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McCain had aggressive brain tumor surgically removed

CNN (US) - 20/07/2017
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) has been diagnosed with glioblastoma, a type of brain tumor, according to doctors directly involved with his care.

24 sickened in salmonella outbreak linked to laboratories in 16 states

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
Twenty-four people in 16 states were infected with a strain of salmonella from March through June in an outbreak linked to microbiology laboratories, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Wednesday.

John McCain Fast Facts

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
Here is a look at the life of US Senator John McCain.

10-year-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanyl

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
A 10-year-old Miami boy died last month after suspected skin contact with a deadly mixture of opioid drugs, Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle said Tuesday.

Can apple cider vinegar help with weight loss?

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
Many people believe that apple cider vinegar can help with weight loss, but how much of that is hype?

Why Americans are having less sex

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
Today, sex seems more available to us than ever before. With just a swipe on their phones, singles can schedule their next hookup, while committed couples have an apparent "sure thing" every night.

US Congress takes step toward giving Charlie Gard residency

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
A US Congressional committee has voted in favor of giving the terminally ill British baby Charlie Gard and his parents permanent residency so the child can undergo an experimental treatment in the country.

How to find calm in chaos

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017

Doctors find 27 contact lenses in woman's eye

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
A 67-year-old woman scheduled for routine cataract surgery in November thought it was just dry eye and old age causing her discomfort, she told her surgeons.

Baby dies of viral meningitis after deadly kiss

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
Mariana Sifrit, the infant girl who contracted viral meningitis caused by HSV-1 when she was less than a week old, died Tuesday morning, her mother posted on Facebook.

His son tried the experimental treatment Charlie Gard's parents want

CNN (US) - 19/07/2017
An American father is speaking out about his child's experience with an experimental treatment the parents of Charlie Gard are fighting for their baby to access.

Teen electrocuted after playing on phone in bathtub

CNN (US) - 18/07/2017
As she often did, 14-year-old Madison Coe ran a bath to unwind before bed.

How bulimics' brains are different

CNN (US) - 18/07/2017
The brains of women with bulimia respond differently to stress and food compared with women without the eating disorder, according to two separate MRI studies that published this month.

What to know about acid burns

CNN (US) - 18/07/2017
A series of acid attacks in London left five men injured over a 70-minute period Friday.

How tapering off opioids can help people with chronic pain

CNN (US) - 17/07/2017
Last year, when the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention established new guidelines on prescribing opioids, it recommended that long-term opioid users be weaned or tapered off pain pills.

Mother warns about dangers of exposing newborn to human contact

CNN (US) - 17/07/2017
Iowa newlyweds are clinging to hope as their nearly 3-week-old daughter fights for her life after contracting a deadly virus believed to be from a simple kiss.