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Farai's Fitness Challenge: Healthy Holidays

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'Cuckoo's Nest' Hospital Under Investigation

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For Kidney Donations, Should the Market Decide?

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Study Finds No Value in Fetal Oxygen Monitors

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2006 AIDS Report Shows Signs of Progress

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Study: Surgery Just One Option for Herniated Disk

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