With Advances In Prenatal Testing, Difficult Choices Arise

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Hospital Reviews, Take Them With A Grain Of Salt

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To fight antibiotic-resistant staph germs like these, a study suggests disinfecting the skin of all intensive care patients. Janice Carr/CDC hide caption

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How OxyContin's Pain Relief Built 'A World Of Hurt'

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Angelina Jolie's decision to have a double mastectomy after genetic testing has prompted a discussion about which other tests should be covered. WPA Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Is There A Doctor Aboard? Medical Emergencies In The Clouds

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Studies Question Potential Alzheimer's Treatment

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Researchers tested the antidepressant Lexapro, or escitalopram generically, to see if it would protect the heart against mental stress. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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