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Health News

Lab-coated Muggles use Harry Potter to study brain

No wizardry here: Scientists turn to Harry Potter to see what a healthy brain does as it reads

Monday - 12/01/2014, 02:16am EST

Megachurch continues World Aids Day outreach

Sunday - 11/30/2014, 09:10pm EST

At 1 month, US Ebola monitors finding no cases

At 1-month mark, US Ebola screening program for travelers finding cooperation but no disease

Sunday - 11/30/2014, 01:16pm EST

Thousands rally in Moscow against health care cuts

Thousands of doctors rally in Moscow against job cuts, hospital closures

Sunday - 11/30/2014, 12:38pm EST

Researchers discover 'pre-cancers' in blood

Blood can show 'pre-cancer' _ many older folks have signs that leukemia, lymphoma are a risk

Sunday - 11/30/2014, 11:20am EST

APNewsBreak: High school head injury lawsuit filed

APNewsBreak: Former high school quarterback files class-action head injury lawsuit in Illinois

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 07:34pm EST

Ebola vaccine seems safe in first-stage testing

NIH study: Ebola vaccine safe in first 20 people studied, triggers promising immune response

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 06:00pm EST

Guinea, hit by Ebola, reports only 1 cholera case

Guinea reports 1 cholera case, down from thousands, in success overshadowed by Ebola crisis

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 06:00pm EST

Dominican leader supports abortion in some cases

Dominican president calls for decriminalizing abortion in certain cases including rape, incest

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 03:20pm EST

US adult smoking rate dips just under 18 percent

Adult smoking rate dipped just below 18 percent last year, government report says

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 08:10am EST

Correction: Obit-Diem Brown story

Correction: Obit-Diem Brown story

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 07:20am EST

French president cheered in Ebola-stricken Guinea

French President Hollande cheered in Ebola-stricken Guinea; 1st Western leader in Ebola nation

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 05:04am EST

Beijing bans smoking in public spaces

Beijing bans smoking in public spaces, tobacco ads

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 04:00am EST

Officials suspect poisoning in Oregon crow die-off

Officials suspect poisoned corn was behind deaths of downtown Portland crows

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 03:50am EST

Russian doctor rebellion causes headache for Putin

Doctors, patients rebel against Moscow health care reform, creating headache for Putin

Saturday - 11/29/2014, 12:10am EST

Calorie count to appear with many prepared foods

How many calories in a tub of popcorn? New rules require calorie count for many prepared foods

Friday - 11/28/2014, 10:52pm EST

NFL Injury Report

Friday - 11/28/2014, 07:40pm EST

Brawny bearded brewers bare nearly all for charity

Brawny, bearded brewers bare nearly all in calendar to raise money for charity

Friday - 11/28/2014, 05:42pm EST

Woman hurt by rock dropped on car has 6th surgery

Ohioan hurt by rock dropped from Pennsylvania overpass has 6th surgery, celebrates birthday

Friday - 11/28/2014, 11:18am EST

New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 11:30am EST
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