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Study: Employees Benefit From Natural Light During Workday

Natural light during the workday benefits employees, a new study finds.

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Missouri & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

Repeated and controlled injections of bee, snake and scorpion venom are buzzing as a new cancer-fighting treatment in which “useful” venom can target malignant cells and block tumor growth. Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Study: Bee, Snake And Scorpion Venom Fighting Cancer Cell Growth

Repeated and controlled injections of bee, snake and scorpion venom are buzzing as a new cancer-fighting treatment in which “useful” venom can target malignant cells and block tumor growth.

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Psychologist: Social Media ‘Bears Some Responsibility’ For ‘Fire Challenge’

A dangerous new fad is sweeping social media known as the “fire challenge.”

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Local Group Concerned by Federal Decision Not to Publicly Report Hospital Errors

A local health advocacy group is concerned about changes made by the federal government to stop publicly reporting when hospitals make life-threatening mistakes while treating patients.

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. As the Ebola virus continues to spread across parts of Africa, a second doctor infected with the disease has arrived in the U.S. for treatment. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Local Hospitals Say They’re Ready Should Anyone Show Up With Ebola-Like Symptoms

If someone with Ebola-like symptoms shows up at a local hospital, how prepared are they to handle the potentially contagious case?

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Study: Depression Found In Preschoolers

A new study has found that depression in children can start as young as preschool.

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Study: Time Matters in Treatment of Stroke Victims

Two studies show improvements in the ER and ambulances possibly cutting down critical time for stroke victims.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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