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EPA regulation cuts likely to hurt children most, experts say

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 08:32:42 GMT

Many things a child does -- from playing outside to sprawling out on carpets and lawns -- puts them at greater risk for exposure to environmental hazards such as pollution in the air, pesticides on grass and treatments on rugs.(image)


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Flint water crisis likely the cause of deadly Legionnaires outbreak

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:43:12 GMT

Virginia Tech Professor Marc Edwards released to CNN the unpublished results of a study that show the Flint water crisis most likely caused the deadly outbreak of Legionnaires disease that killed at least 12 people since 2014.(image)


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The fruits and veggies that could poison you

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 08:00:59 GMT

Underneath its spiky exterior, the fruit is smooth, juicy and beautifully sweet.(image)


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Runner: Having narcolepsy is harder than a marathon

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:57:12 GMT

For years, Julie Flygare kept her condition private. She hadn't liked people's reactions on the occasions when she had opened up and shared her story. People thought it was a joke or not important.(image)


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How to talk to kids about being transgender

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:35:41 GMT

What happens when you bring a group of sixth-graders together to meet -- for the first time -- someone who is transgender? You get an easy and honest conversation that speaks volumes about how we can talk to our kids about gender and how much we can learn from their openness.(image)


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Transgender mom ad stirs debate

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:44:12 GMT

An advert challenging the norms of a traditional family in India has gone viral, with more than 9 million views on YouTube.(image)


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Clues to new antibiotics could lie in medieval texts

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:45:14 GMT

For a long time, medieval medicine has been dismissed as irrelevant. This time period is popularly referred to as the "Dark Ages," which erroneously suggests that it was unenlightened by science or reason.(image)


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Will sludge-color packaging deter smokers?

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:16:52 GMT

Can the sight of a greenish-brown color really be enough to deter smokers from reaching for their next pack of cigarettes?(image)


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Prosecutor: 'Brutal' genital mutilation won't be tolerated in US

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:03:20 GMT

Two Michigan doctors and a medical office manager were indicted Wednesday by a Detroit grand jury in the first federal female genital mutilation case in the United States.(image)


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'Plastic bag' womb could help keep premature babies alive

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:31:39 GMT

An artificial womb resembling a plastic bag has been used to keep premature lambs alive for four weeks outside of their own mother's womb and could one day be applied to premature babies.(image)


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What your energy drink can do to your body

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:42:10 GMT

What is it that gives popular energy drinks a boost? Here's a look at some of the most commonly used ingredients in energy drinks, and why health experts are worried that they might be wreaking havoc on your body.(image)


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New evidence says humans were in America much earlier than we thought

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:11:49 GMT

The remains of a mastodon discovered during a routine excavation in California shows there was human activity in North America 130,000 years ago -- or about 115,000 years earlier than previously thought.(image)


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His son's favorite Blockbuster store is closing. So dad built him one

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:07:23 GMT

The 20-year-old has autism and trips to the Blockbuster store were part of his regular routine.(image)


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African-American boy starts book club for kids like him

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:07:38 GMT

Sidney Keys III, 11, started Books n Bros, a book club for 8- to 12-year-olds who get together in the St. Louis area and read -- about stuff they really want to read about.(image)


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School tells this 6th-grader to fix his haircut or face suspension

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:52:22 GMT

Xavier Davis has a pretty simple haircut: two shaved lines on the side. So imagine the family's surprise when the 6th-grader was told his hair cut was a problem.(image)


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Mom writes children's book to explain IVF to her son

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:44:21 GMT

Jo Zmood wanted to find a book to help explain to her son how she brought him into the world.(image)


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PTSD risk may be passed down through our DNA

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:27:22 GMT

Christal Presley considers herself a survivor of the Vietnam War, even though the war ended years before she was born.(image)


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Reading is good for your health

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:48:40 GMT

Clients who seek solace by pouring their hearts out in Alison Kerr Courtney's office don't get rewarded with a Xanax or Prozac prescription. Instead, they walk away with a reading list.(image)


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The next medical innovations that could save children

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:08:35 GMT

What medical advancements may save the lives of our children in the future and are we spending enough on research to find them?(image)


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Opioid epidemic may be underestimated, CDC report says

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:03:31 GMT

Experts say the United States is in the throes of an opioid abuse epidemic, causing 91 overdose deaths each day. Yet the total number of opioid-related deaths may still be underestimated, suggests new research from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.(image)


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