(SPRINGBORO, Ohio) -- Some parents despair at the thought of their kids leaving home. But not Vicky and Jeff Piper.The Springboro, Ohio, couple was so looking forward to their youngest child leaving for college, they celebrated with a pho...

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BY: DR. ANNA CHACON (NEW YORK) --  Young black men expect increased scrutiny, surveillance and even direct targeting when in areas that have more white people than they typically encounter, a study has found.Researche...

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(NEW YORK) -- Iskra Lawrence is a 27-year-old body positive model and activist on a mission to change the world.You may recognize Lawrence from her many lingerie campaigns with Aerie, American Eagle Outfitter’s intimate apparel bran...

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(NEW YORK) -- Supermodel Miranda Kerr says she drinks it every morning and actress Busy Philipps has talked about it with her 1.1 million Instagram followers.Speaking of Instagram, you’ve probably seen it all over your feed....

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BY: DR. RICHA KALRA (NEW YORK) -- Thinking positively is often good for brain health -- but a new study shows it's important to proceed with caution.Positive thoughts seem to increase connections between regions of...

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BY: DR. EDITH BRACHO-SANCHEZ and DR. RICHA KALRA(NEW YORK) -- Adults who hold back-and-forth conversations with young children rather than just talking to them may be helping to strengthen connections between the language...

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(EMPORIA, Va.) -- A 6-month-old boy died after being left for hours in a hot car in a parking lot outside a Domino's restaurant in Virginia, police said.The baby's mother, an employee at the Domino's in Emporia, Virginia, had dropped off...

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(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the first time ever has green-lighted a birth control app to be marketed as a method of contraception.The app, Natural Cycles, calculates when a woman is most likely to be fertile us...

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(NEW YORK) -- Being expected to check work email during non-work hours is making employees, as well as their significant others, experience higher levels of anxiety, a study shows.Researchers from Virginia Tech surveyed 108 employees work...

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(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Recently, Dr. Jamie Peyton received a phone call from a fellow veterinarian at the California Department of Fish and Wildlife regarding a yearling bear cub that sustained severe, third-degree burns on her paws and feet. In add...

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(NEW YORK) -- Men's bodies may respond better to low-calorie diets than women's, a new study showed.A study in Denmark recruited more than 2,000 people who had pre-diabetes -- meaning high blood sugar, but not yet diabetes -- to look at h...

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(NEW YORK) -- Breastfeeding in public is legal in all 50 states, but a mother in New York discovered her town required breastfeeding be limited to "designated areas."That code went unnoticed and unchanged in Hempstead, New York, for more...

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(NEW YORK) -- Encouraging people to eat a variety of foods, also known as dietary diversity, may actually backfire, according to a new scientific statement by the American Heart Association.The suggestion that people try to eat a variety...

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(NEW YORK) -- Maria Jordan MacKeigan had never met a person with Down syndrome until her own daughter, Jordan Grace, was born with the chromosomal abnormality four years ago.Now MacKeigan is making sure her daughter and all kids with disa...

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