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Ebola Nurse Amber Vinson Now 'Free' of Virus, Family Says

Ebola Nurse Amber Vinson Now 'Free' of Virus, Family Says

She was one of two nurses who became infected after treating Thomas Eric Duncan in Dallas

Ebola Nurse Amber Vinson Now 'Free' of Virus, Family Says

She was one of two nurses who became infected after treating Thomas Eric Duncan in Dallas

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Ebola Nurse Amber Vinson Now 'Free' of Virus, Family Says

Ebola Nurse Amber Vinson Now 'Free' of Virus, Family Says

She was one of two nurses who became infected after treating Thomas Eric Duncan in Dallas

All U.S. Residents Returning From Ebola-Stricken Countries to Be Tracked, CDC Says

Travelers will have to take own temperatures, report to local health departments for 21-day incubation period

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All U.S. Residents Returning From Ebola-Stricken Countries to Be Tracked, CDC Says

All U.S. Residents Returning From Ebola-Stricken Countries to Be Tracked, CDC Says

Travelers will have to take own temperatures, report to local health departments for 21-day incubation period

Discussing Ebola: Children Feel Safe, Calm When Adults Do, Too

Be prepared with appropriate answers for the inevitable questions, experts say

Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report

But experts find the study too small, problem too rare to be of concern

U.S. Ranks Last Among Wealthy Nations in Access to Health Care

Survey conducted prior to implementation of Affordable Care Act, however

Americans Show Distrust of Medical Profession in Survey

But many were happy with their own doctors, researchers report

Seniors Should Remove Dentures at Bedtime

Study says sleeping with false teeth may raise risk of pneumonia

Study Finds U.S. Diets Still Contain Too Many Bad Fats

Americans need fewer trans and saturated fats, and more omega-3 fatty acids

Taking a 'Selfie' May Help With Dermatology Care, Study Shows

Emailing pics of eczema lesions to physicians worked nearly as well as in-person visits, researchers say

Fertility Treatments Aren't Significantly Linked to Birth Defects

Expectant parents can be reassured by findings, researchers say

Hospital Study Offers Solutions to 'Alarm Fatigue'

2.5 million beeps, bleeps sounded in one month at one U.S. medical center

Controversial Chemical May Leach Into Skin From Cash Receipts

Skin care products may also boost absorption of BPA, study finds

Many Americans in Debt, Bankruptcy Paying for Cancer Care

Others cut back on food, medicines trying to cover costs, studies found

Passengers From Ebola-Affected Countries Must Land at Designated U.S. Airports

Staff at 5 airports will identify and screen these travelers for Ebola infection before entry

Recalled Supplements Linger on U.S. Store Shelves, Study Finds

Researchers say many products with banned substances for sale six months later

Y Chromosome Loss May Predict Earlier Death for Men

Risk of cancer appears to rise with depletion, study finds

Mutations Linked to Blood Cancers Rise With Age, Study Shows

Still, these diseases occur in less than 0.1 percent of elderly Americans, researchers say

Depression After Heart Attack May Be More Common for Women

Researcher believes issue has been 'largely unnoticed'

Ebola Vaccines May Be Deployed in West Africa by January, Officials Say

American, Canadian vaccines both in safety trials that should be complete by December