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As Doctors Leave Syria, Public Health Crisis Looms

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The Latest Research On Alzheimer's

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The Greenes say they take it a day at a time and relish the many long-term memories they've shared for nearly 60 years. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Despite Alzheimer's, Couple Holds Tight To Old Memories

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The federal rules for coverage of birth control by religiously affiliated groups are becoming clear. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Coming To An Airport Near You: Fluffy Stress Relief

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Polio Outbreak In Somalia Jeopardizes Global Eradication

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'Brainwashed' Examines the Value of Brain Scans

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Can Everything Change In An Instant?

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What Does Electroshock Therapy Feel Like?

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They're back: Cheaper mail-order medications from Canada and other foreign lands. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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The cause of strokes in younger people remains largely a mystery. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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