14-Pound Baby Giant Gift for Fla. Mom

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_7cedda3a53.jpgWCJB/ABC News (GAINESVILLE, Fla.) -- The holiday season is a time for family and gratitude and one Florida family received a very big blessing -- a 14 pound baby. When Nicia McNelley went in for a scheduled c-section on Friday, she was not expecting to give birth to the second-biggest baby in Florida this year. She welcomed Isaiah Lawrence Johnson at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Fla., on Dec. 20.

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Dozens Test Positive for Tuberculosis After Exposure at Nev. Hospital

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_9cfeb61a5a.jpgDaniel Mirer/Thinkstock (LAS VEGAS) -- Fifty-nine people have tested positive for tuberculosis after being exposed at a Nevada hospital neonatal intensive care unit, according to a report issued by the Southern Nevada Health District. Dr. Christopher Ohl, an infectious disease expert at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, said an outbreak this large tied to a hospital is "extremely unusual."

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Study Finds Eating Nuts Not So Bad for Expectant Mothers

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_412ffc2e36.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (BOSTON) -- Women have been advised to stay away from peanut butter while pregnant, with physicians concerned that eating nut products during pregnancy could raise the risk of the mother's children having nut allergies. But a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics says avoiding nuts doesn't mean your child will avoid a nut allergy. In fact, the opposite might be true.

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Your Christmas Ham's Vet May Be the Gatekeeper to Antibiotics

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_43652cf0fd.jpgDigital Vision/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Even though Ross Kiehne keeps his patients in top physical form, they all have only six months to live. That's because Kiehne is a swine veterinarian, and his patients are, well, your Christmas hams. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration hopes that livestock vets such as Kiehne will soon become the gatekeepers for antibiotics in animal feed, keeping the public safe from antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

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Husband Wants Pregnant Wife Off Life Support

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_a2a7cbf749.jpgCourtesy Munoz family via WFAA (FORT WORTH, Texas) -- Erick and Marlise Munoz, both paramedics in Tarrant County, Texas, had talked a lot about end-of-life decisions, including the importance of do-not-resuscitate orders. So when doctors put her on life support after suffering a suspected pulmonary embolism last month, her husband says, he knew her wishes. Marlise, 33, had lost a brother years before and told her husband she never wanted to be kept alive by machines, he says.

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