(LOS ANGELES) -- For years, Justin Cho's family thought they simply had a happy kid who liked to laugh, even when nothing funny happened."Ever since he was an infant he would giggle and it would be very ... Read More
(NEW YORK) — Julianne Hough hopes being vocal about her struggle with endometriosis will help more women feel comfortable talking about their own experiences. In an interview with People
, she talked about her diagnosis.
"When I was ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Taking birth control pills has previously been associated with several non-contraceptive benefits. But now, a new study shows the pill can help protect women from certain cancers for decades after a woman stops taking it.
"This ... Read More
School District of La Crosse
(LA CROSSE, Wis.) — A high school freshman from Wisconsin has been hailed as a hero by his community after he performed the Heimlich maneuver on a fellow student who was choking on his lunch ... Read More
(NEW YORK) — The white working class in the U.S. has bucked a global trend of improved mortality rates in recent years as a host of factors including suicide, opioid addiction and alcohol-related liver disease have increasingly claimed lives. ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- More women who were diagnosed with cancer as teens or young adults are surviving -- and many are having children of their own.
But their path isn't always easy. A new study published on Thursday in ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A teen born with a birth defect that prevented him from walking is now getting used to moving around on his own thanks to state-of-the-art prosthetic devices.
Christian Calamuci, 17, was born in South Africa with ... Read More
(WILMINGTON, N.C.) -- A Wilmington, North Carolina, mom took the day of her daughter's adoption as an opportunity to recognize the many people who were part of the journey.
"I met her the day she came into foster care," ... Read More
(BOSTON) -- A once-prominent drug executive was convicted today of racketeering and fraud but acquitted of murder for his role running the company that allegedly produced contaminated medicine that caused a deadly outbreak of infections including meningitis in 2012. ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A warning by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has raised new concern about breast implants risks and the possibility of developing a rare form of cancer called anaplastic large cell lymphoma, or ALCL.
Here's ... Read More
Alcovy Pet Rescue
(ATLANTA) -- An abused shelter dog is starting a new chapter in life at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport customs department.
Murray the beagle came to the Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter more than a year ago, and ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Two years after falling in love on season 11 of The Bachelorette
, Kaitlyn Bristowe and her fiance Shawn Booth sat down with ABC News' Good Morning America
to discuss their future together and Bristowe's ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Health care experts doubt that the amendments added Monday night to the Republican health care bill will change top-line numbers estimates from the Congressional Budget Office
about how many people will be uninsured under the proposed bill ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A photo of two women and a baby boy has touched thousands on social media.
Australian mom, egg donor and surrogate Melissa Holman posted the photo to the Facebook page of Constance Hall, a popular ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Infant mortality in the U.S. declined 15 percent between 2005 and 2014, according to new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Mortality rates fell for four out of the five leading causes of ... Read More