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Bullying is a 'serious public health problem,' experts say
CNN Health : December 2, 2016, 8:41 am
The tragic death of 18-year-old Brandy Vela is bringing the potential dangers of cyberbullying back into focus. It's another reminder of what experts say is a public health problem facing young people.
Teenager with rare genetic disorder shoots and scores
CNN Health : December 2, 2016, 6:50 am
Tristan Willmott is not your typical high school basketball standout. At 3'5", it's not the sophomore's ball-handling skills that make him sparkle, it's his height.
VA dental patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis
CNN Health : December 2, 2016, 5:02 am
Nearly 600 patients who received dental care at a Wisconsin Veterans Affairs medical center may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis B and C and now face an anxious wait to find out if they were infected.
Boy with brain tumor helps dad cope with pain
CNN Health : December 2, 2016, 4:34 am
In June, a young boy named Gabe received life-saving brain surgery. But he felt self-conscious about the horseshoe-shaped scar that was left behind.
Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $1 billion settlement
CNN Health : December 2, 2016, 3:49 am
A federal jury in Dallas has ordered Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics to pay more than $1 billion to a group of plaintiffs over artificial hip replacements.