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Ebola Vaccine Makers' Shares Rise After 1st U.S. Case
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Ebola Vaccine Makers' Shares Rise After 1st U.S. Case

Shares of some companies that are studying potential vaccines for Ebola climbed after federal officials announced that the first case of the disease has been diagnosed in the U.S. Ebola is believed to have sickened more than 6,500 people in West Africa, and more than 3,000 people... Read »

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What to Know: How Ebola is Spread

What to Know: How Ebola is Spread

The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States immediately sparked concerns about who may have been exposed,... Watch »

7 minutes ago
Boy Losing His Sight Travels to See Northern Lights

Boy Losing His Sight Travels to See Northern Lights

Young boy travels to Alaska to view Northern Lights and nature before he goes blind. Blake Essig reports. Watch »

6 hours ago
Viagra Ads Target Women for 1st Time

Viagra Ads Target Women for 1st Time

The maker of the world's top-selling erectile dysfunction drug on Tuesday will begin airing the first Viagra TV... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Enterovirus May Have Caused SD Child's Paralysis

Enterovirus May Have Caused SD Child's Paralysis

A strain of enterovirus could be to blame for a mysterious paralysis taking over a San Diego boy’s arm. Watch »

4 hours ago
Afraid of EV-D68? Another Virus Is Killing Kids in U.S.

Afraid of EV-D68? Another Virus Is Killing Kids in U.S.

Although Enterovirus D-68 (EV-D68) has grabbed headlines in recent weeks for sickening hundreds of American kids,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Identifying CTE Before Death

Identifying CTE Before Death

A local company is working on a blood-based diagnostic test that could identify chronic traumatic encephalopathy in... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants for Teens

Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants for Teens

Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
California Adopts

California Adopts "Yes Means Yes" Sex-Assault Rule

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed an assault bill Sunday that requires college students to give consent before sex,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
5 Babies Test Positive for TB in Texas Exposure

5 Babies Test Positive for TB in Texas Exposure

Five babies have tested positive for tuberculosis in West Texas after a nurse assistant at an El Paso hospital... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
Locals Turn in Prescription Drugs

Locals Turn in Prescription Drugs

San Diego residents got a chance to get rid of their unused prescription drugs Saturday as the U.S. Drug Enforcement... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
County Encourages Flu Shots With Free Event

County Encourages Flu Shots With Free Event

Believe it or not, it’s the beginning of flu season, and on Friday, local health officials kicked off the season... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Astronaut Embarks on Milky Mission

Astronaut Embarks on Milky Mission

The folks behind the “Got Milk?” adverstisements have partnered with astronaut Jose Hernandez to get the message out... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
Enterovirus-D68 Confirmed in North Texas

Enterovirus-D68 Confirmed in North Texas

Several cases of Enterovirus-D68 have been confirmed in North Texas after test results came back positive from... Watch »

Sep 25, 2014
Vaccinating Dogs Could Eliminate Rabies, Experts Say

Vaccinating Dogs Could Eliminate Rabies, Experts Say

Vaccinating dogs around the world could essentially eliminate rabies in people, but world leaders remain unconcerned... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
1.8 Million Young Adults Have Chlamydia, Survey Finds

1.8 Million Young Adults Have Chlamydia, Survey Finds

A recent survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly 2 million young adults have... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Skirt Size Increase Linked to Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Skirt Size Increase Linked to Breast Cancer Risk: Study

A new study from the journal BMJ Open suggests that woman who go up a skirt size every decade between their 20s and... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Plague Detected in Squirrels at Palomar Mtn.

Plague Detected in Squirrels at Palomar Mtn.

Plague-ridden squirrels prompted a classic hiker’s reminder from health officials: Don’t feed the animals. Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Swift Action Could Prevent Huge Spike in Ebola Deaths

Swift Action Could Prevent Huge Spike in Ebola Deaths

The prognosis for the massive Ebola outbreak in West Africa isn't good — but swift action can greatly improve it,... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
WHO: Ebola Death Rate 70 Percent, 20K Cases Expected

WHO: Ebola Death Rate 70 Percent, 20K Cases Expected

The World Health Organization says researchers expect 20,000 cases of Ebola by November, and that 70 percent of... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
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