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New superfood, at-home workouts among hottest wellness trends to watch in 2018

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — If you kick off 2018 by drinking a smoothie made with moringa and nondairy yogurt after working out at home, you will be right on trend. ThoseRead More

Rigorous diet can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, study finds

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Some people with Type 2 diabetes were able to put the disease in remission without medication by following a rigorous diet plan, according to a study publishedRead More

College student raises $220K for St. Jude Children's Hospital after pledge on Twitter goes viral

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iStock/Thinkstock(PULLMAN, Wash.) — A college student whose tweet about her attempt to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Hospital went viral is learning the power of social media. Danni Messina,Read More

Two toddlers hospitalized after ingesting opioids in separate incidents

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Two New York City toddlers ingested drugs and were revived with Narcan in unrelated instances that occurred hours apart in the Bronx. Edgardo Rodriguez, 20, was chargedRead More

Despite decades of cancer treatment progress, black and white survival rates remain different: CDC

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Despite years of improvements in cancer care, the disease still disproportionately kills black people, according to three sobering new reports from a study funded by U.S. Centers forRead More

Parents of teen who died after getting wisdom teeth pulled accept $2M settlement

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Galleger Family(MINNEAPOLIS) — A Minnesota family whose vibrant and active daughter died after going into cardiac arrest while getting her wisdom teeth pulled agreed to a more than $2 millionRead More

9-year-old's heartfelt video on life with autism

Thumbnail for 841246, N.C.) — A 9-year-old boy’s self-narrated video about life with autism has now gone viral on the internet. George Yionoulis, who lives in Raleigh, North Carolina, opens up aboutRead More

Woman loses nearly 80 pounds by cooking meals at home in an Instant Pot for one year

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Brittany Williams(NEW YORK) — A California woman lost 77 pounds in one year after she made a New Year’s resolution to cook all of her family’s meals at home. “IRead More

Mom sounds off on why she doesn't always respond to text messages

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Juggling the Jenkins(NEW YORK) — Tiffany Jenkins has a message for the friend who wants to know why she didn’t respond immediately to her text message. “Because I don’t haveRead More

Dramatic video shows Georgia officer resuscitating 29-day-old infant

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Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department(SAVANNAH, Ga.) — A Georgia police officer is being called a hero after resuscitating a 29-day-old infant this past Friday. Dramatic body camera video shows Officer WilliamRead More