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  • Pop that cork...for a facial?

    Pop that cork...for a facial?

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:40:06 GMT
    Evangeline is one of the few spas in the country to offer this new trend of vino therapy with Caudelie products developed from a vineyard in Bordeaux, France.
    Evangeline is one of the few spas in the country to offer this new trend of vino therapy with Caudelie products developed from a vineyard in Bordeaux, France.
  • Teen's death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

    Teen's death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:41 AM EDT2014-07-22 06:41:34 GMT
    The sudden death of a healthy high school senior has ramped up attention on unregulated caffeine powder, leading federal health authorities to warn consumers to stay away from the substance.
    A few weeks before their prom king's death, students at an Ohio high school had attended an assembly on narcotics that warned about the dangers of heroin and prescription painkillers.
  • Personalized cancer drugs: The future of treatment?

    Personalized cancer drugs: The future of treatment?

    Friday, July 18 2014 2:40 PM EDT2014-07-18 18:40:56 GMT
    At Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center, Dr. Eric Haura and his team are studying how to better treat cancer by targeting the building blocks of the disease. He says it's a big change from the past.
    At Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center, Dr. Eric Haura and his team are studying how to better treat cancer by targeting the building blocks of the disease. He says it's a big change from the past.
  • First Chikungunya cases acquired in the U.S. reported in Florida

    First Chikungunya cases acquired in the U.S. reported in Florida

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:01:37 GMT
    Health officials say the first Chikungunya case acquired in the United States has been reported in Florida, but did not say where. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the case was reported Thursday in Florida in a man who had not recently traveled outside the United States.
    Health officials say the first Chikungunya case acquired in the United States has been reported in Florida, but did not say where. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the case was reported Thursday in Florida in a man who had not recently traveled outside the United States.
  • Got a rash? iPad, other devices might be the cause

    Got a rash? iPad, other devices might be the cause

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:19 AM EDT2014-07-16 09:19:46 GMT
    Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.
    Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.
  • Spoonfuls can lead to medicine errors, study finds

    Spoonfuls can lead to medicine errors, study finds

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:19 AM EDT2014-07-16 09:19:20 GMT
    The song says a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down. But a new study says that kind of imprecise measurement for the medicine itself can lead to potentially dangerous mistakes.
    The song says a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, but a study says that kind of imprecise measurement can lead to potentially dangerous dosing mistakes.
  • Ebola crisis in West Africa deepens; 500+ dead

    Ebola crisis in West Africa deepens; 500+ dead

    Monday, July 14 2014 6:58 AM EDT2014-07-14 10:58:43 GMT
    Deep in the forests of southern Guinea, the first victims fell ill with high fevers. People assumed it was the perennial killer malaria and had no reason to fear touching the bodies, as is the custom in traditional...
    Deep in the forests of southern Guinea, the first victims fell ill with high fevers. People assumed it was the perennial killer malaria and had no reason to fear touching the bodies, as is the custom in traditional funerals.
  • WHO: Basic hygiene can help prevent MERS spread

    WHO: Basic hygiene can help prevent MERS spread

    Friday, July 11 2014 5:18 AM EDT2014-07-11 09:18:22 GMT
    A World Health Organization official on Thursday urged millions of Muslims making the pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, to exercise basic hygiene as mass gatherings pose risks of spreading the Middle East...
    A World Health Organization official on Thursday urged millions of Muslims making the pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, to exercise basic hygiene as mass gatherings pose risks of spreading the Middle East respiratory...
  • Super drinks: Ancient tonics to quench your thirst

    Super drinks: Ancient tonics to quench your thirst

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 1:57 PM EDT2014-07-08 17:57:56 GMT

    In the Florida heat, quenching your thirst can be tough. That's why some turn to ancient tonics such as symbiotic cultures of bacteria and yeast. Many are even brewing these unique super drinks at home.

    In the Florida heat, quenching your thirst can be tough. That's why some turn to ancient tonics such as symbiotic cultures of bacteria and yeast. Many are even brewing these unique super drinks at home.

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