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Study: Drinking Lots Of Milk Might Not Be Good For You

We've long heard that drinking milk can help our bones and overall health. But a new study out Thursday morning says drinking lots...

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Georgia & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Changing Seasons Can Mean a Change in Mood

Millions of people will turn their clocks back an hour on Sunday, but for some the extra hour of sleep gained is not worth the hours of daylight lost.

Emory University Hospital is seen on Aug. 1, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Dallas Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Released From Atlanta Hospital

A Dallas nurse who was being treated for Ebola will be released from an Atlanta hospital Tuesday after tests showed she’s virus-free, a hospital spokeswoman said.

Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) attends a Birthday Bash for Gov. Terry Branstad (R-IA) on Oct. 25, 2014 in Clive, Iowa. (credit: Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Christie: CDC’s New Ebola Policies ‘Incredibly Confusing’

Gov. Chris Christie is holding firm on the quarantine policy that New Jersey has implemented in a bid to stop the spread of the Ebola virus.

Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control, listens while President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press after a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Oct. 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC Issues Updated Ebola Guidelines Recommending High-Risk People Avoid Commercial Travel, Large Gatherings

U.S. health officials are recommending that people who are at highest risk for coming down with Ebola avoid commercial travel or attending large public gatherings, even if they have no symptoms.

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Experts: No Proof ‘Brain Training’ Games Work

There is no evidence that playing brain games actually help people enhance their intelligence, according to a statement put out by 69 scientists from around the world.

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

WHO: True Ebola Death Toll Could Be Nearing 15,000

The World Health Organization believes the true death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa could be nearing 15,000.

Passengers arrive at Los Angeles International Airport as fear of the Ebola virus continues to grow in the U.S. on Oct. 17, 2014. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Doctor: Monitoring At Airports Can’t Stop Ebola From Coming In

All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country.

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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?

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