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Health

Docs urging flu shots, not nasal spray

By LAURAN NEERGAARD
The Associated Press

Kids may get more of a sting from flu vaccination this fall: Doctors are gearing up to give shots only, because U.S. health officials say … Full story    

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Zuckerberg, Chan pledge $3B to end disease

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a goal that's even more ambitious than connecting the entire world to the internet: He and his … Full story    
Published:  September 25, 2016

5 best ways to measure fitness

Whether you are just beginning your fitness journey or you work out regularly, this fitness test can help you. These simple tests can set your … Full story    
Published:  September 25, 2016

Study: Teens vaping fruity flavors, not nicotine

NEW YORK - Health officials warn that electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices are poisoning kids with nicotine. However, new research suggests that most teens … Full story    
Published:  September 25, 2016

Docs urging flu shots, not nasal spray

Kids may get more of a sting from flu vaccination this fall: Doctors are gearing up to give shots only, because U.S. health officials say … Full story    
Published:  September 11, 2016

Breaking vicious cycle of disorder

Fibromyalgia is one of the fastest-growing diagnoses in the U.S. Better known as "Fibro," it affects seven times as many women as men, and while … Full story    
Published:  September 11, 2016

1st face transplant patient dies at 49

PARIS - Isabelle Dinoire, a Frenchwoman who received the world's first partial face transplant, has died more than a decade after a complex and daring … Full story    
Published:  September 11, 2016

Boy with double-hand transplants has new goal

It's been just over a year since 9-year-old Zion Harvey received a double-hand transplant, and he said Tuesday what he really wants to do is … Full story    
Published:  September 4, 2016

Routine adjusts back to school

"Do I have to go?" "Leave me alone!" "Just five more minutes, pleeeeease?" "I don't want to go!" "I am not going to school! I … Full story    
Published:  September 4, 2016

Survey: More US adults use marijuana

NEW YORK - Marijuana use is becoming more accepted among U.S. adults as states loosen pot laws, new national survey data shows. More are using … Full story    
Published:  September 4, 2016

Polio drive targets 25M in Nigeria

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - An emergency polio vaccination campaign aimed at reaching 25 million children this year has begun in parts of Nigeria newly freed from … Full story    
Published:  September 4, 2016

Johns Hopkins students create high-heeled prosthetic

BALTIMORE - Angela Manning lost her left leg to diabetic vascular disease. But it didn't stop her from wearing chunky, colorful, attention-grabbing high heels. "I … Full story    
Published:  August 28, 2016

4 ways to boost energy

Metabolism is the chemical process within our body that helps us maintain life. It is the breakdown and buildup of nutrients - carbohydrates, fats and … Full story    
Published:  August 28, 2016

University collects medical samples via drones

MINEOLA, N.Y. - A suburban New York university is using drone technology to improve the health care of people in remote parts of Madagascar. Stony … Full story    
Published:  August 28, 2016

Auctioneer who struggled to talk now a champion

INDIANAPOLIS - Step inside an auctioneer's world, a world of fast-talking, high-speed transactions. You rely on your voice to do the heavy lifting at the … Full story    
Published:  August 21, 2016