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Heart issue derails Baylor ex's unlikely NBA bid

Heart condition derails Baylor-ex Isaiah Austin's bid to play in NBA despite partial blindness

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Getting kids to sleep during the summer

Elementary school-aged children should get at least 10 hours of sleep per night. Toddlers need even more.

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 02:29pm EDT

Bacon preservative tested as feral hog poison

USDA testing sodium nitrite to poison feral hogs, which do $800M damage a year to US farms

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 12:20pm EDT

5 things to know about heroin treatment Vivitrol

5 things to know about heroin treatment Vivitrol

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 11:40am EDT

Poll: Many still struggle to pay health premiums

Poll: Most give Obama health plans high marks, but many continue to struggle with costs

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 10:42am EDT

The key to happiness? Simple, it's 'savoring'

The old cliche "stop and smell the roses" gets a reboot but its message still rings true.

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 04:09am EDT
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Asthma rates drop but experts not breathing easier

Large CDC survey detects drop in asthma rates, but researchers cautious about celebrating yet

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 12:42pm EDT

Food safety a new frontier for legal pot

If the pot doesn't worry you, the bacteria might: Food safety a new frontier for legal pot

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 09:42am EDT

New health chief revamps HealthCare.gov

HHS Secretary Burwell revamps management of HealthCare.gov to head off problems this fall

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 03:46am EDT

Doctors Without Borders: Ebola 'out of control'

Doctors Without Borders: W Africa Ebola outbreak causes record deaths, is 'out of control'

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 01:02am EDT

VA: 65 percent of senior executives got bonuses

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 12:00am EDT

Missouri, St. Louis-area landfill reach agreement

Missouri reaches agreement with owner of St. Louis-area landfill on smoldering, odor issues

Friday - 06/20/2014, 09:08pm EDT

FDA approves Cubist antibiotic for skin infections

FDA approves new Cubist antibiotic for skin infections commonly found in hospitals

Friday - 06/20/2014, 07:40pm EDT

Mississippi congressman rehabs after brain surgery

Mississippi Congressman Nunnelee faces radiation, chemo, more rehab after brain surgery

Friday - 06/20/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Breakthrough in Alzheimer's research, Georgetown seeks volunteers

A huge international medical trial could be a gamechanger for millions of people at risk of getting Alzheimer's disease.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 06:48pm EDT

Cancer-recovering physio who got Suarez fit again

Walter Ferreira, the physio who made Luis Suarez fit again while recovering from cancer

Friday - 06/20/2014, 06:38pm EDT

Gorilla on mend from valley fever at zoo

Jabari the gorilla on mend after receiving treatment for valley fever at Los Angeles zoo

Friday - 06/20/2014, 05:57pm EDT

Burned Ukrainian boy jubilant over ability to walk

Burned Ukrainian boy jubilant over ability to walk after numerous surgeries in Boston

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:48pm EDT

$1,000-a-pill Sovaldi jolts US health care system

Doctors and patients clamor for breakthrough hepatitis drug as insurers and states gag on cost

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:48pm EDT
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