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100 days without fear

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:41am
From the time she was a little girl, Michelle Poler was afraid of the world. She avoided big, playful dogs, scared they might bite her. Terrified of pain, she dreaded dentist's and doctor's appointments. She missed dinner parties and networking events that required her to drive at night, nervous about getting in an accident. A fear of vomiting kept her from trying foods with unusual textures or flavors.
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Defeating the cycle of self-sabotage

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:41am
Candy Barone, 41, can't remember her late twenties.
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Dishwasher lost 100 pounds by eating on the job

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:41am
Laying at the bottom of a skateboard pool in 2011, Lucas Weaver had -- quite literally -- reached rock bottom.
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Heartbroken parents: Please fight meningitis

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:14am
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86 children take ill; Alabama health officials investigate possible outbreak

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:13am
Hospitals treated 86 children with similar symptoms in Montgomery, Alabama, this week, prompting worries of an outbreak.
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Wish-Bone ranch dressing recalled after 8,678 cases filled wrong

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:13am
A food company is recalling thousands of bottles of one of its popular salad dressings for consumers who are allergic to eggs.
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How do we still have the plague?

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:13am
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Fed study: Booze impact greater than pot on driving

Health - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:07am
A new study, funded in part by the federal government, suggests alcohol has a more extreme impact on drivers than marijuana.
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Could too-tight jeans land you in the hospital?

Health - Wed, 06/24/2015 - 12:29pm
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ED increases, penile implants decline

Health - Wed, 06/24/2015 - 11:26am
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Pakistan heat wave: Death toll passes 700

Health - Wed, 06/24/2015 - 9:29am
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Living with a disfigured face

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 5:32pm
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You are when you eat

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 5:12pm
Timing of meals and even skipping them could be as important as what you eat.
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Fat is back

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 5:12pm
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Pakistan heat wave claims hundreds of lives

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 4:20pm
Hundreds of people have died in a three-day heatwave affecting Pakistan's largest city, Karachi, according to local media reports.
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Gene hunter by day, Aerosmith organist by night

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 3:52pm
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What we learned: CNN Parents' chat on mental health, addiction

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 3:32pm
During our CNN Parents Facebook chat Monday, three things became immediately clear: There are so many people who know someone who is mentally ill and addicted, most feel there are not enough resources available to help, and there is power in community.
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'Ugly' veggies: Trendy, tasty, and healthy

Health - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:57pm
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