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Medical Paradox: Can Cuba Escape Poverty but Stay Healthy?
New York Times - Health : December 18, 2014, 8:10 am
Economic isolation has left Cuba poor, but people there live as long as their counterparts in richer countries.
Well: Ask Well: Wild Fish vs. Farmed Fish
New York Times - Health : December 18, 2014, 1:45 am
A reader asks: Is eating farm-raised fish better than eating no fish at all?
Well: Weight Gain During Pregnancy Is Especially Good for Boys
New York Times - Health : December 18, 2014, 1:42 am
The less weight a woman gains during pregnancy, the less likely she is to have a boy, an analysis found.
Well: How Exercise Changes Our DNA
New York Times - Health : December 17, 2014, 12:01 pm
Exercise, a new study finds, changes the shape and functioning our genes, an important stop on the way to improved health and fitness.
World Briefing: Agencies Warn of Hunger in Ebola Zone
New York Times - Health : December 17, 2014, 11:19 am
The Ebola outbreak ravaging West Africa could double the number of people facing hunger in the three worst-affected countries to more than one million by March, two United Nations agencies warned Wednesday.