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World-class athlete takes unusual approach to help drug addicts

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Lawmakers and activists are exploring new ways to treat substance abuse as the opioid crisis sweeps across the nation.  A world-class athlete is developing an unconventional approach in Wyoming by taking addicts outdoors.  CBS News correspondent Jeff Glor reports exposing addicts to the elements could help them recover.  Jackson Hole …

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Using diet to counter the effects of multiple sclerosis

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A new study of multiple sclerosis patients examines how a strict diet may ease the symptoms of the disease.  MS, a potentially disabling disease of the central nervous system, affects about 400,000 people in the U.S., and is two to three times more common among women. Current treatments may have …

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Christian group tries to shut down Kentucky's last abortion clinic

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A high-stakes showdown is underway in Kentucky. A Christian fundamentalist group is trying to close the state’s last abortion clinic. The EMW Women’s Surgical Center in downtown Louisville has become the center of the abortion debate in the United States because if this clinic closes, Kentucky would …

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America's best young math minds compete in Rio

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PITTSBURGH — The International Mathematical Olympiad was held this week in Brazil, and Team USA finished in fourth place out of 110 countries. CBS News spoke to the teens when they were on the road to Rio.  The man in front of the class is no ordinary math teacher and the …

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How dogs may help fight bone cancer

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A multitude of potential advances are ON THE HORIZON in the field of cancer research, as reported by Susan Spencer: When we first met Zoe last winter, she was eight years old, full of heart, and doing pretty well on only three legs. Yeah, that’s a good girl! Veterinarians, and …

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Lawmakers from both parties warn Trump not to mess with Mueller

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WASHINGTON — Members of congress have a message for President Trump: Don’t antagonize special counsel Robert Mueller, or you could regret it. “It would prompt a firestorm,” said Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.). Members of both parties are warning the president not to mess with Mueller. “Firing Bob Mueller without cause …

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