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  • FAU researcher collaborates on 'first-of-its-kind' tobacco study

    FAU researcher collaborates on 'first-of-its-kind' tobacco study
    Kicking the habit is tough, and in a newly published paper, a Florida Atlantic University researcher and her collaborators explain why: Nicotine withdrawal can mimic depression, making it more difficult to derive joy from even the best things in life....
  • The medical roller coaster of Hepatis C treatment

    PITTSBURGH Barbara Walter has experienced the full medical odyssey of chronic hepatitis C infection, having faced its every major challenge while benefiting from all of the modern breakthrough treatments. She is one of the lucky few. She is cured, with...
  • Texas hospital evaluating patient who may have Ebola

    A Texas hospital is evaluating a patient whose symptoms and recent travel history raised fears of Ebola.  Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas has the unidentified patient in strict isolation, the hospital said a statement late Monday, and it is...
  • The Muppets take Mars Super Markets and lure kids to the produce aisles

    The Muppets take Mars Super Markets and lure kids to the produce aisles
    Cereal makers have long designed eye-catching boxes to lure children to supermarket breakfast aisles. Now, grocers and produce companies are turning to Big Bird and other "Sesame Street" characters in an effort to make fruits and vegetables just as...
  • First Ebola case diagnosed in U.S.: Here's why you don't need to panic

    With officials confirming the first Ebola case diagnosed in the United States, and the first case diagnosed outside of Africa during this outbreak, some Americans continue to express fear that the deadly disease -- which is believed to have killed at...
  • 13 Confirmed Cases Of Enterovirus In Connecticut

    13 Confirmed Cases Of Enterovirus In Connecticut
    HARTFORD — The Connecticut Department of Public Health said Monday that has received confirmation from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of 12 new, laboratory-confirmed cases of enterovirus-D68 in Connecticut, bringing the total...
  • Confirman primer caso de ébola diagnosticado en Estados Unidos

    Confirman primer caso de ébola diagnosticado en Estados Unidos
    MIAMI - Funcionarios de salud estadounidenses dijeron el martes que por primera vez se diagnóstico el virus mortal del ébola a un paciente en Estados Unidos. Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) confirmaron el diagnóstico....
  • First Ebola Case Diagnosed In U.S. - CDC

    U.S. health officials said on Tuesday that the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus had been diagnosed in the country after flying from Liberia to Texas, in a new sign of how the outbreak ravaging West Africa can spread globally. The...
  • Armed private contractor was allowed on elevator with Obama

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An armed private security agent was allowed on an elevator with President Barack Obama earlier this month in Atlanta, a Secret Service official said on Tuesday, in another case involving a security failure for the embattled agency....
  • El peor brote de ébola pone a prueba la capacidad de respuesta mundial

    (Reuters) - Agencias internacionales y gobiernos están luchando para contener el peor brote de la virus del ébola, que ha provocado la muerte de más de 3.000 personas en África Occidental. Esta es una cronología de los principales hitos de la epidemia....
  • Yes: Critics' scare tactics cloud medicinal benefits

    Sometimes, decisions that seem difficult at a glance can be boiled down to one simple choice. I believe this is the case with Amendment 2, a measure on the ballot this November that would allow for doctors to recommend the medical use of marijuana by...