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Sorry for ruining your lunch. 
A man with a red and blistered little finger got an unexpected surprise after visiting his doctor. His finger infection wasn't bacterial in nature, but caused by the herpes simplex virus, according to a new case report.
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#LSHealth Fact of the Day: Blood pressure is the force of your blood against the blood vessel walls. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/33sp4
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Childhood leukemia overall is a rare disease, it is still the most common type of childhood cancer. 
Children who were breast-fed for at least six months as a baby may have a slightly lower risk of childhood leukemia, according to a new report.
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But it isn't the top source of information about health matters. 
The vast majority of teenagers now surf the Internet when they want answers to questions about their health, a new nationwide survey finds.
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It is an uncommon yet often lethal form of cancer. 
The tragic death of Joseph "Beau" Biden from brain cancer this week highlights the mysteries of this uncommon yet often lethal form of cancer.
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Contacts may alter more than your eyesight. 
Contact lenses may change the bacteria that live on the surface of your eyes, a small new study finds.
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Oh really? 
If you think that bringing home the bacon for your spouse will guarantee their fidelity, think again.
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While the story is certainly unusual, it's not unheard of. 
A teenager in Italy recently beat some incredible odds when he survived for 42 minutes underwater, according to news reports.
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GET UP! 
If you work at a desk, you should try to stand up for a total of 2 hours during your work day, according to new advice.
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#LSHealth Fact of the Day: Of male-specific diseases of the reproductive system, prostate cancer is the most common. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/33juk
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Taking tranquilizers or regular prescription pain relievers is linked with an increased risk of committing homicide, a new study finds.
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#LSHealth Fact of the Day: About 95% of the fluoride added to public water supplies is produced from phosphorite. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/33aps
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