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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.

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Washington & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Study: No Evidence Marijuana Helps Dementia Patients

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

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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.

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Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Actress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.

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5 Simple Exercises That Lower Stress

Looking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of “The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days.”

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Judge: Washington Must Fix Problem With Jailing Mentally Ill

A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction against the state of Washington for violating the constitutional rights of mentally ill people who wait long periods in jail for treatment, saying they can’t be held in custody for more than seven days without an evaluation.

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Report: Woman Dies After Receiving Yellow Fever Vaccine

A women from Oregon had a fatal reaction to the vaccine for yellow fever, a report about the case confirmed.

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Idaho Bill Requiring Parental Permission For Teen Tanning Passes Senate

A bill requiring parental permission for teens to use tanning beds has cleared both houses in the Idaho Statehouse.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

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

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

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

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

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