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Hospital Radiology Technician Pleads Guilty To Faking Mammogram Results

An ex-radiology technician accused of filing inaccurate mammogram results at a middle Georgia hospital has pleaded guilty to 10...

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Georgia & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Drowning replaces traffic accidents as the leading cause of accidental deaths for boys age 1-4; second leading cause for girls in that age group. (Getty Images)

Study: Drowning A Leading Cause Of Accidental Deaths For Young Children

Drowning replaces traffic accidents as the leading cause of accidental deaths for boys age 1-4; second leading cause for girls in that age group.

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Study: Young Dads Have High Risk Of Suffering Depression

According to a recent study, men who become fathers around age 25 have a 68 percent increase of depressions symptoms over the first five years of being dads if they live at the same home as their children.

In this photo illustration a woman holds an e-cigarette on April 2, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Study: Cancer Risk In E-Cigarette Vapors

According to a new study, vapor from e-cigarettes damage human cells in much the same way as smoke from traditional cigarettes.

A man with prostate cancer is wheeled into an operating room for a bracytherapy operation. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Prostate Cancer Tests Underestimate Aggressiveness of Disease

A new study has found that prostate cancer tests underestimate the aggressiveness of the disease.

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Report: Millions Of Dollars Wasted On Flu Drugs

Researchers have found that millions of dollars are wasted on flu drugs whose effectiveness is in doubt.

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Study: High-Fat Diet Sharply Increases Breast Cancer Risk

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – According to a recent study, a diet high in fat increases the risk of breast cancer. Adding foods that are high with saturated fat raises the risk of getting breast cancer [...]

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Study: Viagra Can Increase Risk Of Developing Skin Cancer

According to a recent study, men who take Viagra to treat erectile dysfunction could have an increased risk of developing melanoma.

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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?