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Experimental Ebola Vaccine Appears Successful in At Least One Case
High-risk situation led doctor to get immunization; no serious illness developed

Gout's Silver Lining: A Lower Risk for Alzheimer's?
Study found people with the arthritic ailment had lower odds for dementia, but more research is needed

Mouse Study Points to Potential Weight-Loss Agent
Molecule found in tree leaves helped female mice shed weight, but had no effect on males

Divorce May Be More Likely When Wives Get Sick
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Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise
Study found teens who lacked coping skills faced raised heart risks that physical fitness did not counter

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
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