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Demi Lovato is the Face of Mental Health in New Campaign

By Sandy Cohen | May 28
Demi Lovato is sharing her story and encouraging others to do the same through Be Vocal: Speak Up For Mental Health, an initiative launched Thursday.

New Tech Helps Quadriplegic Control Robotic Arm with Mind

May 28
Researchers say they're excited about a new brain implant that allowed a paralyzed patient to control a robotic arm with his mind. Erik Sorto is the first in the world to have this new neural prosthetic device. Elaine Quijano reports.

Twitter Could Help Transgender Individuals Stay Healthier

By EDGE | May 27
Transgender and gender nonconforming people are at high risk for diseases such as AIDS and are vulnerable to depression and other mental health issues. A new study shows Twitter can help!

Lather Up: Choosing the Right Sunscreen for Your Age

By EDGE | May 27
Everyone knows that we need to protect our skin from the sun to prevent getting wrinkles and avoid getting skin cancer. But did you know that the type of sunscreen you should use is different depending on your age?

Paralyzed Man Uses His Thoughts to Control a Robotic Arm

By Alicia Chang | May 25
A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play "rock, paper, scissors" by controlling a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers reported.

Mind, Body and Soul: Sea, Sun, Sand, Surf and Sex

By John Maroussas | May 24
Summer will soon be here, and suddenly the pressure is on for a beach-ready bod! Here are some easy tips on how to go about looking your best in that new speedo.

New National Survey Shows Most Women Don't Know Signs of Stroke

By Winnie McCroy | May 21
A new national survey reveals only 11 percent of women know the female-specific symptoms of stroke, which kills twice as many women a year as breast cancer. Knowing the first signs of stroke is crucial because there's only a three-hour window to get help.

Family Equality Council Announces Natl. Foster Care Month

By EDGE | May 21
Family Equality Council has announced its 2015 National Adoption Month Campaign to coincide with the re-introduction of the Every Child Deserves a Family Act in May.

NHelp Supports Contraceptive Coverage Under ACA

By EDGE | May 18
The National Health Law Program clarified that non-grandfathered plans and insurers must cover, without cost sharing, at least one form of contraception within each of the 18 method categories of contraception that the FDA has identified for women.

Brewing Up Bacteria? Potential Germs in Your Coffee Maker

May 18
Germs love to lurk in coffee machines. Ten Chicago-area families let CBS2 swab their one-cup coffee makers, and reporter Mary Kay Kleist took the samples to Loyola where experts tested them for germs.

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