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Ebola virus

Patient tested for possible Ebola exposure in California

Another patient is being tested in the United States for possible Ebola exposure -- this time, in California.

Ebola virus

Glimmer of hope seen in Ebola outbreak

Three health care workers who were given the experimental Ebola drug ZMapp in Liberia have shown "very positive signs of recovery," the Liberian Ministry of Health said Tuesday.

Medical professionals treating the workers have called their progress "re...

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Healthy school lunches face tough taste test

Students in Gainesville, Georgia, are likely eating a better lunch than you today.

Sciatica pain yoga

6 ways to stop sciatica with yoga

Sciatica is a real pain in the butt -- and, sometimes, in the leg and foot.

Heinz

Heinz recalls lead-laced baby food in China

H.J. Heinz is recalling a batch of lead-laced baby food in China.

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Slaughterhouse staff charged over bad meat

Former workers at a California slaughterhouse involved in one of the largest meat recalls in years have been charged with knowingly processing and distributing meat from cancerous cows, according to court documents released Monday.

Julie Evans

Hypnosis helped her lose 140 pounds

A dream vacation to most sounded like a nightmare to Julie Evans. In 2006, Evans' husband won an all-expense-paid trip to Hawaii, and scuba diving was one of the included activities. She wanted to go, but not enough to put on a bathing suit.

Ice Bucket Challenge

$15 million pours in from Ice Bucket Challenge

The ALS Association said Monday that it has received $15.6 million in donations since July 29.

Hospital network hacked

Hospital network hacked, 4.5 million records stolen

Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients.

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Ebola facility in Liberia attacked

Ebola patients fled during an attack at a health care facility in Monrovia, Liberia, on Saturday, Liberian National Police spokesman Sam Collins said.

All patients who ran away had Ebola, Collins said.

But some patients chose to stay at the facility. A...

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