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CDC reports 11 cases of human plague since April

Posted: 08/26/2015 - Since April 1, there have been 11 cases of human plague in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Three of those patients have died.

A look at teens' attitudes toward sex

Updated: 08/24/2015 - A Penn State study of sixth through ninth graders found girls who have sex are likely to lose friends, while boys tend to gain friends when they're sexually active.

How to prevent head lice

Updated: 08/20/2015 - Before you let head lice 'bug' you, there are some things you can do to prevent it from happening.

Lice in Texas may evade common medical treatments

Posted: 08/20/2015 - With school about to start across North Texas, many parents are worried about so-called "super lice," a form of drug-resistant head lice that can survive most chemicals normally used to get rid of them.

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