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Vaping: The US and UK see e-cigarettes very differently. Here's why

Tuesday  19:12,   17 september 2019

An outbreak of a vaping-related illness in the United States has sickened hundreds, and an epidemic of youth vaping there has been called a "public health crisis." © Joe Raedle/Getty Images Chloe Lamb enjoys an electronic cigarette at the Vapor... >>>

Plumber's $0 invoice for terminally-ill woman goes viral

Tuesday  18:47,   17 september 2019

"It's totally free of charge." These are words you wouldn't normally associate with a broken boiler. © James Anderson That was until a plumber in the British town of Burnley, gained internet stardom after a receipt from one of his jobs went viral.... >>>

Al Roker reveals he'll undergo hip replacement surgery

Tuesday  18:26,   17 september 2019

The number of hip replacements among baby boomers has grown because they want to stay active as they... >>>

A personal trainer advocated fat-shaming because she thinks it 'encourages people to lose weight,' but health and fitness experts disagree

Tuesday  18:05,   17 september 2019

The topic was being discussed after Bill Maher said fat-shaming "needs to make a comeback," and James Corden responded calling it... >>>

Why I Refuse to Feel Guilty for Working Out While My Baby Naps

Tuesday  17:53,   17 september 2019

I never want my daughter to stop doing the things she loves, so I'm leading by example. After having my first baby this past June, I heard it countless times. They're fair words. Sleep deprivation can be torturous, not to mention downright terrible... >>>

Most people don't know the true dangers of HPV

Tuesday  17:47,   17 september 2019

Awareness of HPV and its vaccine are low among American adults—especially men. That's the conclusion of a new study in the journal JAMA Pediatrics, which points to a need for more education about HPV and the vaccine that can prevent it. © Provided... >>>

Actor Sean Hayes: I was my mom's caregiver. Caregivers need our help.

Tuesday  17:44,   17 september 2019

More than 40 million adults in the United States are unpaid caregivers. They need our help managing the ups and downs of caring for loved... >>>

Vaping addiction sent this teen to rehab: What he wants parents to know

Tuesday  16:20,   17 september 2019

"Whenever I was awake, I was vaping. It was just such a habit that I didn't even understand how much I was doing... >>>

California man dies in 7th vaping-related illness as CDC steps up e-cig probe

Tuesday  16:07,   17 september 2019

A California man has become the seventh person to die from a vaping-related illness in the United States as the nation's leading health agency activates emergency operations to better investigate the outbreak of lung injuries associated with... >>>

Richard Engel on difficulty of watching baby son 'pass' by big brother with Rett syndrome

Tuesday  16:00,   17 september 2019

The NBC News chief foreign correspondent says it's been 'tough' to watch baby son Theo's development compared to their older son with Rett... >>>

Looking In Your Eyes May Help Predict Diabetes Development

Tuesday  11:55,   17 september 2019

Researchers from the United Kingdom found that a newly developed biomicroscope can help predict the development of diabetes through a simple eye... >>>

Gold Medal unbleached flour recall: General Mills recalls 120,000 bags

Tuesday  11:55,   17 september 2019

General Mills is recalling about 600,000 pounds of its Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour for possible E. coli contamination. © Matt Rourke/AP Photo General Mills The voluntary recall is for bags with a "better if used by" date of September 6,... >>>

It’s your socks, not your shoes, causing that colony of blisters on your feet

Tuesday  02:45,   17 september 2019

I heard that working out in cotton socks is a bad idea if you're hoping to keep your feet blister-free. A podiatrist confirms as... >>>

There are 2 types of flu shots to choose from: Which one should you get?

Tuesday  02:40,   17 september 2019

One vaccine protects against three strains of the flu, the other protects against... >>>

Girl with visual impairment removes eyepatch in celebratory 'Wonder Woman' photo shoot

Tuesday  01:00,   17 september 2019

Two years after a freak accident damaged the eyesight of a 5-year-old girl, she's got nearly-perfect vision again. And she dressed as a superhero to take off her eyepatch for the last... >>>