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10 of the best children’s hospitals in America
10 of the best children’s hospitals in America Health June 27, 2017
Boston Children’s Hospital has been recognized as the #1 pediatric center in America, according to new rankings from U.S. News…
Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous
Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous Health June 27, 2017
Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer…
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FutureFamily offers discount prices on egg freezing, IVF and more Alternative Treatment June 23, 2017
Women who are have trouble conceiving can spend a fortune on fertility treatments. But a new startup called FutureFamily.com has…
Health alert: You shouldn’t be eating coconut oil, AHA warns
Health alert: You shouldn’t be eating coconut oil, AHA warns Health June 22, 2017
In a new advisory, the American Heart Association (AHA) is recommending that people avoid consuming coconut oil. Several studies have…
New rule to make food labels less mysterious delayed
New rule to make food labels less mysterious delayed Health June 15, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration has delayed a nutrition facts panel update designed to help Americans clearly see the calories…
These 10 retailers offer the best deals on the best quality hearing aids
These 10 retailers offer the best deals on the best quality hearing aids Health June 8, 2017
According to recent research, hearing loss continues to be a significant problem for seniors — affecting 28.6 million Americans age 60…
Get the lead out: Report says fidget spinners may have dangerous level of toxins
Get the lead out: Report says fidget spinners may have dangerous level of toxins Health June 6, 2017
Fidget spinners have been the surprise hit of the first half of 2017. But one small independent study warns that…
What parents need to know about ‘dry’ and ‘secondary’ drowning
What parents need to know about ‘dry’ and ‘secondary’ drowning Health June 3, 2017
Drowning is the fifth leading cause of unintentional injury death in the United States, according to the CDC. On average,…
Inspire: An online community of support and resources for people dealing with illnesses
Inspire: An online community of support and resources for people dealing with illnesses Health June 2, 2017
Dealing with any type of illness is not only tough physically, but it can also have a very emotional and…
UPDATE: CDC says deadly fungus now spreading in 7 states
UPDATE: CDC says deadly fungus now spreading in 7 states Health June 1, 2017
One hundred twenty-two people in seven states have now been diagnosed with a new strain of deadly fungal infection, according…
Doctor reveals the 10 foods he never eats
Doctor reveals the 10 foods he never eats Health May 30, 2017
Americans are so busy in their everyday lives that reaching for ready-to-eat foods is sometimes a matter of survival and…
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The best sunscreens for your money Health May 27, 2017
Consumer Reports has ranked sunscreens and found that you don't have to pay big bucks to protect your skin from…
15 ways to get fit without breaking your budget
15 ways to get fit without breaking your budget Diet,Fitness & Wellness May 26, 2017
Getting physically fit can be overwhelming in a number of ways. But the one thing it should never overwhelm is…
Clark Howard opens up about life-threatening health scare
Clark Howard opens up about life-threatening health scare Health May 23, 2017
Clark wants to personally thank his readers, listeners and viewers who’ve expressed concern after his life-threatening health scare. Last week,…
Study: Daily glass of wine or beer can increase breast cancer risk by nearly 10%
Study: Daily glass of wine or beer can increase breast cancer risk by nearly 10% Health May 23, 2017
Ladies, do you routinely have a drink a day? A new study finds that doing so can give you a…
New guidelines: Children should be drinking a lot less fruit juice
New guidelines: Children should be drinking a lot less fruit juice Health May 22, 2017
Next time you're grocery shopping for your kids, think twice before adding a carton of fruit juice to your basket.…
New bills could drastically lower out-of-pocket cost of prescription drugs
New bills could drastically lower out-of-pocket cost of prescription drugs Health May 22, 2017
Are you facing big expenses for the medications you need to stay healthy? Read more: 10 best places to get…
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RECALL: Nathan’s hot dogs may be contaminated with metal objects Health May 22, 2017
Head's up, Memorial Day grill masters! More than 210,000 pounds of the iconic Nathan's hot dogs are being recalled over…
This drink could be better than water on a hot day
This drink could be better than water on a hot day Health May 19, 2017
Summer is right around the corner and temperatures are rising! You're probably drinking a lot of water to stay hydrated,…
CDC warning: Alarming rise in outbreaks of parasitic infection linked to swimming pools
CDC warning: Alarming rise in outbreaks of parasitic infection linked to swimming pools Health May 18, 2017
Before you take another dip in the pool, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has a warning about something…
Fidget spinner warning: Doctor urges parents to monitor kids’ usage
Fidget spinner warning: Doctor urges parents to monitor kids’ usage Children & Pets May 18, 2017
They’re called fidget spinners and they are flying off the shelves. A dangerous spin on a popular fad But Dr.…
Fast food workers reveal secrets you probably want to know about
Fast food workers reveal secrets you probably want to know about Health May 18, 2017
We all know fast food can be a little unpredictable. After all, who can forget recent reports about rat DNA…
Coroner: Caffeine overdose from soda, coffee and energy drink led to teen’s death
Coroner: Caffeine overdose from soda, coffee and energy drink led to teen’s death Diet,Fitness & Wellness May 17, 2017
Excessive caffeine led to the death of 16-year-old Davis Allen Cripe last month, a South Carolina coroner said Monday. Read…
Skin cancer warnings: 3 lessons from a melanoma survivor
Skin cancer warnings: 3 lessons from a melanoma survivor Health May 16, 2017
Norah O’Donnell, host of “CBS This Morning,” will never forget the day her dermatologist gave her the news that she…
Lawsuits claim this weed killer causes cancer
Lawsuits claim this weed killer causes cancer Health May 11, 2017
You'll find it in garages, garden sheds and farms across the country. WSB-TV consumer investigator Jim Strickland looked into claims…
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Powassan virus: How to protect yourself from this rare but deadly tick-borne disease Health May 9, 2017
You've heard of ticks transmitting Lyme disease, but now some of the bugs are passing on a rare virus called…
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Woman’s life saved by 3D-printed spinal vertebrae Health May 8, 2017
An Indian woman facing a future of quadriplegia and even death because of an unusual spinal condition has been restored…
ALERT: Massive recall of Aunt Jemima frozen waffles, pancakes and french toast
ALERT: Massive recall of Aunt Jemima frozen waffles, pancakes and french toast Health May 8, 2017
Aunt Jemima frozen products are being recalled out of an abundance of caution over fears about possible listeria contamination. Read…
10 best places to get a deal on eyeglasses
10 best places to get a deal on eyeglasses Health May 7, 2017
Consumer Reports recently took a close look at eyeglasses retailers, and Costco Wholesale has once again been named the No.…
Johnson & Johnson to pay $110 million after baby powder allegedly caused woman’s ovarian cancer
Johnson & Johnson to pay $110 million after baby powder allegedly caused woman’s ovarian cancer Health May 6, 2017
Baby powder is a common household item, especially for parents. But consumer goods giant Johnson & Johnson just lost another…
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