Allergy sufferers, beware the "pollen tsunami"

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 8:27pm
Spring allergies are in full bloom and may be worse than usual due to a long, cold winter
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Troubling findings in Blue Bell listeria investigation

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 7:23pm
The FDA releases troubling findings about the outbreak that's been linked to at least three deaths
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How autism brain bank may help find a cure

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 7:06pm
Families of autistic kids donate to Autism BrainNet, aiming to help scientists better understand the disorder
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Are you being tricked into eating certain foods?

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 6:13pm
Reader's Digest editor in chief discusses what magazine found for article on food manufacturers' secrets
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Flashback 1988: "Tans are out" and pasty white is in

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 5:38pm
An anti-tan movement popped up in sunny California, led by Hollywood wives who wanted to stay "pale"
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Measles vaccine may protect against other diseases

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 5:19pm
New research finds childhood vaccination has a hidden benefit that lasts for years
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What to expect from personalized medicine

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:41pm
Precision medicine holds promise to treat or prevent diseases in a whole new way
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Some lawmakers make personal pitch to oppose new breast-cancer screening guidance

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:32pm
Lawmakers who survived breast cancer are asking the Obama administration to ignore a new mammogram guidance
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3D-printed ultrasound lets blind mom "see" unborn son

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 2:42pm
Video shows emotional moment made possible by amazing technology
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Ethics panel to weigh access to experimental drugs

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 1:39pm
Pharmaceutical giant is looking to independent bioethicists for advice on when to say yes or no to compassionate use of drugs
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10-year-old saves classmate from choking

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 1:32pm
Quick-thinking fourth grader jumped into action when a friend started choking on a chicken nugget
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Exposing food industry secrets

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 11:44am
Experts say that consumers can be tricked into eating certain foods without really knowing what they include. That's the subject of Reader's Digest's latest cover story, "50 Secrets Food Manufacturers Won't Tell You." The magazine's editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss some of the big surprises.
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Growing push for individualized care in precision medicine

CBS Health - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 11:34am
It's being called the future of health care, and President Obama wants to invest $215 million in research for the personalized approach. CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus, a proponent for precision medicine, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what is at stake.
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Elton John to Congress: You have "the power to end AIDS"

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 9:36pm
In passionate testimony, musician and HIV/AIDS activist thanks lawmakers for past efforts to combat the virus, urges further action
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Gays, lesbians bullied more often in childhood

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 8:54pm
Bullying tied to sexual orientation begins as early as elementary school, study finds
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17 million gain coverage under Obamacare

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 8:10pm
New, non-partisan report finds big gains but also some shortcomings
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Infant seats can pose danger to sleeping babies

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 8:01pm
Loose straps in car seats, swings, and bouncers can be fatal, study says
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Deadly dangers for infants in car seats, swings

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 7:42pm
Researchers say it could be dangerous if infants are left unsupervised in a baby swing or car seat. A recent study looked at deaths among children who strangled on the straps after falling asleep in baby swings, bouncers and car seats. CBS News' Hena Daniels reports.
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Golden retrievers studied for clues about cancer

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 7:33pm
One of America's most popular dog breeds is especially at risk, and scientists want to know why
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​Doctors seen as "complicit" in costly abuse of military health benefit system

CBS Health - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 6:57pm
CBS News investigates role of doctors in peddling of dubious pain relief and scar creams to veterans
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