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5 Self-Defense Tips for Women Returning to College

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:41am
Security consultant Avital Zeisle says women can protect themselves by becoming harder targets, mainly by being more aware of their surroundings.






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Utah Mom Held as Newborn Dumped in Trash Fights for Life

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 4:29am
Alicia Marie Englert, 23, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of attempted murder. The baby girl was in critical condition at a Salt Lake City hospital






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Connecticut Health Honcho Named Healthcare.gov CEO

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 4:36pm
Kevin Counihan, who headed up Connecticut’s successful health insurance exchange, has been named CEO of Healthcare.gov.






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Daughter of body image advocate slams brand for her 'drastically altered' modeling photos

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 1:44pm
Declaring "My body is a size 8, not a size 4," an Australian model and daughter of a body-image expert is blasting a swimwear company for posting a photo she says was "drastically altered" without her permission. After collaborating Aug.






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A Safer Pill Dispenser

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 12:58pm
A Mississippi man has invented a device that prevents pills from spilling out of bottles, where kids may find and eat them from the floor. WDAM's Jeff Daley reports.






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Up in Smoke: WHO Urges Stiff Regulation on E-Cigarettes

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 12:20pm
The World Health Organization recommended Tuesday that nations regulate electronic cigarettes and ban them from use indoors.






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Mom Creates Beautiful Photos For Girl Born Without a Hand

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:34am
Life didn’t have a fairy tale beginning for 5-year-old Violet Spring, so her mom is making sure her childhood is full of whimsy and joy.






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Mistakes Parents Should Avoid During the School Year

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:25am
Does the start of your kid’s school year give you a case of the jitters? Here are three common school mistakes and how you can avoid them.






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We Pay Hundreds of Millions for Gunshot Victims: Study

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:23am
A new study found that uninsured gunshot victims are more likely to die from their wounds at the hospital than victims with insurance.






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Little Triathlete Pushes, Pulls Brother Through Race

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 9:26am
Eight-year-old Noah and 6-year-old Lucas recently competed in their second triathlon, with Noah helping Lucas the whole way.






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VA: No Proof Delays Caused Hospital Deaths

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 9:04am







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Can a Nail Polish Protect Against Date Rape Drugs?

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 8:54am
Students at North Carolina State University are developing a nail polish that can detect so-called date rape drugs by changing colors when it comes into contact with them.
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Nail Polish Can Detect Date-Rape Drugs

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 8:52am







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Ebola Anxiety: Americans Fear 'Large Outbreak' Coming to U.S.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 4:50am
What people believe is not even close to the actual reality, a new survey suggests.






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Let Them Sleep In: Docs Want Later School Times for Teens

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 7:31pm
Your teenager wants to sleep later and now his doctor agrees.






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'Sleep Drunkenness' May Be More Common Than Thought

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 4:05pm
One in seven Americans occasionally experiences disorientation upon awakening that may last from five to 15 minutes, a new study finds.






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Once-Obese Texas Girl Returns to School 'Reborn'

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 2:41pm
A Texas girl, 50 pounds lighter after obesity surgery, returned Monday to school, where a nurse stood ready with emergency medicine and a needle.






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Two Ebola Outbreaks Put Health Workers Most at Risk

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:59am
Global health officials are now rushing to put out two Ebola outbreaks – the West African epidemic and a new one in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Two Ebola Outbreaks; Health Workers Most At Risk

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:59am
Global health officials are now rushing to put out two Ebola outbreaks – the West African epidemic and a new one in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Sent My Kid to College

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:27am
From money matters to flaky friends to dining dilemmas, parents give advice for families sending their kids to college.






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