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#TooYoungToVote but not too young to hope?

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:36:43 GMT

During this most unusual of presidential campaigns, I've had the pleasure of spending time with tweens and teens who may be #tooyoungtovote, but who are not too young to be focused on the issues they care about most.(image)

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What issues teenagers are most concerned with in election

Mon, 09 May 2016 12:20:29 GMT

Kelly Wallace ask teenagers about the issues they are most concerned with this election season.(image)

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High school debate champs critique the second presidential debate

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 15:16:17 GMT

Who better to critique the presidential candidates after their second showdown than a group of champion high school debaters who clearly know a thing or two about winning an argument?(image)

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New screen time rules for kids, by doctors

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:06:59 GMT

Digital media exposure for children of all ages should be limited, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics.(image)

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The dos and don'ts of posting about your kid online

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:30:25 GMT

Posting about your children on social media can have some benefits, but there are many potential harms too, researchers caution.(image)

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Meet the baby who was born twice

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:50:48 GMT

Margaret Boemer went for a routine ultrasound 16 weeks into her pregnancy with her third child. She quickly found out that things were far from routine.(image)

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An Airbnb for those who need it the most

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:17:37 GMT

"Helping others is a human instict and when you see something that really affects you, you want to do something about it," the creator, Amr Arafa, says(image)

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Teachers take #BlackLivesMatter stand

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:52:17 GMT

Thousands of Seattle teachers made for an inspiring sight when they wore Black Lives Matter shirts en masse to reinforce their commitment to black students in their public schools.(image)

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How your mouth is linked to your migraines

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:46:03 GMT

The microbes in your mouth may be linked to your migraines, and they hold new clues to why certain foods trigger the pain in your head.(image)

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Do brain-training exercises really work?

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:09:53 GMT

As scientists butt heads over brain-training programs, a new review paper suggests that there's little evidence supporting their effectiveness.(image)

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Surgeons use nose cells to repair damaged knee joints

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 03:28:36 GMT

Swiss surgeons successfully used an experimental technique, which includes harvesting cells from the nasal septum, to repair damaged knee joints in patients. Two years later, these patients report improvements in pain and knee function, according to a study published Thursday in the journal The Lancet.(image)

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Do you mukbang? It's the new form of 'social eating'

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:55:30 GMT

A couple sit together for breakfast, their plates piled high with vegan sausages, broccoli and rice, what they consider a typically vegan meal.(image)

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Bride loses 100+ pounds after engagement pic wake-up call

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:52:17 GMT

What would it take for you to change your life? For Texas woman Haley Smith, a single joyful moment became a wake-up call.(image)

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One day she learns CPR. The next day she saves a man's life

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:50:47 GMT

Good thing Danette Purvis paid attention in that CPR class she took. She ended up putting those new skills to work to save a man's life the very next day.(image)

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Hot flashes may be in your genes

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:55:38 GMT

Do you know the feeling of being a little flush in the face or hot under the collar? If you're an older woman, the memory alone may make you feel uncomfortable -- and hot. But hope may be on the horizon.(image)

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Costume clash: Superheroes surpass princesses this year

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:37:10 GMT

Every year, kids are asked a simple question: "What would you like to be for Halloween?"(image)

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Parents find campaign offers teachable moments

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:40:14 GMT

Some of the most important topics that we should be discussing with our children are often the toughest, and sex and sexual assault are definitely in that category.(image)

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Boston's once-toxic river flows to your beer mug

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:07:07 GMT

Would you drink a beer originating in what used to be one of the most polluted rivers in the country?(image)

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President Obama's workout playlist

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:36:59 GMT

The notoriously devoted exerciser-in-chief, President Obama refuses to sweat in silence. Here's his top 10 favorite workout tunes.(image)

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Drug reverses one baldness type; is male pattern next?

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:24:10 GMT

In his mid 40s, Mike Thomas went bald. Not a "little bald spot in the back" kind of bald or "receding hairline" kind of bald, but almost totally and completely bald. He was diagnosed with alopecia areata, an autoimmune disease, and he was devastated.(image)

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What this itsy bitsy virus took from a spider

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:52:06 GMT

A research team discovered venomous spider-like DNA hidden within a virus, which shapes the scientific understanding of how viruses could be used as therapeutic tools.(image)

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New hope in superbug fight: Tasmanian devil milk

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:55:30 GMT

Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck's occasional enemy, the voracious Tasmanian devil, may pose a threat to something we'd actually like to see disappear from this planet: the superbug.(image)

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Paid leave: What are the chances of a national law?

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 06:07:16 GMT

For the first time in a presidential campaign, both the Democratic and Republican nominees have put forward plans calling for mandated paid leave.(image)

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Could tasty food bars replace dreaded colonoscopy drink?

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:25:50 GMT

Food bars and smoothies to take before a colonoscopy have been developed, and are scheduled to enter phase 3 trials next year.(image)

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Drinking two sweetened drinks per day? You could be doubling your risk of diabetes

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:14:46 GMT

Drinking two or more sweetened drinks per day could greatly increase your risk of diabetes, according to new research.(image)

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Colorado marijuana increasing THC levels

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:18:54 GMT

More than two years after Colorado began selling marijuana for recreational use, cannabis consumers have access to pot that is more potent than ever.(image)

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STD rates reach record high in United States

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:09:26 GMT

There were more reported cases of sexually transmitted diseases last year than ever before in the United States, according to the latest STD surveillance report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.(image)

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Firefighter races to fiery car accident, only to discover his son is the victim

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:51:41 GMT

A Minnesota volunteer firefighter responded to a fiery car accident and found out his own son was the victim.(image)

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Pregnant? Been to Miami-Dade recently? Get tested for Zika

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:10:44 GMT

Pregnant women who have "lived in, traveled to, or had unprotected sex with someone who lived in or traveled to Miami-Dade County" since August 1, 2016, should be tested for the Zika virus, the Centers for Disease Control said Wednesday.(image)

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