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How your smartphone habits are affecting your kids

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:21am EDT


MedStar Washington named one of 2014's '100 Great Hospitals in America'

MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Northwest D.C. was the only local hospital named to "2014's 100 Great Hospitals in America" list compiled by health care industry publication Becker's Hospital Review.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:01am EDT

'We're all paying:' Heroin spreads misery in US

Amid rising heroin use and deaths, police, parents, ex-addicts fight back to help communities

Monday - 04/07/2014, 10:42am EDT

7M enrolled doesn't guarantee health law's success

Obama promotes 7M health care sign-ups, but many challenges loom for next enrollment season

Monday - 04/07/2014, 10:34am EDT

Fukushima children start school, flee radiation

Fukushima children start school away from radiation in city where Chernobyl doctor is mayor

Monday - 04/07/2014, 10:14am EDT

Even the healthy locked out of 2014 policies now

Want a new individual health policy? There's a good chance you're locked out until 2015

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:50am EDT

A new weapon to stop bleeding on the battlefield

A new way to save wounded warriors is coming to the battlefield.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 04:55am EDT

More doctors taking flat fee instead of insurance

It used to be known as "concierge medicine" -- doctors who don't take health insurance, and accept monthly flat fees for personalized service. But it's not just for the rich and famous anymore.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 04:40am EDT

Crowd attacks Ebola treatment center in Guinea

Angry crowd attacks Ebola treatment center in Guinea as fears mount over disease

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 06:40pm EDT

What dad's weight means for daughter's health

If a father is obese at the time of conception, his daughter could be at greater risk for breast cancer.

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 05:55pm EDT

States rebel against powerful new painkiller

States rebel against powerful new painkiller, worry that it will lead to more drug abuse

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 12:16pm EDT

South African judge opens up

AP interview: Openly gay judge on top South African court talks of sexuality, state of nation

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 12:10pm EDT

The Web's grumpiest cat has hit her terrible twos

Watch out world: The Internet's grumpiest cat has hit her terrible twos

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Gay men concerned after LA meningitis deaths

Gay men concerned after LA meningitis deaths, health officials recommend vaccinations

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 10:30am EDT

FDA approves easy-to-use heroin overdose antidote

FDA approves easy-to-use antidote for heroin, opioid overdose to save lives with faster care

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 09:10am EDT

A look at heroin use, deaths in some US states

A look at heroin use, deaths, treatment numbers in some US states

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 02:56am EDT

Pink eye outbreak shuts schools in American Samoa

American Samoa orders public schools closed amid pink eye outbreak; 2,300 students affected

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 01:20pm EDT

For many it's not too late to get health coverage

Possible ways to get covered, maybe avoid a fine, even if you missed the deadline

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 12:14pm EDT

Obama signs cancer research bill in memory of girl

Obama signs cancer research bill named after girl who urged 'stop talking and start doing'

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 08:56am EDT

Afghan girl who lost arm paints with prosthetic

Afghan girl who lost arm paints with prosthetic _ and wins praise from artist Davyd Whaley

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 08:14am EDT
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