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May 08, 2018 - 9:36 pm
(NEW YORK CITY) -- What should men do about prostate cancer screening? For years, men were urged to get a blood test looking for prostate-specific antigen (PSA), which can be elevated by prostate cancer. Then, in 2012, the United States Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF), a government-...
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ABC News
May 08, 2018 - 8:02 pm
(NEW YORK CITY) -- Sweaty athletes are often seen in commercials reaching for a sports drink for rehydration or electrolyte replacement. Yet many public health organizations are warning that sports drinks are a source of empty calories, excess sugar and increased sodium in growing children. Are...
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May 08, 2018 - 9:21 am
(NEW YORK) -- After multiple reports of inappropriate content on YouTube over the past year, “Good Morning America” wanted to take a closer look at the site. How often do kids end up seeing inappropriate content on the video platform? We talked with a group of Philadelphia-area tweens and their...
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Keila Anavisca
May 08, 2018 - 8:05 am
(NEW YORK) -- A mother and her two daughters collectively lost more than 150 pounds over the past year. The trio started their weight loss journeys without knowing the others were losing weight too. “My sister texted me out of the blue asking what I thought of Weight Watchers , because I had done...
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May 07, 2018 - 5:19 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A form of ecstasy, the illegal club drug known for its a euphoric high, may be able to help people with post-traumatic stress disorder. The pure chemical form of the drug, known as MDMA, is showing potential for therapy. Approximately 7 percent of people in the United States will...
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May 07, 2018 - 8:36 am
(NEW YORK) -- Many brides -- future-royal Meghan Markle, included -- begin wedding planning months in advance to make sure their big day is picture perfect. But what should they do to make sure their skin looks flawless, too? "Good Morning America" spoke to dermatologist Whitney Bowe and celebrity...
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Mary Beth LaRue
May 07, 2018 - 7:14 am
(SILVERLAKE, Calif) -- "He is supposed to be my first child." For 34-year-old Mary Beth LaRue of Silverlake, California, and her foster son, 'Baby A,' this Mother's Day will be both of their firsts. LaRue and her husband Matt Aporta came to the idea of adoption after finding out last May that IVF...
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