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"Dancing with the Stars" host Samantha Harris to have double mastectomy for breast cancer, usat.ly/1mY2jk8 via @USATODAY
Science of perception: Famous (blinded) violinists can't tell new violins from a classic Stradivarius, study shows usat.ly/1k4f1LA
First look at Medicare data in 35 years: some doctors took in +$20 million. What are they getting paid for? usat.ly/1kqK4Ux
VA: Delayed treatment led to 23 cancer deaths usat.ly/1he4xZx via @USATODAY
Nearly 4M mentally ill still lack insurance, as their states choose not to expand Medicaid, usat.ly/1g5hCjs via @USATODAY
More women staying home with young kids: 3 in 10 moms. Some just can't find work, usat.ly/1lOwp9t via @USATODAY
Chik-fil-A aims for more nutrition, less politics, usat.ly/1hoFdkA
Electrical, epidural stimulation restores some function for 4 paralyzed men usat.ly/R0rbuH via @USATODAY
No real progress on child obesity, latest report says usat.ly/1qg5fWK via @USATODAY
Chili's cancels autism fundraiser over vaccine issue usat.ly/1jo5UEm via @USATODAY
Anti-vaccine movement bringing old diseases back to life. Measles cases set to triple this year, usat.ly/1fWAm8h
Let's hope we never need to know this... All you need to know about Ebola usat.ly/1lFFXky via @USATODAY
Price tag for childhood obesity: $19,000 per kid usat.ly/1qemd9H via @USATODAY
This 6-y-old lost all 4 limbs, part of face to meningitis. And he was the survivor. Two schoolmates died in outbreak, usat.ly/1lFBgHD
What's so bad about whooping cough? Ask this mom who lost 9-wk-old son. #vaccine usat.ly/1hjOdY3
What are you risking when you opt to skip, space out vaccines? 6-yr-old lost all 4 limbs, part of face to meningitis, usat.ly/1e5h4iw
Mom chose closed-casket funeral for newborn; couldn't bear to let family see what whooping cough had done to him, usat.ly/1jmNjbT
What price do we pay when parents refuse vaccines for kids?Heartbroken mom loses newborn to pertussis, usat.ly/1lEVlOe
7-month-old girl contracts measles in ER. Diseases return as parents refuse vaccines, CDC says, usat.ly/1lETfha
By 2015, an estimated 500 million people worldwide will use a health app. But docs say buyer beware. usat.ly/OnLoZi via @USATODAY
Old diseases getting new life as parents refuse to vaccinate kids. Measles cases set to triple usual levels, usat.ly/1mQbHDq
What's next for states, health insurance under the ACA? usat.ly/1fYwErl via @USATODAY
Dad refuses to vaccinate kids; would rather take them to ER if they get measles. usat.ly/OnywlN #vaccine
Despite Obamacare, a gaping hole in addiction treatment usat.ly/1jRBqf3 via @USATODAY
Support flows in for ailing toddler with rare disease, allowing to move otu of dilapidated trailer into furnished apt usat.ly/PLPQC1