Fat Tax Lands On Denmark's Favorite Foods

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Before getting bariatric surgery, Los Angeles DJ Big Boy posed for a photo promoting his radio station, Power 106. He weighed more than 500 pounds. Courtesy of Power 106 FM hide caption

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Surgery Not 'A Magic Pill' For Obese Patients

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The Real Virologist Behind "Contagion"

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Science Diction: The Origin Of The Word 'Epilepsy'

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Could A Lack Of Empathy Explain Cruelty?

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Water plant operator Torrey Jones checks the clarity of a sample of treated water at the Beaver Falls Municipal Authority water treatment plant in Beaver Falls, Pa. Keith Srakocic/AP hide caption

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The Trouble With Health Problems Near Gas Fracking

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University of Miami pediatrician Judith L. Schaechter gives an HPV vaccination to a 13-year-old girl last week in Miami. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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More Realize They Face Pricey Long-Term Care

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Seeds from Golden Rain acacias like these in Wales provide the active ingredient for a pill to help people stop smoking. Tom Patterson/Flickr hide caption

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