CBS Health - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 2:53am
Service members will have 21 days of isolation and monitoring after returning from the Ebola response mission in West Africa
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Team Rubicon gives veterans a new mission

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 9:13pm
Post-9/11 veterans regain purpose by volunteering with Team Rubicon to help after natural disasters strike
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Ebola panic starting to fade, poll finds

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 9:11pm
New HealthDay/Harris Poll reveals some easing of anxiety, but misconceptions remain
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Thousands of kids poisoned by laundry pods

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 7:59pm
Liquid laundry packets can be mistaken for candy or a teething toy, leading to thousands of emergency calls to poison control centers
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Cosmetic surgery to fix "tribal piercings" on the rise

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 4:56pm
Soldiers, teachers and job seekers turn to plastic surgeons to fix something they once thought cool
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Robots versus Ebola

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 3:11pm
Engineers are working to develop special telemedical technology to help combat deadly disease
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Who makes a healthier lunch: Mom or school cafeteria?

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 3:08pm
Study compares kids' lunches and finds some are still packed with fat, desserts and sugary drinks
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Dallas declared Ebola-free

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 2:54pm
The Ebola outbreak in Dallas has officially ended. Time has run out for monitoring those who came in contact with people who contracted the virus. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook joins CBSN to discuss latest.
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Young Brits rushing to reverse earlobe error

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 2:53pm
What was once a fashion trend is quickly becoming extinct among young Brits. Alphonso Van Marsh explains why a growing number of people are rushing to repair their ears.
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Could doctors use robots to treat Ebola patients?

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 2:38pm
Researchers at UC Berkeley are exploring how robots could be used to combat Ebola. For example, a robot could decontaminate a room or help a doctor diagnose the disease remotely. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.
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Live like a caveman with a paleo lifestyle

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 1:00pm
What began as the paleo diet has exploded into a full caveman movement. Supporters believe eating, exercising and sleeping like our ancient ancestors will help us lose weight and feel healthier. John Blackstone reports on a family who shows us the paleo lifestyle.
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Ebola monitoring comes to an end in Texas

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 12:21pm
Scores of people in the Dallas area were being monitored after contact with an Ebola patient, but no one else got sick
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"60 Minutes" gets inside look at a Liberian hospital treating Ebola

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 11:54am
A new American-built health care center will soon open in Monrovia, Liberia. On assignment for "60 Mintues," Lara Logan goes inside another treatment center in Liberia that has successfully prevented health care workers from catching the virus.
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School lunches healthier than packed lunches, study finds

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 9:56am
Virginia Tech researchers say that school-provided lunches are more nutritious than those brought from home. Also, why being positive can help your health. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health news.
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Calif. family embraces the caveman lifestyle

CBS Health - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 9:30am
What began as a diet has exploded into a retro way of life that puts followers the path of our ancient predecessors, in a primal quest for health
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