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Nurse Nina Pham Declared 'Free' of Ebola Virus

Nurse Nina Pham Declared 'Free' of Ebola Virus

She contracted virus caring for Dallas patient Thomas Eric Duncan but should return home soon, officials said

Nurse Nina Pham Declared 'Free' of Ebola Virus

She contracted virus caring for Dallas patient Thomas Eric Duncan but should return home soon, officials said

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Nurse Nina Pham Declared 'Free' of Ebola Virus

Nurse Nina Pham Declared 'Free' of Ebola Virus

She contracted virus caring for Dallas patient Thomas Eric Duncan but should return home soon, officials said

New York City Health Officials Confirm First Ebola Case

Dr. Craig Spencer worked with Doctors Without Borders, had just returned from Guinea in West Africa

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New York City Health Officials Confirm First Ebola Case

New York City Health Officials Confirm First Ebola Case

Dr. Craig Spencer worked with Doctors Without Borders, had just returned from Guinea in West Africa

Researchers Say Antibiotics in Fish a Health Concern

Although levels are below government limits, scientists believe it contributes to antibiotic resistance

Sleep Duration Linked to Ulcerative Colitis Risk in Study

Getting too much, too little may raise chances of inflammatory bowel condition

Studies Link Cold Sore Virus to Alzheimer's Risk

But other experts doubt that a herpes infection could cause the brain disease

Brief Interruption of Blood Supply to Limb Might Aid Heart Surgery: Study

Technique can trigger body's defense system to protect the heart, experts say

Could Air Pollutants Raise a Child's Autism Risk?

Chromium, styrene implicated in preliminary study

Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation

Study bolsters the dual-allergen-exposure theory, expert says

Cadavers Beat Computers as Med School Teaching Tool, Study Finds

Researchers say future doctors and nurses learn more from the human body

Airborne Transmission of Ebola Highly Unlikely, Experts Say

No threat foreseen from public sniffles, coughs

All People Returning From Ebola-Stricken Countries to Be Tracked

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

Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults

Study found eating meals together once or twice a week was tied to lower risk of becoming overweight

Beware Claims That Activated Charcoal Can Cure Gut Troubles

Doctors say one man developed colitis after detox treatment, though cause is unclear

Study Finds Kidney Stones Linked to Weakened Bones

People with the obstructions were at higher odds for breaks and fractures, researchers say

Multiple Drug Use Raises Infection Risk for 'Swinging' Couples

Researchers cite need for safe sex practices

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later

Girls' risk of being overweight may be more than tripled, study finds

Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict Progression in the Other

Study focuses on macular degeneration, the leading cause of vision loss in older Americans

'Exposure Therapy' May Relieve Prolonged Grief Disorder

Reliving the death of a loved one can help survivors, researchers say

Gene Scan Helps Diagnose Mystery Disorders in Children

Using DNA from parents and child, test hones in on disease-causing mutations