Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:10:34 GMTKatie Danziger, a mom of three in New York City, remembers when her daughter, a college senior, called last year as there were demonstrations around racial issues on campuses across the country.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:15:50 GMTAllison Busch-Vogel, a lawyer and mom of three in South Orange, New Jersey, was so devastated by Donald Trump's victory and Hillary Clinton's defeat in the presidential race, she couldn't get herself to work for three days after the election.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:02:26 GMTAs the prospect began to sink in of losing access to free contraceptives if the health law is repealed or replaced, women have reportedly been racing to get IUDs or stockpile birth control pills before President Barack Obama leaves office.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:28:16 GMTObamacare eliminated the costs and out-of-pocket expenses for Americans wanting preventive health care services -- including mammography and colonoscopy, both tests able to detect cancer.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:09:49 GMTEven before President Elect Donald Trump suggested Obamacare was in jeopardy, Republican cries of "replace and repeal" inspired some states to protect the no-cost contraceptive benefit guaranteed under the federal bill.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:42:11 GMTAlready having a hard time keeping your New Year's resolutions?
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:25:42 GMTFor the past three years, BethAnn Telford has trained for a grueling athletic achievement, the World Marathon Challenge. It's seven marathons on seven continents over seven days. An ambitious goal, but not her biggest challenge.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:15:06 GMTSeventeen-year-old Rebecca Schofield has three months to a year to live, doctors say. The bold Canadian teen in Riverview, New Brunswick, has cancer, and a final request.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:21:11 GMTThe Food and Drug Administration warned pet owners Wednesday that dogs, cats and other animals may die if exposed to skin cancer creams. It may be sold under the names Carac, Efudex and Fluoroplex, all of which contain the active ingredient fluorouracil, also known as 5-FU, and it may be a danger to pets.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:59:44 GMTStudy after study will say adding fish to your diet is a healthy move.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:14:05 GMTWhen Emily McDowell was battling Hodgkin's lymphoma 15 years ago, she got sick during chemotherapy, lost her hair and was called "sir" by Starbucks baristas.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:55:24 GMTA toxic handler is someone who often helps others manage their stress and emotions, but it can become unhealthy if you internalize the woes of others and don't get any support in return, experts say.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:48:02 GMT
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:51:03 GMTIt's a familiar sound: the whistle through the air over eastern Aleppo as another bomb falls from the sky.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:06:04 GMTNearly one-third of Chicago-area gunshot victims were treated outside of a trauma center and some of them might have been under-treated, a new study finds. Other experts question the findings.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:02:11 GMTWhether you like it or not, cartoon faces, stomping flamenco dancers and applauding hands have now entered your social life, albeit digitally.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:54:45 GMTThe plot of my only recurring nightmare goes like this: I'm back in college and have not attended one of my classes all semester (usually math or science), and now a final exam is imminent.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:17:01 GMTIn 2013, Kelly A. Kyanko gave birth to her second son. During labor, her doctors became aware of "a very small complication," she said -- nothing too concerning, but doctors wanted a pediatrician in the room during the delivery.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:11:10 GMTThe Affordable Care Act threw a number of life-savers to vital but financially troubled rural hospitals. And its full repeal could signal their death knell.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:34:15 GMT
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:02:47 GMTThe first thing Jiang Wang does when she wakes up in the morning is check on her daughter to make sure she's breathing clean air.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:45:35 GMTAnyone who has tried to lose weight and keep it off knows how difficult the task can be.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:07:13 GMTFor a select few apple lovers in the US, a Golden Delicious slice will no longer turn brown as the first genetically modified apples are expected to go on sale early next month.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:14:12 GMT
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:49:23 GMTCongressman Tom Price is President-elect Donald Trump's pick for secretary of Health and Human Services. If confirmed by the Senate, Price would oversee 11 divisions, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration and National Institutes of Health.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:08:03 GMTIt was a first for the entire world: Using a controversial in vitro fertilization technique, doctors in Kiev, Ukraine, helped a previously infertile couple conceive and deliver a baby girl. Some critics say, for genetic reasons, the use of this IVF method should have been restricted to producing a baby boy.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:29:57 GMTFollowing the hospitalization of three football players, Oregon has suspended the football strength and conditioning coach, and the new head coach has issued an apology.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:49:21 GMTMold is everywhere; it grows wherever there is moisture. Hidden inside a toddler's favorite toy, though, it can deliver quite a shock to an unsuspecting parent.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:38:25 GMTFinding the right blood pressure may not be so straightforward, with new guidelines tackling a controversial question for many older adults on blood pressure medications: How low should you go?
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:24:49 GMTChildren born dependent on heroin and other opiates may be more likely to perform poorly academically as they get older compared to children who aren't born addicted, according to a new study by Australian researchers.