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- Scientist Sentenced To Prison For AIDS Research Fraud By Spiking Vaccine With Rabbit Blood A former Iowa State University scientist who altered blood samples to make it appear he had achieved a breakthrough toward a potential vaccine against HIV was sentenced Wednesday to more than 4 ½ years in prison for making false statements in...
- Study: Watching Cat Videos Is Good For You Researchers found people who watched cat videos reported an increase in positive emotions and a decrease in negative feelings.
- Study: Reacting Positively To Stressful Situations Can Help Long-Term Health A new study finds that people should try to react positively while dealing with stressful situations for the sake of their long-term health.
- Study: Coffee May Increase Euphoria, Addiction To Marijuana Drinking large amounts of coffee may enhance the high one gets from smoking marijuana, but researchers caution that copious amounts of coffee consumption may increase addiction.
- Nestlé USA To Remove Artificial Flavors, Reduce Salt By End Of Year Nestlé is the latest food manufacturer to remove artificial flavors.
- Bill To Allow Doctors To Prescribe STD Meds To Patients' Partners Without Examining Them A bill in Ohio seeks to expand access to treatment for certain sexually transmitted diseases by allowing doctors to prescribe medication to their patients' partners without examining them.
- Study: Skipping Meals May Increase Belly Fat Those hoping to lose weight by skipping meals may want to think twice as it could actually increase belly fat, a new study suggests.
- It's YMCA 'Healthy Kids Day' This Saturday YMCA CEO Kevin Washington sat down with CBS New York's Chris Wragge what it's all about.
- HIV Outbreak Rises To 135 In Indiana City They fear the outbreak, which is up to 135 cases since the beginning of the year, will make times even harder in the 4,200-resident community that's 30 miles north of Louisville, Kentucky.
- Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer Diagnosis Actress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
- 5 Simple Exercises That Lower Stress Looking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of "The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days."
- Study: Breast Milk Sold Online May Not Be 100 Percent Human Milk CINCINNATI (CBS Cleveland) -- Buying breast milk online to nourish infants could be a risky health choice, according to a new study. LiveScience reports that customers seeking pure breast milk online may be disappointed to find that one in 10...
- Indiana To Declare Public Health Emergency Over HIV Outbreak Faced with a growing HIV outbreak tied to intravenous drug use, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Wednesday he's considering a needle-exchange program as part of a public health emergency he's preparing to declare in a county that's at the epicenter of...
- Ind. Governor Signs 'Right To Try' Experimental Drugs For Terminally Ill Patients Into Law Terminally ill patients in Indiana will be able to use experimental drugs that are not yet on pharmacy shelves under a new law signed Tuesday by Gov. Mike Pence.
- Study Says Youth In Rural Areas Have Higher Suicide Rate A new Ohio State University study has found that adolescents and young adults living in rural areas are more likely to commit suicide than those in cities.