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Second US MERS Case Found in Florida

May 12, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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A second case of the deadly MERS infection is under investigation in Florida, health officials say.

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Rare Set of Twins Born Holding Hands

May 12, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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A mom gets a pretty good Mother’s Day present, when her twins are born holding hands.

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Delays in Care Threaten Health and Safety of Veterans, Whistleblower Says

May 10, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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A Veterans Affairs whistleblower alleges he witnessed incidents that posed “a substantial and specific threat to the mental health and safety” of US veterans.

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Delays in Care Threaten Health and Safety of Veterans, Whistleblower Says

Insurance Surcharge Has Vapers Fuming

May 8, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

The law offers no language for how insurance companies should handle e-cigarette use.

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Insurance Surcharge Has Vapers Fuming

Mom Spends 10 Years to Find Son’s Rare Diagnosis

May 8, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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For more than a decade Natanya Dugall tried in vain to find a diagnosis for her son that would explain his vision, speech and movement impairments.

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Mom Spends 10 Years to Find Son’s Rare Diagnosis

How ‘The Plane Whisperer’ Helps People Conquer Fear

May 1, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

Capt. Ron Nielson is a retired U.S. Air Force pilot-turned therapist.

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How ‘The Plane Whisperer’ Helps People Conquer Fear

Can Secondhand Stress Be Contagious?

April 28, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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Researchers say it can be as risky as a cold.

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Dr. Gupta on a disturbing surge in measles

April 25, 2014 Featured, Health, Video, World No Comments
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Measles is a disease health officials believed they had virtually wiped out in the U.S. In the first four months of this year, 126 people have been infected.

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Dr. Gupta on a disturbing surge in measles

CDC: Measles Is Back and It’s Spreading

April 24, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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The highly contagious disease is on the rise in the U.S., health officials say.

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AC360 Exclusive: Deadly delays at VA hospital

April 23, 2014 Featured, Health, World No Comments

A VA Hospital looked like a model of efficiency on paper, but as many as 40 veterans died while waiting for medical care there. Senior Investigative Reporter Drew Griffin found a doctor who says the hospital hid the deadly secret by keeping two sets of waiting lists. It is the most shocking example yet in AC360's ongoing investigation of U.S

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AC360 Exclusive: Deadly delays at VA hospital

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