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These are the best times to exercise to lose weight

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iStock/Thinkstock(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 fasterRead More

Wife of wounded veteran wrote book to explain amputations and injuries to children

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Paul Morigi/Getty Images(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 isRead More

Even a mild head injury increases risk for Parkinson's disease, veterans study shows

Thumbnail for 868476 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. ThisRead More

6-year-old boy grows out his hair for 2 years, donates 14 inches to kids in need

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Jennifer Williams(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’sRead More

Pope Francis meets with father of terminally ill British baby denied further treatment

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Christopher Furlong/Getty Images(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 askedRead More

Here's why you need to start asking your doctor to check your blood pressure twice

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iStock/Thinkstock(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 toRead More

Opioid takedown in West Virginia and Michigan leads to dozens arrested

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iStock/Thinkstock(HUNTINGTON, W.V.) — More than a dozen people, including two major distributors, were arrested in a major crackdown on the opioid drug trade Tuesday in West Virginia and Michigan involvingRead More

What to know about diverticulitis, after Sen. John McCain's surgery

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Mark Wilson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — On Monday, the office of Senator John McCain released a statement saying he was admitted to the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Arizona and underwent surgeryRead More

How to make celeb chef Marcus Samuelsson's spring chicken salad recipe

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ABC(NEW YORK) — Celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson shared an original, seasonal salad recipe on “Good Morning America” today. This recipe from the head chef of Red Rooster in New YorkRead More

The downside of squeaky-clean skin: Why you’ve probably been washing your face wrong

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) —Dr. Whitney Bowe, the author of “The Beauty of Dirty Skin,” shared with “Good Morning America” her top tips for clear skin from her new book. Here, theRead More