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Ebola: Scientists try to predict how bad it can get

Ebola: Scientists try to predict how bad it can get
FILE- In this Oct. 24, 2014, file photo, members of the Department of Defense's Ebola Military Medical Support Team go through special training at San Antonio Military Medical Center in San Antonio. Even small clusters of Ebola cases could overwhelm parts of US medical care system, according to an Associated Press review of readiness at hospitals and other components of the emergency medical network. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
Top medical experts studying the spread of Ebola say the public should expect more cases to emerge in the United States by year's end as infected people arrive here from West Africa, including American doctors and nurses returning from the hot zone and people fleeing from the deadly disease.

Dallas nurse who survived Ebola reunited with dog

Dallas nurse who survived Ebola reunited with dog
Nina Pham holds up her dog Bentley, at Hensley Field in Grand Prairie, Texas, Nov. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Juan Guajardo)
A Dallas nurse who recovered from Ebola has been reunited with her dog named Bentley, who has been quarantined since she fell ill.

How your gut can help your heart!

How your gut can help your heart!

Tiny microbes in our bellies can help determine if we are prone to heart failure

Feeling fatigued? 5 tips to shake it off

Feeling fatigued? 5 tips to shake it off

Shake off the lethargy and perk up with these 5 tips!

Helping little ones navigate Halloween

Helping little ones navigate Halloween

Things that go 'bump' on Halloween night may be a bit too scary for little  ghosts and goblins

Halloween makeup can be scary!

Halloween makeup can be scary!

Before you transform into a zombie or the Incredible Hulk, there are some things you should think about before covering your face in Halloween makeup.

Researchers create Tumor Paint from scorpions

Researchers create Tumor Paint from scorpions
Iraqi Deathstalker Scorpion (Stock Image / Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)

A poisonous venom leads cancer surgeons to an amazing new tool

To treat or not to treat your child's cough - that is the question

To treat or not to treat your child's cough - that is the question

What works best, home remedies, over-the-counter cough medicaitons, or nothing at all?

New home test shakes up colon cancer screening

New home test shakes up colon cancer screening
This undated product image provided by the Mayo Clinic shows the Cologuard test. The test is the first to look for cancer-related DNA in stool, and was approved by the Food and Drug Administration last month. It will be offered by prescription at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, where it was developed, and soon nationwide. (AP Photo/Mayo Clinic)
Starting Monday, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that's noninvasive and doesn't require the icky preparation most other methods do.

Researchers making progress in treating blood cancers

Researchers making progress in treating blood cancers
(Wikimedia Commons photo by Christoph Bock)

Doctors are getting closer to being able to more affectively treat blood cancers like Leukemia and Lymphoma

Improve your health with chocolate!

Improve your health with chocolate!

Keep calm and eat dark chocolate!

Sugar for breakfast? Not so fast say pediatric dieticians

Sugar for breakfast? Not so fast say pediatric dieticians

It can be one of the greatest pleasures for a kid: a big bowl of sweet, colorful cereal.

But, dieticians continue to caution against filling children up with sugary breakfasts.

Breast cancer survivor uses her voice to help others survive

Breast cancer survivor uses her voice to help others survive
Bridgette Hempstead sings the national anthem at the Seattle Seahawks' home game against the Dallas Cowboys.

One local woman, Bridgette Hempstead, sings her heart out to make sure other women don't suffer through the isolation and troubles she did when she was diagnosed. She's a a 19-year breast cancer survivor and facilitator with a new study.