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Y Chromosome Loss May Predict Earlier Death for Men

Risk of cancer appears to rise with depletion, study finds.


Where Ebola Battles Are Won

Four special U.S. medical centers are first-line treatment choices, but many local hospitals up to the challenge, experts say.


Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds

But experts say genes aren't destiny.


Gene May Help Shield Hispanic Women From Breast Cancer, Study Says

Genetic variation also linked to less dense tissue.


Use Chia Seeds With Caution, Researcher Warns

Never eat them dry, especially if you have swallowing problems, expert says.


U.S. Cameraman Treated for Ebola 'Free' of the Virus

After two weeks of treatment at Nebraska Medical Center, hospital saysAshoka Mukpo can go home to Rhode Island.


Ebola Vaccines May Be Deployed in West Africa by January, Officials Say

American, Canadian vaccines both in safety trials that should be complete by December.


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