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Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 05:44 PM EST

Zika Will Spread Like Chikungunya: CDC

Zika Will Spread Like Chikungunya: CDC

The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is looking towards a virus in Puerto Rico to track how Zika may spread, NBC News reported. The CDC says Zika is spreading the same way as chikungunya, a...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 01:45 PM EST

Inflammation Could Be Factor in Depression

Inflammation Could Be Factor in Depression

Inflammation in the body could be a factor contributing to depression in some people. Dr. Joshua Weiner shares tips on how to cut down inflammation.

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016 at 07:49 PM EST

Zika Vaccine in Development

Zika Vaccine in Development

Doreen Gentzler spoke with Dr. Anthony Fauci from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases about the development of a vaccine to fight the Zika virus.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 04:03 PM EST

Chipotle Urges Workers to Stay Home If They're Sick

Chipotle Urges Workers to Stay Home If They're Sick

Chipotle repeatedly told employees they need to stay home if they feel sick and the restaurant chain kept all its U.S. locations shuttered early Monday as executives went over new food safety procedures. The...

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016 at 01:55 PM EST

Robot-Assisted Back Surgery Saves Recovery Time

Robot-Assisted Back Surgery Saves Recovery Time

A revolutionary way of tackling back surgery is cutting down significantly on recovery time. Doreen Gentzler caught up with one of the doctors using the technology at the Reston Hospital Center.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 05:17 PM EST

US Athletes Worried About Zika Told to Skip Rio: Report

US Athletes Worried About Zika Told to Skip Rio: Report

The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations on a January conference call that athletes and staff worried about contracting the Zika virus should consider not going to the 2016 Rio Olympics...