Health News

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April 27, 2018 - 2:29 pm
(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- A Nashville, Tennessee, woman traveling to Stuttgart, Germany, thought she had a case of food poisoning after she forgot to ask for a vegetarian meal on her flight. Turned out, she was actually in the early stages of labor. Tia Freeman, who said she did not know she was...
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April 26, 2018 - 9:42 pm
(NEW YORK)-- More children are being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Their new numbers now show that autism affects one in 59 children, an increase from previously reported one in 68 children. Dr. Walter...
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April 26, 2018 - 6:25 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Have you ever wanted to participate in a charity run, but don't actually want to run very far? This might be the race for you. A group in Boerne, Texas is hosting "The Boerne 0.5K," a 0.3 mile race, and it's being billed as a "running event for the rest of us." The "very fun, tongue-...
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April 25, 2018 - 8:10 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, plans to exercise his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in a civil lawsuit involving adult film actress Stormy Daniels, according to court documents. Cohen submitted the declaration in a court filing in...
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April 25, 2018 - 6:42 pm
(NEW YORK) -- You're never too old for Disney. This week, a group of 24 nursing home residents from three states will be vacationing in the most magical place on earth. This marks the fifth time that Disney World's Magic Kingdom is the destination for Signature HealthCare seniors on vacation. "We...
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April 25, 2018 - 5:49 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Teen birth rates in the U.S. are at an all-time low and continue to decline -- with a significant drop of about two-thirds over eight years -- but the comparatively large number of teens having babies remains a concern. The number of new mothers aged 10 to 14 years in the U.S. hit a...
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April 25, 2018 - 3:18 pm
(HOUSTON) -- President George H.W. Bush honored his late wife’s passion for literacy by wearing socks with books on them to her funeral last weekend. The socks were a gift from 22-year-old John Cronin, an entrepreneur with Down syndrome who serves as the co-founder and “Chief Happiness Officer” of...
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April 25, 2018 - 7:48 am
(NEW YORK) -- Nanny to the stars Connie Simpson, also known as Nanny Connie, shared an interesting tidbit about her celebrity clients. She told Good Morning America that they're just like the rest of us. "They’re parents too, and I love each individual person the same," she said. "What I’ve learned...
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