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Health Headlines: Drinking Diet Soda Linked to Belly Fat

Mar 19
Doctors in Texas have released a new warning for older Americans who drink diet soda. And, the possible impact of exercise on tumors. Eboni Williams has some of the day's top health stories.

New Cholesterol Drug: Biggest Advance Since Statins?

Mar 19
Studies show the new drug slashes bad cholesterol, or "LDL," by up to 61 percent. It cuts heart attacks and strokes by more than to half. Cardiologist Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning" to explain what she saw during the announcements at the America

LGBT Women Are Among Most at Risk of Poverty in America

By EDGE | Mar 17
According to a new report, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, women are among the most at risk of poverty in America.

FDA to Probe the Endoscope Linked to 'Superbug' Infection

By Matthew Perrone | Mar 16
Federal health officials will meet in May to review problems with the design and cleaning of specialized medical instruments linked to at least two recent "superbug" outbreaks.

Killer Ice Cream: 3 Hospital Patients Dead From Blue Bell

By Terry Wallace, Nicholas Clayton | Mar 16
The deaths of three people who developed a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products have prompted the Texas icon's first product recall in its 108-year history.

Alzheimer's A Growing Concern Among LGBTs

By Matthew S. Bajko | Mar 15
According to a report commissioned in 2013 by the city's LGBT Aging Policy Task Force, the number of LGBT people living with all forms of dementia in San Francisco will number 6,964 by 2030.

Hepatitis C A Focus at CROI

By Liz Highleyman | Mar 14
New interferon-free treatment can cure nearly 100 percent of HIV-positive people coinfected with hepatitis C virus. But another study showed that delaying treatment results in a higher risk of liver-related complications and death even after being cured.

University Performs Successful Penis Transplant

Mar 14
A South African university said Friday that it had performed a successful penis transplant.

Ooooh Snap!: Man Breaks Penis During Sex and Hears It

By EDGE | Mar 13
In case you ever wondered what the worst thing to hear during sex outside of your mother entering the room, here it is.

Camp Aranu'tiq Enrolls Transgender Youth for Summer Season

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 13
Transgender and gender-variant kids now have a place where they can be themselves: Camp Aranu'tiq's summer program.

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