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How Morley Safer Convinced Americans to Drink More Wine

HEALTH | Sep 1
In this classic 60 Minutes story, Morley Safer asked why the French can eat butter and pâté and not suffer high levels of heart disease.

Canadian Hospital Dog Trained to Sniff Out Deadly Superbugs

HEALTH | Aug 29
Many of the nation's leading medical institutions are losing the battle against superbugs, but one hospital in Vancouver, Canada, came up with a dog-sniffing approach to the crisis.

Elephant Tranquilizer Blamed for Recent Wave of Heroin Overdoses

HEALTH | Aug 28
Addicts often don't know what is mixed into the heroin they've picked up from their dealer.

New Guidelines Urge Less Added Sugars in Kids' Diets

HEALTH | Aug 25
The American Heart Association Monday issued its first-ever recommendations for added sugar.

Rising Cost of Life-Saving EpiPen Leaves Some at Risk

HEALTH | Aug 21
Forty-three million Americans are at risk for anaphylaxis, a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction. They need to carry EpiPens everywhere they go -- but the cost is soaring.

Don't Cycle Through Knee Pain! There Is A Solution

FITNESS | Aug 20
Cycling relies principally upon lower extremity strength and endurance and therefore, many cyclists, especially professional and avid cyclists experience knee issues and injuries.

Staying the Fitness Course

FITNESS | By Blake Beckcom | Aug 20
Face it, not all workouts are the same. The point in the end, is that you walk away feeling better about you, due to the "At least I did not bail" factor.

Confronting the Threat of the Zika Virus

HEALTH | Aug 20
Florida's Zika count spiked Monday after two more local cases of Zika were confirmed in Miami.

Zika Researchers Seeking Volunteers Willing to be Infected

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Aug 19
Wanted: Volunteers willing to be infected with the Zika virus for science. It may sound bizarre, but researchers are planning just such a study to help speed development of much-needed Zika vaccines.

Women's Health Conference at Compass

HEALTH | By Denise Royal | Aug 19
The 2nd Annual Women's Health Conference at Compass in Lake Worth will be held on Saturday, Aug. 20 at 10 a.m.

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