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Study: Men Overcompensate When They Feel Masculinity Is Threatened

A recent study from the University of Washington finds that men overcompensate when they feel their masculinity is threatened.

Health Reform

Washington & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Doctors Find Calcified Fetus That’s Been In Womb Of Elderly Woman For Over 50 Years

Chilean doctors have discovered a calcified fetus that’s been in the womb of a 92-year-old woman for over 50 years.

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Study: Medical Marijuana Legalization Doesn’t Increase Teen Use

Medical marijuana laws don’t trigger an increase in teen pot smoking, a new study concludes.

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Experts Say Americans Will Likely Eat Less Meat Soon

Experts say meat consumption will inevitably go down in America as global demand is on the rise.

MERS outbreak

More Reason For Calm Than Panic In South Korean MERS Scare

South Korea has seen more than 40 cases and four deaths from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.

Raw Fish

Dozens Sickened In 9 States From Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Raw Tuna

A salmonella outbreak likely linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, health officials said Thursday.


Study: No Evidence Marijuana Helps Dementia Patients

Dutch researchers found no significant difference between dementia patients given THC pills and those given placebos.


It’s YMCA ‘Healthy Kids Day’ This Saturday

YMCA CEO Kevin Washington sat down with CBS New York’s Chris Wragge what it’s all about.

WebMD Health News

Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.


DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.


What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?