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Study: Breast Cancer Cases May Rise 50 Percent By 2030

The number of breast cancer cases diagnosed each year in the United States could rise 50 percent by 2030, a new study finds.

04/20/2015

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Study: 22 Percent Of Students Considered Working In Sex Industry

Almost 25 percent of students have considered working in the sex industry, a new study finds.

03/31/2015

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Study: People Look More Attractive After 1 Drink, But Not 2

People look good after a drink but not two, a new study finds.

03/03/2015

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Survey: Parents Increasingly Ask Doctors To Delay Vaccines

More and more, parents are pressuring doctors to delay vaccines for young children, making their kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases.

03/02/2015

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Man Having Heart Attack Claims He Was Saved By TV News Report

A Montgomery man was experiencing some fatigue and back pain at home when a news anchor told a personal story of his surprise heart disease diagnosis during his broadcast.

02/28/2015

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Study: Binge Drinkers ‘Less Intelligent’

People who binge drink tend to lack intelligence, a new study finds.

02/24/2015

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Study Finds Teens Getting Less Sleep

Teenagers do not get enough sleep, a new study finds.

02/17/2015

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Study: Hormone Therapy Nearly Doubles Risk Of Ovarian Cancer

Women who undergo hormone therapy nearly double their risk of developing ovarian cancer, a new study finds.

02/16/2015

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New Research Shows More Genetic Links To Obesity

ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) — New research suggests that diet and exercise are not the only leading roles in obesity, as a new study supports the notion that there are more genetic links to obesity than previously […]

02/13/2015

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Measles: “You Can Give It To Someone 4 Days Before You Know You Have It”

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention describes measles as “a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by a virus. It spreads through the air through coughing and sneezing. Measles starts with a fever, runny nose, […]

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