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Living life from a hospital room
CNN Health : October 23, 2014, 11:36 am
A 17-year-old girl living with cystic fibrosis makes the hospital her happy place. "Every breath I take is a miracle," she says.
Are obese dummies the key to preventing road deaths?
CNN Health : October 23, 2014, 9:28 am
To accommodate the increasing numbers of overweight drivers, car safety experts are developing an obese dummy.
45,000-year-old leg bone offers clues to Stone Age mating
CNN Health : October 23, 2014, 8:05 am
DNA from a 45,000-year-old leg bone is giving scientists a better idea of when modern humans first started mating with Neanderthals.
The next medicinal marijuana?
CNN Health : October 23, 2014, 7:18 am
Ayahuasca is a psychedelic drink that's attracting more and more tourists to the remote corners of the Amazon. But is it a drug, or is it medicine?
6 ways to straighten out smartphone slump with yoga
CNN Health : October 23, 2014, 7:02 am
As you cradle your smartphone or lean into your laptop to read this, what's your posture like? Even if you aren't doing it right now, how much of your day is spent with your neck lurched forward, shoulders slumped and chest collapsed? All that time in "smartphone slump" not only makes you look and feel stressed, it can cause persistent pain.