Health

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December 15, 2017 - 3:56 pm
(FLINT, Mich.) -- More than 20 preemies in the NICU at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Michigan, got a magical visit from Santa ahead of the holidays. “It’s really special because you can’t take your little guys or girls to see Santa,” Amy Sparks, a mom to twins who were born 10 weeks early, told...
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December 15, 2017 - 2:13 pm
(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) -- After a Rhode Island dad heard that his 6-year-old daughter, who has alopecia, said she didn't love herself because she didn't have hair, he decided to show her how unimportant hair really is. Dave Sylvaria's wife, Chelsea, told him last week about the troubling conversation...
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December 14, 2017 - 5:14 pm
(AMARILLO, Texas) -- Texas resident Rebecca Boening was driving on Dec. 8 when she felt her blood sugar level dropping. Boening, who is diabetic, began "sweating and shaking," she told ABC News. "My heart was racing, which are all symptoms for low blood sugar," she said. She immediately pulled off...
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December 14, 2017 - 2:15 pm
(CHICAGO) -- A 4-year-old Chicago boy is inspiring others to share the gift of reading after thousands watched him read 100 books in one day on Facebook Live. Caleb Green committed himself to reading 100 different books last Saturday, including his favorites about Ninja turtles and dogs. When ABC...
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December 13, 2017 - 12:16 pm
(PARIS) -- Banning cellphones in French schools was one of the promises made by Emmanuel Macron during his campaign to become president of France last spring. Six months after he won the election, the French president and his government are trying to enact the new measure for the start of the next...
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December 13, 2017 - 11:54 am
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a new warning against consuming raw cookie dough as Christmas cookie season gets underway. While the potential risks of consuming raw eggs have are widely known, the FDA's new warning highlights the potential risks of consuming flour...
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