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Baby Girl Born With 4 Legs Gets New Lease On Life

CHICAGO (CBS) — A baby girl who was born with four legs and two spines has a new lease on life after receiving a life-saving surgery. 302 more words


Veterinary Doctors Conduct Study Looking To Ease Arthritis Pain

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Doctors at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine are conducting a study to see if stem cell therapy will ease the pain of arthritis — and the results of their research could benefit human patients as well. 347 more words


New Study Adds To Discussion About Soy And Breast Cancer

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LOS ANGELES (CBSMiami) – New evidence shows that soy may be good for some patients who are suffering from breast cancer. 241 more words


UPenn Neurologists Finding New Ways To Diagnose, Treat Dementia Early

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Actor David Cassidy, in an emotional appearance on Dr. Phil Wednesday, talked about his memory loss that started in his early 60s. 343 more words


New Device Aims To Improve Life For Those With A Pacemaker

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — New wireless technology is helping patients with heart failure.

It’s an electrode that’s only nine millimeters — about the size of the tip of a pen — and it’s designed to help about 30-percent of people with pacemakers who have trouble with their devices. 230 more words


Doctors Are Seeing A Spike In Child Flu Cases

CHICAGO (CBS) — The amount of flu cases is rolling across the county, with doctors seeing as many as 14,000 new cases a week — and they say they may know what’s to blame. 286 more words


On Foods And Self Image

Who doesn’t love food? But lately I’ve been scared of food because I feel like I have doubled in size the last few years. Okay, I’m exaggerating but when people see me, all they notice is how I gained weight. 389 more words