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CBS says no to marijuana ad for Super Bowl

The rejected ad promoted medical marijuana

Rob Lowe opens up about the overwhelming stress of being a caregiver

After taking time out to look after his mom, the award-winning actor gives great advice to millions.

Hospitals trace their origins to early Christianity

Pope Francis' moves to extend healthcare to the very poor are part of a long tradition in the Church.

Catholics told not to offer Sign of Peace during flu outbreak

Church officials in New Mexico and Pennsylvania are advising parishioners to avoid shaking hands

Why over-sleeping could mean trouble

We all know that sleep deprivation is a health hazard, but is there such a thing as too much sleep?

Losing your temper could literally give you a heart attack

The risk of a heart attack is significantly higher when you lose your cool.

Air pollution — the silent killer in our midst

Polluted air is responsible for 7 million deaths each year.

Report: “Epidemic” number of C-sections worldwide

Since 2000, the number of Caesarean sections has doubled globally, reveals a study published by the journal The Lancet.

Anthony Hopkins opens up about faith, alcoholism, and success

The illustrious actor's whole life changed when a woman asked him, "Why don't you just trust in God?"

US fertility rates in sharp decline

But neonatal syphilis is on the rise.

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