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June 06, 2018 - 5:30 am
(NEW YORK) -- The old adage "everything in moderation" looks like it applies to the balance between drinking and work, too. A new study showed that people with more extreme drinking habits, on either end of the spectrum, are more likely to call in sick to work. While people who said they drank...
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June 05, 2018 - 6:09 pm
(ATLANTA) -- A doctor in Georgia is facing backlash from patients who have accused her of using their bodies as props without their permission as she recorded music videos in the operating room. "To see that video, with my flesh being cut without a straight line -- and [her] dancing while cutting...
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June 05, 2018 - 5:50 pm
(NEW YORK) -- For people suffering distress after experiencing a serious trauma, it can be hard to find any relief. Post traumatic stress disorder has been reported to feel like being trapped in a room without any exits and can cause trouble with everyday activities like sleeping or functioning at...
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June 05, 2018 - 4:37 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency says it has settled with Magnolia Homes of the HGTV show "Fixer Upper" for violating rules related to lead-based paint. Paint made with lead is no longer used in new homes but the EPA has rules to prevent chips or dust from lead paint from...
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June 04, 2018 - 5:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- If you’re hitting the road this summer, you don’t have to leave your workout routine at home. You also don’t have to leave your favorite clutch out of your luggage to make room for exercise gear, nor do you have to rely on a hotel gym to break a sweat. Here are 10 pieces of portable...
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June 03, 2018 - 4:00 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found that women with early-stage breast cancer may be able to avoid chemotherapy. Researchers say that running a genetic test on a sample tumor can identify women who can safely skip chemotherapy. Those patients would only...
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(Credit: Katie Marie Photography) Newlyweds Justin Boisvert Sabrina Raposo dance on their wedding day, April 20, 2018.
June 02, 2018 - 1:43 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A groom, who once hesitated telling his bride that he was diagnosed with cerebral palsy for fear she'd reject him, broke down into tears when he saw her walk down the aisle. Justin Boisvert, who was born with the congenital disorder that often affects movement and posture, met his now...
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June 01, 2018 - 3:14 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce killed five people and sickened 197 across 35 states, a new Center for Disease Control report says. Among those who fell ill, 89 people were hospitalized. The first death was announced in early May in California. The new CDC...
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June 01, 2018 - 2:46 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A deadly virus that spreads to humans from contact with infected bats, pigs or other people has in its latest outbreak killed 17 of 18 people confirmed to be infected and has led to the quarantine of 1,400 people in their homes. The new outbreak of the Nipah virus in the state of...
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May 31, 2018 - 7:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The day after finally returning to the gym you may “feel like you’re dying.” Achy, burning muscles can be a sign that you are getting stronger. But taken to an extreme, that feeling may be your body telling you that you are in danger. A Texas teen learned that the hard way recently...
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