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Health Tip: Using a Pacifier to Soothe Baby
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Possible Ebola Patient in Isolation at New York City Hospital
Man worked with Doctors Without Borders, had just returned from affected West African country

All People Returning From Ebola-Stricken Countries to Be Tracked
Travelers will have to take own temperatures, report to local health departments for 21-day incubation period

Teen Conflicts Spill Over to Other Areas of Their Lives
Home troubles affect school life, school issues affect home, researchers report

Doctors Often Unaware Their Patients Have Catheters
Small tubes reduce needle sticks, but can increase infection risk if left too long

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Nearly 1 in 3 U.S. Babies Delivered by C-Section, Study Finds
But cesarean rates vary widely across the country

As Pot Use Rises, Teens' Grades May Fall: Study
Occasional use might not have impact, but heavy users had lower test scores, researchers found

'Exposure Therapy' May Relieve Prolonged Grief Disorder
Reliving the death of a loved one can help survivors, researchers say

Gene Scan Helps Diagnose Mystery Disorders in Children
Using DNA from parents and child, test hones in on disease-causing mutations

Airborne Transmission of Ebola Highly Unlikely, Experts Say
No threat foreseen from public sniffles, coughs

Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict Progression in the Other
Study focuses on macular degeneration, the leading cause of vision loss in older Americans

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later
Girls' risk of being overweight may be more than tripled, study finds

Study Finds Kidney Stones Linked to Weakened Bones
People with the obstructions were at higher odds for breaks and fractures, researchers say

Beware Claims That Activated Charcoal Can Cure Gut Troubles
Doctors say one man developed colitis after detox treatment, though cause is unclear

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