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There Is Growing Evidence That Fasting Diets Really Work

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:10am
The medical community is now saying there are benefits to fasting, beyond losing weight, despite criticized but now gaining scientific endorsement.

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Feast or Famine: Evidence Mounts for Fasting Diets

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 10:26pm
Eat all your favorite foods and still lose weight? Seems almost too good to be true.

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8th Grader Schools Teacher On Body-Shaming

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 8:41pm
Indiana teen's response to homework assignment goes viral. WFIE's Jess Raatz reports.

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Liquid Biopsy Helps Doctors Pick Best Cancer Drug

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 7:10pm
Researchers say they've developed a fast blood test for treating lung cancer than can help guide them to the best drugs for patients.

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Parents Sue NYC Dept. of Ed. Over Violence in Schools

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:12pm
Several New York City parents and students have filed a class-action lawsuit against the city Department of Education alleging the nation's largest school district has failed to protect children from violence and bullying.

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High Schoolers Not Sleeping, Having Accidents

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 2:16pm
High school students who get too little sleep, or too much, are also more likely to drive drunk or take other risks, teh CDC found.

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