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Here's when most kids start social media
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:22:07 GMT
ICE detainee held in California prison diagnosed with chickenpox
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:39:32 GMT
Pediatrician: Separated children 'trying to find ... anyone to hold on to'
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:08:44 GMT
A pediatrician in Colorado examines young children newly separated from their parents and shares her observations with CNN. She says that while their physical condition was fine, emotionally "they were the opposite of stable."
Hospital drugs policy killed 456 patients. Now families want justice
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:44:40 GMT
India sees sharp fall in heat wave deaths
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:52:19 GMT
While Americans focus on nuclear war, a larger threat looms
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:09:54 GMT
With all eyes on the United States and North Korea, experts warn that biological warfare could be more catastrophic than a nuclear attack.
The war against childhood cancer: Who's winning?
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:59:58 GMT
Every day, the terrifying reality of a cancer diagnosis changes a child's life. But as technology and treatments improve, many more children could be able to call themselves survivors.
Woman's selfies capture moving lump on face: a parasite
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:32:28 GMT
In selfies, a woman documented a lump under her skin for weeks before doctors were able to remove it -- and it didn't stay in one place, according to a case report in the New England Journal of Medicine.
His son's battle with cancer inspired his epic run
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:39:49 GMT
Four reasons to skip an activated charcoal 'detox'
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:47:50 GMT
Herpes virus may play role in Alzheimer's, study says
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:29:16 GMT
Doctors don't know what causes Alzheimer's or how to treat it best, but they have new evidence to suggest that a common virus may play a role in who gets it. The study, out Thursday, is running in the journal Neuron. It suggests the human herpes virus, 6A and 7 to be specific, may have a role in the disease that robs people of their memory and cognitive functions.
Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:25:55 GMT
Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language and showed the world what great apes can do, has died.
Sunscreen 101: Your guide to summer sun protection and sunburn care
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:47:41 GMT
Laser pointer burns hole in boy's retina
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:32:40 GMT
A 9-year-old boy in Greece permanently injured his left eye when he repeatedly gazed into a laser pointer's green beam, doctors say.
How to be an ally to your LGBT friends, relatives and co-workers
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:03:40 GMT
Pride Month offers numerous events where members of the LGBT community can celebrate who they are.
Weapons reveal how this 5,300-year-old ice mummy lived -- and died
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:22:29 GMT
Although he's older than the Giza pyramids and Stonehenge, the 5,300-year-old mummy of Otzi the Tyrolean Iceman continues to teach us things.
Woman kills parents, takes her own life over eczema torment
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:42:07 GMT
A former nursing student murdered her parents before killing herself on Father's Day, according to Hong Kong police, who suggested her skin condition may have motivated the attack.
Dr. Gupta: After all my years of reporting, this still haunts me
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:17:57 GMT
Most of the time when you hear me talking about food, I am talking about the food we eat. But a few years ago, I realized I needed to talk more about the food we DON'T eat.
These patients are forced to choose between deafness and death
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:14:30 GMT
The terror crept over Khumbulani Shandu.
FBI official, dead of 9/11-related cancer, remembered as number of cases grows
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:51:43 GMT
Hundreds of FBI officials in dark suits bowed their heads in a Virginia chapel Friday as a pastor offered a prayer to God: "Your son gave his life so that we may live."