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What You Need to Know About Ebola

How come nurses wearing protective gear can catch Ebola from a patient, but health officials keep saying you almost certainly won’t get it from someone sitting next to you on a plane?


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Study: Stress Before Or During Pregnancy Could Increase Risk Of Stillbirth

New research indicates that women who experience extreme amounts of stress in the year leading up to their pregnancy – or during it – are at a higher risk of having a stillbirth.


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Free Falling: Man Plans Record-Breaking 120,000-Foot Jump

A man is hoping to break the world record for the highest jump in history – by leaping from the Earth’s stratosphere. According to NPR, Austrian pilot and skydiver Felix Baumgartner plans to jump from a staggering height of 23 miles – which equals out to just over 121,000 feet.