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Health Alert: Lower Testosterone Levels

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(CBS) - A new study says men who sleep in the same room as their children - have lower testosterone levels. Researchers at Notre Dame found when new fathers slept near their kids - their testosterone levels dropped. Previous research has shown men with less testosterone are more involved with their children's upbringing.

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(CNN) - New worries for tourists worldwide. Health leaders have sent warnings to Yosemite National Park visitors-- from 39 other countries-- about a potentially deadly hantavirus uncovered at some of the park's cabins this summer. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says up to 10-thousand people are at risk. So far, the deadly lung disease has infected six people that we know of -- two of those people have died. The CDC says fever and fatigue, a history of potential rural rodent exposure, together with shortness of breath could be indicative of the hantavirus.

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(CBS) - Being popular in high school may lead to bad habits. Researchers looked at nearly 2-thousand students and found kids considered popular are more likely to smoke. The study in the "Journal of Adolescent Health" also found students are more likely to smoke if their friends do.

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