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February 5, 2023

RSV hospitalization rate for seniors is 10 times higher than usual for this point in the season
The respiratory virus season has started early in kids this year and flooded children's hospitals in many parts of the country -- especially with respiratory syncytial virus, known as RSV.... More Story with Video....

Covid-19 boosters could keep thousands of kids out of hospitals, but uptake remains low
Higher Covid-19 vaccination rates among US children could prevent thousands of pediatric hospitalizations and millions of missed school days, according to an analysis published Tuesday by the Commonwealth Fund and the Yale School of Public Health.... More Story with Video....

Experimental therapy gantenerumab fails to slow or improve Alzheimer's memory loss in clinical trials
An experimental treatment, gantenerumab, failed to help people at high risk of memory loss from Alzheimer's or those who were in the early phases of the disease, the manufacturer said Monday.... More Story with Video....

US gets D+ grade for rising preterm birth rates, new report finds
The rate of premature birth in the United States is climbing, according to the infant and maternal health nonprofit March of Dimes.... More Story with Video....

Desperate for heart surgery for their baby, a family feels the effects of pediatric hospital shortages
Even before their daughter was born in June, Aaron and Helen Chavez knew she would need heart surgery. Doctors expected her to have an operation around 6 months of age.... More Story with Video....

Fossil discovery reveals unexpected Neanderthal menu item
Some 125,000 years ago, enormous elephants that weighed as much as eight cars each roamed in what's now northern Europe.... More Story with Video....

Comet, visible in the night sky for first time since Stone Age, makes closest pass by Earth
A green-hued comet has made its closest approach to Earth, wowing night sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere who caught a glimpse of the icy celestial object as it passed through our cosmic neighborhood. ... More Story with Video....

Supernova reveals rare pair of stars in the Milky Way
An unusual star system created more of a fizz and less of a bang when it exploded in a supernova.... More Story with Video....

Study: Ultraprocessed foods linked to cancer deaths
Eating more ultraprocessed foods raises the risk of developing and dying from cancer, especially ovarian cancer, according to a new study of over 197,000 people in the United Kingdom, over half of whom were women.... More Story with Video....

Your guide to finding the right Theragun massage gun for you
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8 activewear brands you should add to your workout wardrobe
The increasing popularity of stylish, trendy athletic wear has made über-comfortable clothing something that's not just for the gym. It's infiltrated all corners of culture, from high fashion runways to the offices of Silicon Valley executives — and really, it's appropriate for any occasion when yo... More Story with Video....

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Dr. Robert Waldinger, director of the Harvard Study of Adult Development and co-author of "The Good Life," discusses lessons learned from the world's longest scientific study on happiness.... More Story with Video....

What most ensures a person a happy life, says the director of an 84-year Harvard study, is "the extent to which they paid attention to, and took care of, the connections they had with a family, friends, community."... More Story with Video....

At New York City hospitals Mount Sinai and Montefiore, two patients let CNN follow along as they take a dementia test, where each type of question can explain a lot about where memory can go wrong. ... More Story with Video....

Cancer is striking more people in their 30s and 40s
It's World Cancer Day, and cancer is on the rise worldwide, striking more people in their 30s and 40s. Know the symptoms of cancer and when to get screened.... More Story with Video....

Tracking the opioid crisis: Inside the DEA's secret lab
CNN was granted rare access to the secret lab where the DEA tests and analyzes seized illicit drugs in order to stay ahead of the opioid crisis and track what could be coming next.... More Story with Video....

Frostbite can strike quickly. Here's what you need to know
Frostbite is dangerous and can often happen quickly, depending on both the temperature and wind chill factor. Here's how to know if it's frostbite and how to treat it.... More Story with Video....

Paging Dr. AI? What ChatGPT and artificial intelligence could mean for the future of medicine
Without cracking a single medical text book, without a day to medical school, the co-author of a study draft on artificial intelligence passed the US Medical Licensing Examination. It was the artificial intelligence ChatGPT.... More Story with Video....

Proposed changes to school lunches aim to reduce sugar and sodium, but flavored milk stays
If new US Department of Agriculture school food guidelines stand as proposed, chocolate milk is in, but for the first time ever, at least some added sugars will be out -- and sodium levels will be reduced gradually.... More Story with Video....

Pathological lying could finally be getting attention as a mental disorder
The George Santos story has given psychologists who study lying in its most extreme forms a rare and welcome moment to raise awareness that lying can sometimes be a mental disorder, one they say has been neglected by their field.... More Story with Video....

The 4-7-8 method that could help you sleep
The 4-7-8 breathing method can calm your mind and body by relaxing your nervous system and decreasing heart rate and blood pressure, which gets your body in the optimal state for sleep.... More Story with Video....

How many times can you wear pajamas, jeans and other clothes without washing them? Experts weigh in
Here's how many times you can wear different types of clothing without washing, say experts in dermatology and microbiology.... More Story with Video....

Comedian Maysoon Zayid uses laughter to educate the world about her neurological disorder. ... More Story with Video....

Eye drop manufacturer issues recall amid CDC investigation of infections, death
Global Pharma Healthcare is issuing a recall of its Artificial Tears Lubricant Eye Drops that were distributed by EzriCare and Delsam Pharma due to possible contamination, the US Food and Drug Administration said Thursday.... More Story with Video....

Most US adults support banning sales of all tobacco products, CDC survey says
More than half of US adults support ending the sale of all tobacco products, according to a new study led by researchers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and nearly two-thirds said they support banning menthol cigarette sales.... More Story with Video....

The US Drug Enforcement Administration seized over 50 million fake prescription pills and more than 10,000 pounds of fentanyl last year. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta goes inside the DEA's secret lab where they are uncovering these deadly doses. For more on the opioid epidemic, watch the CNN Film "America... More Story with Video....

'Groundhog Day' movie: The Buddhist lifehacker film
Harold Ramis' 1993 movie "Groundhog Day" is so entertaining, you'll want to see it again, and again, and again. Explore meanings and central themes in the movie.... More Story with Video....

CDC advises against using EzriCare eye drops as it investigates dozens of infections and one death in 12 states
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging health care providers and consumers to stop using EzriCare Artificial Tears as it conducts an investigation into at least 55 infections in 12 states that have led to instances of permanent vision loss, hospitalization and one death.... More Story with Video....

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