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Health Tip: Eating When You're Not Hungry
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California Trees Harbor Fungus Deadly to People With HIV
A 13-year-old's science fair project helped the discovery along, researchers say

Eye Pigment May Help Vision in Hazy Conditions
Yellow pigment boosts the ability to see far-off objects through haze, researchers report

Concussion Recovery Can Reverse After Return to Activity, Study Shows
Expert and researcher say the findings highlight need for slow return to playing field

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Young Driver's Gender May Play Role in Timing, Type of Crash
When, where crash happened affected by whether male or female was behind the wheel, study finds

Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. Says
World Health Organization unveils $489 million plan to combat the outbreak in West Africa

Donated Livers Not Harmed by Travel Distances, Study Finds
Broader organ sharing in U.S. will result in more air travel, researchers say

Your Family's Germs May Move With You
Study found that bacteria followed people into their new home

Gene Research Yields Insights Into Ebola Virus
Strain tied to West Africa outbreak has mutated hundreds of times, and only spreads among humans

Electrical Pulses to Scalp May Boost Memory: Study
But years of research remain before this therapy could treat brain disorders, experts say

Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21
16-year-olds should get more than 8 hours of shuteye a night to help avoid obesity, research says

Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
But booster shots and second doses lag for 2-year-olds, report finds

Parents' Fights May Strain Bonds With Their Kids
On days that mom and dad argue, they treat their children differently, study finds

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