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Health officials are investigating a deadly listeria outbreak linked to prepackaged caramel apples. WCCO-TV's Rachel Slavik reports on more about the outbreak.
When Ryan Aprea's cochlear implant was turned on, he reacted in a fit of giggles. The joy was so overwhelming that his mother, Jennifer, and her husband from Huntington Beach, California, shared the video online, and it went viral. CBS Los Angeles' Lisa Sigell reports.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting widespread flu activity in 29 states. So far this season, the virus has led to the deaths of 11 children. CBS News' Kris Van Cleave looks at which parts of the country are getting hit the hardest.
The CDC says flu is widespread in more than half the country, and this year's vaccine isn't providing enough protection
A doctor who contracted Ebola while working in West Africa recovered after receiving "aggressive treatment" with a new experimental drug
When a child starts coughing and sniffling, which home remedies help, and when do you need to call the doctor?
It’s that time of year again where many children are suffering from sore throats and the sniffles. CBS News’ Alison Harmelin has tips on what you can do to keep your kids comfortable.
Health officials warn people to avoid eating pre-packaged caramel apples while the investigation continues
CDC warns "rat-bite fever" is a rare but real threat when rodents are kept as pets
Researchers found patients who walked or cycled at least 20 minutes a day had a 39-percent lower risk of dying from prostate cancer. And, your blood type could affect your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Eboni Williams has a look at the day’s top health stories.

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