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  • These Weight Loss Myths Actually Pack on Pounds

    Losing weight is hard work. There's no denying it. Setting a goal to lose any amount of weight whether it be 5 pounds or 25 pounds takes a level of commitment. You need to set your goal, make a fitness plan, follow a strict diet, and keep track of your food intake.Click Here to see the Complete…

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  • Here's What Normal People Can Eat To Follow The LeBron James Diet

    The health world thinks the LeBron James diet...

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  • Isla Fisher Pregnant, Expecting Third Child With Sacha Baron Cohen: See Her Baby Bump

    Isla Fisher is expecting her third child with husband Sacha Baron Cohen, Us Weekly can exclusively confirm -- see her baby bump

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    Ebola outbreak in West Africa (116 photos)

    The Democratic Republic of Congo raised its death toll from the Ebola virus to 42 on Wednesday as it struggled to contain the second outbreak of the disease in Africa this year. The latest figures include eight health workers, Health Minister Felix Kabange Numbi said in a message sent to AFP. Some…

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  • US hospital bungled report of Africa travel in Ebola case

    Washington (AFP) - The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States initially told a nurse he had traveled in Africa but was sent home anyway, raising concerns about US preparedness for the spread of the deadly virus.

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  • Can Antibiotics Early in Life Put Your Child at Risk for Obesity?

    Researchers have flagged a handful of factors, including the mother’s pre-baby body mass index (BMI) and the child’s sleep duration and activity level, that might explain the growing problem of early childhood obesity.  But those are just the obvious explanations. A new study in the Journal of the…

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  • The End of Breast Cancer? The Answers Lies in Research

    Breast cancer knows no age, gender, race or socio-economic status. As the most common cancer in women worldwide and the second most common cancer overall, it remains a fact of life. Nearly 1.7 million women around the globe were diagnosed in 2013, and incidence rates are on the rise.That's because…

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  • 6 Brushing Tips to Impress Your Dentist

    Dentist appointments can be scary. Sitting in that chair with a bright light shining above you while the dentist scrapes between your teeth is enough to keep anyone away. And as your gums begin to bleed, you silently plea that your next appointment will be better -- and it will be, if you follow…

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  • Tekmira: This Could Take a While

    The stocks of biotech companies working on Ebola treatments, including Tekmira Pharmaceuticals (TKMR), Hemispherx BioPharma (HEB), NewLink Genetics (NLNK) and BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX), are flying today after the first case of the disease in the U.S. Investors might not want to get…

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  • Exclusive: India set to run out of critical free drug for HIV/AIDS program

    By Aditya Kalra NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India could run out of a critical medicine in its free HIV/AIDS drugs program in three weeks due to bureaucratic bungling, a senior government official said, leaving more than 150,000 sufferers without life-saving drugs for about a month. Missed dosages for…

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  • Memphis’ leading rusher lost to season-ending injury

    If Memphis is going to make any noise in AAC play this season, it’ll have to do so without the most productive member of its rushing attack. At his regular Monday press conference, Justin Fuente confirmed the Tigers’ worst fears: running back Doroland Dorceus “will not be with us for the rest of…

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  • PCH Winner Could Take Home $5K a Week for Life

    NBC will announce a Publishers Clearing House SuperPrize winner soon, so be sure to get your free entry at PCH.com today!

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  • Is Your Doctor Being Paid By Pharma? That Could Be Good.

    The biopharmaceutical industry seeks out the best doctors to work with on these important clinical programs. After all, these trials can cost anywhere from $10 – 500 million and one can’t afford suboptimal trial design or execution. Thus, a company tries to involve the best experts for the…

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  • 10 things you need to know today: October 1, 2014

    1. First Ebola case is diagnosed in the U.S. A man who arrived in Dallas on a flight from Liberia has become the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday. The patient did not show symptoms until several days after he…

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  • Tekmira may launch clinical trial of Ebola drug later this year: RBC

    NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corp. is working to launch a controlled clinical trial of its early-stage Ebola drug, that may start later this year, RBC analysts wrote in a note late ...

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  • Ebola could affect these stocks: Traders

    A few areas could be affected by news of the first U.S. case of Ebola, the "Fast Money" traders say.

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  • New Federal Website Exposes Pharma Payments to Docs

    For years, the financial transactions between doctors and companies that sell prescription drugs and medical devices have been kept mostly secret—with details largely inaccessible to the public. Just this afternoon, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services launched the first-ever public…

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  • Philips' new LED light strap lets you treat skin disease at home

    A skin disease like psoriasis is bad enough by itself, but it's made worse by the frequent need to visit your physician just to alleviate the pain and all-too-visible symptoms. Thankfully, Philips has ...

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