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Clearing carotid arteries

Updated: 12/06/2013 - Every year, more than 300,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with blockages in their carotid arteries, which can lead to a dangerous stroke.

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GPS Tracks Down Lung Cancer

Updated: 12/05/2013 - Each year 200,000 Americans are told they have lung cancer, and out of those 160,000 die.

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Prosthetics that never have to be removed

Updated: 12/02/2013 - There are 1.7 million Americans living without an arm or a leg. This year alone, 65,000 more people will undergo an amputation.

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Easy to make, healthy holiday recipes

Updated: 11/27/2013 - The average Thanksgiving meal can range from 2,500 to 4,500 calories, while one university of Nebraska researcher calculated extra holiday snacking can total nearly an extra pound a week.

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Stopping Stroke-Blocking Brain Bleeds

Updated: 11/25/2013 - Strokes are the leading cause of long-term disability in the U.S. A stroke caused by a brain hemorrhage is the most devastating.

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Killing knee pain with stem cells

Updated: 11/22/2013 - No matter what your age, when cartilage begins to wear out around the knees or becomes damaged, it limits movement and causes some serious pain.

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Miracle Drug for Cystic Fibrosis

Updated: 11/21/2013 - Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease that causes thick, sticky mucus to build up in the lungs. Decades ago children born with CF would live only into their teens.

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3D in the OR

Updated: 11/19/2013 - What do the new hit Gravity, the blockbuster Avatar and the latest version of Alice in Wonderland all have in common with the latest developments in the operating room? The same 3D glasses movie wear are now being used by doctors in the OR.

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Killer clots! Vacuum them up!

Updated: 11/18/2013 - About 1-in-500 Americans suffers from deep vein thrombosis, a condition where blood clots form in the veins of the leg. Nearly 100,000 die each year when a clot breaks away and travels to the lungs or heart.

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Taking a "Load off" of Joint Pain with Mobility Shoes

Updated: 11/14/2013 - One in two Americans will develop knee osteoarthritis at some point in their lifetime. If you suffer from this painful joint disease you know how challenging it can be to stay moving. But what if changing something as simple as your shoes could cut down your pain?

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The growing problem of "food fraud"

Posted: 11/08/2013 - The foods we eat every day are packed with things that aren't supposed to be there. It's called food fraud and it's a growing problem.

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Furry friend helps predict seizures for little Plymouth girl

Updated: 11/08/2013 - A little Plymouth girl suffers from seizures and her family raised the money needed to get her a furry friend who can alert them before seizures occur. We take a look in a special Maureen's Medical Moment.

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Small patients, big breakthroughs

Updated: 11/04/2013 - For the first time ever, a rare genetic defect has been discovered, and it could have major implications in the field of science.

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