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13 dead from mysterious ailment in Nigeria

A mysterious affliction has killed as many as 18 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its cause.

The cases have all occurred in Nigeria's Ondo state since April 13, health officials said Sunday.

Dr. Dayo Adey...

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Hospitalizations linked to synthetic weed

New York state authorities have issued a health alert following a dramatic spike in hospital visits for synthetic marijuana-related emergencies. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that more than 160 patients in nine days have been rushed to hospitals.

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Officials: California measles outbreak over

A measles outbreak that affected more than 130 Californians since December is over, the California Department of Public Health declared Friday.

It has been 42 days since the last known case of B3 strain of measles, the equivalent of two successive inc...

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Dog flu sickening canines in Midwest

Dog owners in several Midwestern states are being cautioned of a new strain of dog flu that has sickened at least a thousand animals.

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E-cig use triples among teens

Use of e-cigarettes among high school-aged children has tripled in the last year alone, according to a Center for Tobacco Products survey.

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'Snoring sickness' leaves you gasping for air

Glenn Keller remembers the first time he realized something was wrong. Doctors surrounded his bed after a routine surgery on his wrist, asking him questions about dizziness, shortness of breath, and being lightheaded.

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Secret celebrity weddings

While some celebrities go all out for their weddings, others slipped away to tie the knot in private. Join us for a look at celebrity marriages that began beyond the prying eyes of the paparazzi.

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Allergy season also affects dogs

Allergy season is here in all its glory, but it's not just us humans who suffer.

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Georgia governor OKs medical marijuana law

The Coxes can rest more comfortably living in Georgia now that their 5-year-old daughter can get the marijuana extract she needs.

Jennifer Aniston

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Celebrities' jobs before they were famous

Even the biggest celebrity had to start somewhere. With that in mind, check out what these stars did for a living before they became famous.

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10 diseases medical marijuana could help

Here are 10 diseases people commonly use medical marijuana to treat.

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Medical Breakthroughs

  • LVH to Partner with Florida School for Medical Training

    Lehigh Valley patients will now have access to the latest in cancer research and treatment thanks to a partnership between Lehigh Valley Health Network and the Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute of Tampa, Florida.

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