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Air rage tied to planes with first-class seating, study says

What is it about air travel that brings out the worst in us?

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Martin Shkreli is heading back to court

Martin Shkreli, the former pharmaceutical CEO famous for hiking up the price of a life-saving drug, is back in court.

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Uber's services for the disabled lack actual cars

Sunday Parker, a 24-year-old who uses a power wheelchair to get around, can't catch an Uber in her Oakland, California, neighborhood where they typically show up within five minutes.

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Belgium: Iodine pills for nuclear safety

As part of revising its nuclear emergency plan, the Belgian government says it will distribute iodine pills to more of its citizens in the event of a nuclear emergency, Health Ministry spokesperson Els Cleemput told CNN on Friday.

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Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'

Last October, Molly Malone got a phone call that every parent dreads. Her son Patrick Hall had been found dead in a hotel room, victim of a heroin overdose. He was 29.

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First U.S. Zika death reported in Puerto Rico

A 70-year-old Puerto Rican man died from complications of the Zika virus in February, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Puerto Rico Department of Health announced Friday. This is the first time in the United States or territories...

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Song helps autistic boy, mom cope with medical mystery

One day in 2013, young Bryn Thomas suddenly became very sick. He was pale, anxious, shaking and pacing. For almost two years, his doctors and parents couldn't figure out what was happening to him. And even worse, Bryn was unable to tell them.

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Teen pregnancy rates plummet, CDC says

The number of teenagers in the U.S. giving birth is at a low not seen since the early 1900s, according to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.

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South Korea unveils Zika-proof Olympic uniforms

The Rio Olympics are less than 100 days away and it seems South Korean athletes are taking no chances when it comes to the threat of contracting the Zika virus.

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Zika test gets emergency approval by FDA

The first commercial test for Zika virus has received emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Most men know that prostate cancer is something they could be at-risk for, but how much do you really know about the disease? What are the signs and how do you know if you are at-risk?

Heart Health

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    What is heart disease?

    We've all heard the term "heart disease," but do you know what it really means? Learn more about the disorder.

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