(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control is expanding its warning over romaine lettuce tainted with E. coli. The lettuce is responsible for at least 53 people falling ill, including 31 hospitalizations, in 16 states.The CDC had ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Lawmakers have become more vocal about their support of legalization of marijuana, including talking about it on the campaign trail and in the halls of Congress.
It's a move that comes in the wake of a majority ... Read More
(FLINT, Mich.) -- A judge has denied a man's request to resume the program that distributed free bottled water to the residents of Flint, Michigan.
The case involved a Flint man who said his home’s tap water is contaminated ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- We know that carrying around extra weight puts your heart health at risk. New research presented on Friday to the European Society for Cardiology shows that the location of your fat is just as important as ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Some were warned by a parent before every health care encounter. Some heard it from a doctor. Others remember an uncomfortable reaction. Around one in 10 people are told at some point in their lives that ... Read More
(BOSTON) -- Riding a bike for most kids is a rite of passage, but for kids with special needs attending the bike camp at Emerson Hospital, it’s like a dream come true.
For 8-year-old Chloe, who has a form ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A new study in Australia looked at how much junk food advertising kids were exposed to and the numbers were staggering.
Food advertising can directly affect the types of foods that children actually eat, The World ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- A woman who alleges that she was misdiagnosed by doctors because of her weight is sharing her story.
Rebecca Hiles, 28, said she was told by doctors that her health problems were related to ... Read More
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(LONDON) -- A British man has been jailed for life after being found guilty of deliberately trying to infect 10 men with HIV.
Prosecutors alleged that Daryll Rowe, 27, infected five men through unprotected sex, and attempted ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The key to crushing your fitness goals may come down to something as simple as changing the time of your workout.
If you want to run faster and lift heavier, research shows you should hit that ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- “Someone told me daddy is gross. He isn’t gross. He is a hero,” said the oldest daughter of Michael Verardo, a wounded veteran who is missing a limb.
Verardo lost his leg in 2010 ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A new study shows that even a mild head injury, commonly called a concussion, makes veterans more likely to get Parkinson's disease later on in life. This is the same type of injury suffered by many ... Read More
(RED OAK, Texas) -- One selfless 6-year-old has cut his long hair for kids in need.
Daniel Williams grew his hair out for two years so another child who's experiencing hair loss due to cancer, alopecia and other ... Read More
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(LONDON) -- The father of a terminally-ill British baby who has been denied further treatment had a private audience with Pope Francis on Tuesday, during which he asked for help to save the child.
In a tweet ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Checking your blood pressure is a mainstay of every medical checkup. Now, there's some new medical advice on this seemingly mundane part of a wellness visit to the doctor.So, what's the new medical advice?
Get ... Read More