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Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 16:03:09 -0400

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Take These Steps for Safe Swimming

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:50:46 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Swimming can be a great way to cool off during the summer. And it’s a healthy, low-impact aerobic exercise. Yet beyond t...



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Take These Steps for Safe Swimming

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:50:46 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Swimming can be a great way to cool off during the summer. And it’s a healthy, low-impact aerobic exercise. Yet beyond t...



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Learn How the Wrong Peanut Butter Can Kill Your Pet!

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:50:19 -0400

(image) Dogs love peanut butter and pet-lovers know it’s an easy way to get pups to take medication. Veterinarian Courtney Campbell explains that one ingredient in some peanut butters can be fatal to Fido. “Peanut butter by itself is totally safe,” explains Dr. Campbell.



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Tips to Stay Safe in the Sun!

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:40:20 -0400

(image) Save your skin with the right sunscreen applied the right way. Dermatologist Sonia Batra explains how to soak up the rays without endangering your health!



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Dairy-Free Energy Balls

Thu, 25 May 2017 12:40:17 -0400

(image) Want to fuel up like an athlete? Watch this video to learn how to make these easy and delicious dairy-free energy balls.



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Explore the Health Secrets of Tahiti

Thu, 25 May 2017 03:20:23 -0400

(image) Take a tropical adventure – without leaving your couch! Join Plastic Surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon on a journey to the islands of Tahiti to uncover the wellness secrets of this famously healthy Pacific paradise. Chef Lou Wellness cCoach Tuomo and show Dr. Ordon how to make delicious Tahitian specialties, including including a vegan coleslaw, Poisson Cru, a Tahitian version of ceviche, and breadfruit appetizers spread with pesto. Next, Dr. Ordon visits the pineapple fields of Moorea.



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3 Takeaways from the New CBO Score of the Republican Healthcare Plan

Wed, 24 May 2017 23:51:26 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. A much-anticipated analysis of GOP plans to overhaul the Affordable Care Act (ACA) makes it clear that health insurance ...



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3 Takeaways from the New CBO Score of the Republican Healthcare Plan

Wed, 24 May 2017 23:51:26 -0400

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Miranda Kerr Loves Noni Juice - Do The Doctors?

Wed, 24 May 2017 20:00:25 -0400

(image) Supermodel Miranda Kerr reportedly swears by the health and beauty benefits of Tahitian noni juice. But is the tropical beverage really a fountain of wellness?



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Running with the Wolves to Treat PTSD?

Wed, 24 May 2017 20:00:21 -0400

(image) Almost 25 million suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder in the U.S. alone. One woman found a unique way to cope with her PTSD after a traumatic event – by following the call of the wild. After an ex-boyfriend raped Sarah, she developed agonizing PTSD.



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The Health Benefits of Laughing!

Wed, 24 May 2017 20:00:18 -0400

(image) Is a good laugh just what the doctor ordered? Check out a funny blooper from Plastic Surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon’s trip to Tahiti and giggle your way to good health.





The Mounting Evidence Against Diet Sodas

Wed, 24 May 2017 16:07:58 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Many people think of diet sodas as healthy, low-calorie alternatives to sugary drinks. Yet a small but growing body of e...



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The Mounting Evidence Against Diet Sodas

Wed, 24 May 2017 16:07:57 -0400

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Health Benefits of Wine: What It Can (and Can't) Do for You

Wed, 24 May 2017 14:44:37 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. In case you hadn’t already marked your calendar, Thursday, May 25, is National Wine Day. Before you get too carried away...



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Health Benefits of Wine: What It Can (and Can't) Do for You

Wed, 24 May 2017 14:44:37 -0400

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19 People Reveal the Exact Moment When They Knew They Were In Love

Wed, 24 May 2017 12:53:48 -0400

(image) From bird poop to curse words and class time in calculus, it's pretty shocking what actually makes sparks fly these days.



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How to Marinate Meat Safely

Wed, 24 May 2017 11:32:35 -0400

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How to Marinate Meat Safely

Wed, 24 May 2017 11:32:34 -0400

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Quiz: How Much Do You Really Know About a Healthy Pregnancy?

Wed, 24 May 2017 07:00:03 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Every year, almost 4 million babies are born in the U.S. That means millions of new—or soon-to-be—parents want to know w...



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Quiz: How Much Do You Really Know About a Healthy Pregnancy?

Wed, 24 May 2017 07:00:03 -0400

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How to Be a ‘FAB’ Mom!

Wed, 24 May 2017 03:50:19 -0400

(image) The Parenting Lifestyle Expert for CBS Los Angeles, Jill Simonian, is here to tell new moms how to get FAB – Focused After Baby!



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What Trump's Proposed Medicaid Cuts Could Mean For You

Tue, 23 May 2017 22:02:23 -0400

(image) Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget blueprint calls for huge reductions to social safety net programs. In particular, i...



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What Trump's Proposed Medicaid Cuts Could Mean For You

Tue, 23 May 2017 22:02:23 -0400

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Man Falls 1,500 Feet in Freezing Cold – and Lives!

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:00:30 -0400

(image) Ryan’s extraordinary story of endurance and survival began with a weekend climbing trip, and ended in a fight against death. Ryan texted Dave, his dad, to tell him he was going on a two-day climb of Pyramid Peak in the Elks Range near Aspen, Colorado. The next day, search and rescue teams went out, “But they couldn’t send out a full-fledged team because this blizzard had come in.” LaShawn and Dave immediately headed to Aspen to be on hand when Ryan was found.



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Student Saves a Life with Heimlich Maneuver?

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:00:30 -0400

(image) One high-school student may have saved his classmate’s life because he’d just been instructed in the Heimlich maneuver. Would you be able to help a choking victim? “The thing you have to understand is that if you have an object blocking your airway, you can’t talk,” explains ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork.



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Loneliness Hurts – But Can It Kill?

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:00:30 -0400

(image) Forty to 45 percent of adults 65 and older say they regularly or frequently feel lonely – and that could be a deadly. A new UCLA study indicates that being lonely causes the same mortality rate as smoking 15 cigarettes a day. “It’s a crazy statistic,” says ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork.



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His-and-Her Facelifts for Couple in their 70s

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:00:30 -0400

(image) The following material contains graphic images that may be disturbing. Parents are advised that these images may not be suitable for young children.



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Be a Careful Consumer at the Pharmacy!

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:00:30 -0400

(image) ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork looks at seemingly random labeling and pricing of over-the-counter drugs – including examples where the same drug, marketed for two different conditions, has entirely different pricing. Dr. Stork found two boxes of pills in a local drugstore. One in a blue box is marketed as a night-time sleep aid.



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