disease

CDC Expects Outbreak of Life-Threatening Disease Affecting Children

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning parents about an outbreak of a rare, life-threatening disease that targets children.
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"Burn Out" Is Officially Recognized As A Disease

The World Health Organization just officially classified BURN OUT as a new disease. The definition is, quote, "chronic workplace stress that has not been successfully managed." And that means that soon, doctors will be able to diagnose burn out and prescribe treatments. Click Here to see more.
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Listen: Courtney & Company Interview The Disease-Fighting, Blues-Inspiring Superfan Laila Anderson

11-year-old Laila Anderson is fighting a very rare disease, and our St. Louis Blues where not only inspired by her story, but they've made her sort of their "lucky charm". Laila joined Courtney & company to share a little about her story and "her boys".
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Look: Man Catches Rare Disease From His Cat

A horrifying case published in the New England Journal of Medicine this month detailed how a sick cat infected its owner with a rare illness called Francisella tularensis, a toxic bacterium. (NYPost.com) Click Here to see more.
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Watch: Alan Alda Reveals Parkinson's Disease Diagnosis

Alan Alda is 82, and yesterday he said he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease three years ago. Fortunately, his symptoms aren't very severe, so he's been able to adapt and live pretty much like normal for his age. Video of Alan Alda reveals Parkinson's disease diagnosis
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