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Jan 28, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The manufacturer of a coffee bean extract promoted on 'The Dr. Oz' show has been fined $9 million for false claims and deceptive practices. Continue reading →
Dec 19, 2014 09:50 AM ET // Discovery News
Dr. Victor Willoughby, who contracted the disease on Saturday, was the 11th doctor in his country to die from the deadly disease.
Oct 2, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
When treating an Ebola patient, doctors would take both contact and droplet precautions, just like they would with a patient who had the flu.
Sep 9, 2014 02:45 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Health care workers can be at risk of contracting the Ebola virus during removal of their protective suits, doctors warn. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2014 07:30 AM ET // AFP
An American doctor and a U.S. missionary who had been battling West Africa's Ebola epidemic have fallen sick with the disease in Liberia.
Feb 28, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience.com
Stethoscopes tend to be more contaminated than the palms of physicians' hands, new research shows.
Oct 28, 2013 01:35 PM ET
Should a doctor use information you've posted to social media sites to determine whether you're worthy of care? As Anthony shows us, this is not just a theoretical question.
Jul 11, 2011 07:50 PM ET // Marianne English
Yet more research that will encourage you to stay away from hospitals in July.