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Study: Anal, Throat Cancers On Rise Among Young Adults

According to a new study, anal and throat cancers have increased over the past 35 years in adults younger than 45.

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Georgia & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Account from an 18th Century French doctor speculated the mystical feelings from a near death experience might be caused by a rush of blood to the brain. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Oldest Medical Record Of Near Death Experience Discovered

18th Century French doctor suggested a rush of blood to the brain accounted for the mysterious phenomenon.

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Experts: Food Allergies Are Skyrocketing

An explosion of food allergies is unique to America and Europe and no one seems to know why.

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Butter Making A Comeback As New Study Suggests Health Benefits

Researchers from the University of Cambridge in England found butter and other fats like it may not be as bad for us as once thought, and may even have some health benefits.

An Australian biotech firm says it has received the go ahead from regulators to produce condoms coated with an anti-viral gel. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

HIV-Killing Condom Could Launch In Next Few Months

Australian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.

The number of cases of HIV diagnosed among gay men from 13-24 years old increased 132 percent from 2002 to 2011, says a CDC report. (JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay Men

Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.

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School Safety Tips For Younger Kids

School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it’s a great place to get started.

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

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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?