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Landmark study examines Hispanic longevity paradox

Landmark Hispanic study examines longevity 'paradox,' finds health woes might threaten trend

Monday - 02/24/2014, 03:30pm EST

Wounded veteran to snowboarding champion

In 2007, Capt. Wayne Waldon lost his right leg on the battlefield in Iraq. Now, he competes in snowboarding championships.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 02:50pm EST

FDA weighs risks of 3-person embryo fertilization

FDA wades into debate over experimental fertilization technique using DNA from 3 people

Monday - 02/24/2014, 02:01pm EST

Feeling good can be just 10 days away

Feeling good can be just 10 days away and breaking free of your sugar habit is the cure.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 12:23pm EST

Lilly buys animal health business, lowers forecast

Eli Lilly buys German poultry vaccine maker, lowers annual earnings forecast

Monday - 02/24/2014, 11:30am EST

1 dead, babies ill from listeria linked to cheese

1 dead in California, newborns sick in outbreak of listeria linked to Hispanic-style cheese

Monday - 02/24/2014, 09:30am EST

What is a thigh gap? Parenting on body image issues

How do you approach body image issues with your teen or tween? The experts weigh in.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 06:55am EST

Hospital of last resort in Pakistan faces closure

After decades as last resort for Pakistan's poor and ill, Christian hospital faces closure

Monday - 02/24/2014, 03:14am EST

Falls from Mardi Gras-season parade floats hurt 2

EMS: 2 fall from Mardi Gras-season parade floats Sunday; 1 in critical condition

Monday - 02/24/2014, 12:10am EST

Poll: One in 4 head to work even when sick

Colds and flu often spread like wildfire in the workplace, and one big reason is that too many people who are sick just won't stay home.

Sunday - 02/23/2014, 11:17pm EST

Former child of war getting a chance to make a dream come true

He was one of the lost boys of Sudan. But years later, Joseph Rufino has found his way, and his lifelong dream of becoming a doctor is finally coming true.

Sunday - 02/23/2014, 06:35pm EST

Police: Meatballs left for dogs may be poisonous

San Francisco police search for person who hid raw meatballs for dogs, cats; poison suspected

Sunday - 02/23/2014, 02:40pm EST

Saudi Arabia reports 1 more death from new virus

Saudi Arabia reports another fatality from new, SARS-like virus; total deaths now at 61

Sunday - 02/23/2014, 08:00am EST

Thyroid cancer cases soar; is it overdiagnosed?

Thyroid cancer nearly triples; research blames "epidemic" on overdiagnosis of harmless tumors

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 08:20pm EST

Flu season waning; younger adults hit hardest

Flu season shows signs of waning; young and middle-aged adults have been hit hardest

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 07:16pm EST

Soriano misses 3rd day with flu

New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano misses 3rd workout due to flu and will be evaluated Monday

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 05:30pm EST

Md. official: Listeria patients have recovered

A Maryland health official says people sickened in recent months by a Listeria outbreak have recovered, and there have been no new confirmed cases

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 05:27pm EST

Girl Scout's effort to sell cookies goes to 'pot'

8-year-old Phoenix Girl Scout latest to try selling cookies outside marijuana dispensary

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 04:08pm EST

Plushenko to have back surgery in March

Four-time Olympic figure skating medalist Evgeni Plushenko to have back surgery in March

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 12:00pm EST
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