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HHS Secretary Burwell on U.N. Meeting on Antibiotic Overuse, Zika in U.S.

HEALTH | Sep 23
Anxiety about superbugs is running so high that world leaders will gather at the U.N. General Assembly in New York to discuss the crisis.

More Than 1 in 7 American Kids Diagnosed with ADHD

HEALTH | Sep 11
ADHD diagnoses in American children are skyrocketing. What does it mean, and are doctors approaching the problem in the best way?

Does An Italian Village Hold Secrets to A Long Life?

HEALTH | Sep 10
A village in Italy boasts a buge percentage of "super-agers," people in their 80s, 90s, and even older than 100, whose health remains excellent. What's their secret?

Progress Slows on Uninsured As Health Law Blame Game Goes On

CORPORATE | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Sep 8
Progress in reducing the number of people without health insurance in the U.S. appears to be losing momentum this year even as rising premiums and dwindling choice are reviving the political blame game over President Barack Obama's health care law.

Discussing Depression and Disability in the LGBT and Black Communities

HEALTH | By Belo Cipriani | Sep 5
Depression is common. But more common is the fact that, as a society, we don't openly talk about depression and its impact on our communities.

Living Pozitive :: Keeping House With Your HIV

AIDS | By David Duran | Sep 4
If you are fortunate to be in a good place with your HIV-meaning that you are on meds, healthy and on track-take a few moments to make sure you stay that way.

Zika:: Why Gay and Bisexual Men Should Also Be Concerned

HEALTH | By Alan Briones, MD FHM | Sep 4
Although gay and bisexual men don't have to worry about getting pregnant, the virus can be sexually transmitted.

Study Shows Steps Lesbian, Bi Women Can Take to Be Healthier

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 4
Numerous studies over the years have found that adult lesbian and bisexual women are more likely to be obese than their heterosexual counterparts. Yet national weight-and-fitness interventions tailored to their needs are lacking.

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.

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