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Nebraska's specialized medical care has handled Ebola. Now it's taking on the novel coronavirus

7 hours 29 min ago
Nebraska's state slogan "Honestly, it's not for everyone," should have an asterisk, because everyone with even the trickiest disease seems welcome at Nebraska's largest medical facility.

These are the states with the highest risk for melanoma linked to UV rays

7 hours 29 min ago
States with the highest rates of melanoma cases linked to ultraviolet radiation are spread across the United States on the East and West coasts, in Hawaii and in landlocked states, according to a study published Monday in the International Journal of Cancer.

Americans evacuated from a quarantined cruise ship get stuck on buses with no bathrooms and fly 10 hours in cargo planes

7 hours 29 min ago
Over 300 Americans evacuated on the Diamond Princess cruise ship for almost two weeks faced more challenges on the road and in the sky.

Here's how long coronaviruses may linger on contaminated surfaces, according to science

7 hours 29 min ago
It remains unknown exactly how long the novel coronavirus can linger on contaminated surfaces and objects with the potential of infecting people, but some researchers are finding clues by studying the elusive behaviors of other coronaviruses.

Vaccines can prevent fatal complications from measles, study affirms

7 hours 29 min ago
Measles may lead to serious, fatal complications not often associated with the disease, a new study finds.

Mediterranean diet improves health via gut microbiome, study says

7 hours 29 min ago
Yet another scientific prize for the Mediterreanan diet: It improves gut bacteria associated with frality, memory and other signs of aging.

Any kindness you give to others is also a gift to yourself, studies say

7 hours 29 min ago
Random Acts of Kindness Day doesn't have to be limited to one day a year. A simple act of kindness does much more than help the receiver, studies show, and any kindness you give to others is also a gift to yourself.

More than 300 Americans quarantined on

7 hours 29 min ago
More than 300 Americans quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise ship for almost two weeks finally head home, but their journey back to the US has been riddled with one ordeal after another. CNN's Will Ripley has more.

Cancer cases on the rise globally, but not equally, WHO report says

7 hours 29 min ago
In the next two decades, the world could see a 60% increase in the number of cancer cases, according to a new report from the World Health Organization. In low- and middle-income countries, the increase could be as high as 81%.

Evacuated Americans share video of journey home

18 hours 8 min ago
More than 300 Americans quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise ship for almost two weeks finally head home, but their journey back to the US has been riddled with one ordeal after another. CNN's Will Ripley has more.

Every day can be Random Acts of

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 23:32
Every day can be Random Acts of Kindness Day. Use these ideas to get inspired.

14 passengers on US charter flights evacuating the Diamond Princess have tested positive for coronavirus

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 23:32
The passengers are among the more than 300 people removed from the ship, which is docked off the Japanese port city of Yokohama, and flown to military bases in the United States.

Struggling to quit sugar? You might not be sleeping enough

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 23:32
If you find yourself eating too much added sugar and unhealthy fats, it might be because you're not getting enough sleep, according to a study published Monday in the Journal of the American Heart Association.

Charles Johnston lost his wife Kira

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 11:29
Charles Johnston lost his wife Kira during what was supposed to be a routine Cesarian section.

Elton John had to stop a performance because of 'walking pneumonia.' What does that mean?

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 11:29
Walking pneumonia causes milder symptoms than pneumonia, including being tired and having a sore throat, fever, and cough, the CDC says. Symptoms can be mild, more like a bad cold, but it can still lead to pneumonia.

How to protect yourself from coronavirus

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 11:29
The novel coronavirus is now a "public health emergency of international concern," killing more than 1,600 people and infecting more than 69,000 worldwide.

An American couple who traveled in the

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 11:02
An American couple who traveled in the Diamond Princess cruise ship that's docked at the Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in Yokohama, Japan, have had their hopes of coming home dashed. Rebecca Frasure has tested positive for the coronavirus, which means she has to remain in quarantine at a nearby hospital. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

American couple separated by coronavirus quarantine

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 07:20
An American couple who traveled in the Diamond Princess cruise ship that's docked at the Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in Yokohama, Japan, have had their hopes of coming home dashed. Rebecca Frasure has tested positive for the coronavirus, which means she has to remain in quarantine at a nearby hospital. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

Singles Awareness Day: The benefits of being single

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 22:50
An increasing number of people around the world are opting to go solo, but not all of them are lonely. Recent research on happy singles prove there are ways to feel joy at any stage of your love life.

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