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Can We Really Beat Cancer?

SCIENCE | Dec 10
Oncologist and CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus discusses a revolutionary approach for the treatment of cancer which was featured on "60 Minutes."

E-Cigarette Tech Takes Off as Regulation Looms

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Felderbaum | Dec 10
Unlike traditional smokes that are simply chopped tobacco rolled in paper with a filter, e-cigarettes come in many shapes and sizes and the technological changes only make regulating them more of a headache.

Health Law Impacts Primary Care Doc Shortage

HEALTH | By Kelli Kennedy | Dec 9
A survey this year by The Physicians Foundation found that 81 percent of doctors describe themselves as either over-extended or at full capacity. At the same time, insurance companies have routinely limited the number of doctors on their plans.

The Dirty Dozen: Fighting Germs During Flu Season

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Dec 9
Take a look at the top 12 'dirty dozen' of hidden germs and learn how you can stay healthy during flu season

NYC Dept. of Health Holds WAD Red Ball

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
On Monday, December 1, in commemoration of World AIDS Day, the New York City Department of Health will host The Red Ball, a reception at the OUT Hotel featuring performances by Ana Matronic, DJ Seth Ninja, DJ Sammy Jo, DJ Byrell and Symba.

Judge Blocks Maui's GMO Law

NATIONAL | By Audrey McAvoy | Nov 16
A federal judge said Friday that Maui County may not implement a new law banning the cultivation of genetically modified organisms until he considers arguments in a lawsuit against the measure.

What's Covered, What's Not in Health Overhaul

HEALTH | By Judy Lin | Nov 15
As the federal government and states launch a second round of enrollment under the health care law, consumers should be aware of what's covered and what's not when buying health coverage through insurance marketplaces.

Today Is Your Day :: Energy Boosting Day Planner

FITNESS | By John Maroussas | Oct 19
Get more done, get fitter, and sleep better with this energy-boosting day planner.

Passport Health Launches FluFree.com Website

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 14
As flu season approaches, Passport Health is looking out for your health with FluFree.com, a website that aims to increase awareness of the dangers of influenza.

CDC Unleashes New Campaign For HIV Treatment

AIDS | By Sasha Razumikhin | Oct 8
You can live well with HIV. That's the centerpiece behind a new federal campaign aimed at getting people living with HIV to get moving. The Centers for Disease Control is calling its new campaign the "first of its kind."

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