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What will ALS do with $100M?

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:34am
CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports on the amazing amount of cash generated by the viral video trend.
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Adam's story: 63 pills a day

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:58am
The modest clinic on Milpas Street in laid-back Santa Barbara, California, was well known to patients seeking powerful pain medication.
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The monster that took my son

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:37am
A week before Cole died, I promised him he would do "something big" someday. For two years, I have been fighting to keep that promise.
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Reporter faces challenges in West Africa

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:21am
CNN's Nima Elbagir shares the hardships of reporting on the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.
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School start times are unhealthy

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:16am
If you think school starts too early, you aren't the only one.
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Meet the Fittest Man on Earth

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:16am
From Fittest Man on Earth to new father, CrossFit champion Rich Froning talks about his success at the 2014 Games and where he goes from here.
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15 diseases doctors get wrong

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:14am
After strange pains or mysterious digestive issues, you hope a trip to the doctor will solve your health woes. That's not always the case.
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Addicted veterans get a second chance

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13am
Veterans treatment courts are helping former warriors who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction.
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Marijuana may reduce painkiller overdoses

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13am
States that have legalized marijuana for managing chronic pain have significantly fewer deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses each year, according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
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Human trial of Ebola vaccine to start this week

Health - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13am
A highly anticipated test of an experimental Ebola vaccine will begin next week, amid mounting anxiety about the spread of the deadly virus in West Africa.
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Junk food does more than make you fat

Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 6:04pm
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body. This week we look at salt intake and its impact on MS; junk food and the damage it does to your desire to eat healthy; how drinking coffee may help you keep your teeth; and how more parents have their kids vaccinated.
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Fifth country confirms Ebola

Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:27pm
The West African country has confirmed its first Ebola case one week after closing its borders with Guinea.
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This is your brain on heroin

Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:26pm
Sanjay Gupta explains what happens to your brain on opiates, the key ingredient in heroin and other powerful narcotics.
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Call for e-cigarette crackdown

Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:40am
The World Health Organization is calling for strict regulations on e-cigarettes.
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Surgical 'black box' coming soon

Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:59am
Researchers are working on a tracking device like the ones placed in airplanes that records surgeons' movements during an operation.
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Ebola outbreak death toll passes 1,550

Health - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:45am
The Ebola outbreak "continues to accelerate" in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people so far, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
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Being an addict's mom

Health - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:31am
How do parents of addicts help their children without enabling them? CNN's Kelly Wallace gets a painfully honest look at what it's like to be in this situation.
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'Meat & potatoes' of fighting drugs

Health - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:25am
Heroin use has surged in cities across the U.S. CNN joins Detective David Betz as he and a confidential informant work to get illegal drugs off the streets.
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Ebola doctors volunteer despite risk

Health - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:21am
Healthcare workers in Liberia carry on despite the growing number of casualties among their own. Nima Elbagir reports.
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Ebola outbreak 'worse than I'd feared'

Health - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 3:26pm
CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden is in Liberia, one of four countries affected by the largest Ebola outbreak on record.
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