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Zika hides in vagina and blood longer than previously thought
CNN Health : August 25, 2016, 12:43 pm
New research shows Zika can hide in vaginal fluid and the bloodstream of infected infants much longer than anyone expected, with dangerous consequences.
Surge in fentanyl cases fuels opioid epidemic
CNN Health : August 25, 2016, 10:56 am
According to the CDC, law enforcement submitted 426% more fentanyl to the DEA for testing between 2013 and 2014, while deaths from synthetic opioids increased by 79%.
WWII Veteran surprised by Navy visit
CNN Health : August 25, 2016, 10:48 am
Ernest Thompson, 98, would make regular visits to the USS Iowa, but can't anymore due to poor health. So the Navy came to him.
Man convicted of throwing boiling water on same-sex couple
CNN Health : August 25, 2016, 7:57 am
A man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after being convicted of throwing boiling water on a sleeping same-sex couple.
Happiness doesn't last, and here's why that's OK
CNN Health : August 25, 2016, 6:05 am
Efforts to improve happiness could be a futile attempt to swim against the tide, as we may actually be programmed to be dissatisfied most of the time.