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1-year-old boy dies after being left in stifling hot car for over 8 hours
July 16, 2018

ABC News (PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.) — A 1-year-old boy died after being left in a stifling hot car for over 8…

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Dr. Whitney Bowe answers all of your bug spray questions
July 16, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While it can be hard to navigate the evolving world of insect repellent and know what chemicals are…

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Where states stand on legalizing recreational and medical marijuana
July 14, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While marijuana is illegal under federal law, a patchwork of state laws across the country determines where you…

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Girl with 3-D hand closing in on goal of throwing out the first pitch at all 30 MLB stadiums
July 13, 2018

Courtesy Dawson Family(HENDERSON, Nev.) — Hailey Dawson is on a mission. The 8-year-old from Henderson, Nevada, wants to be the first…

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Ebola survivors suffer 'severe' neurological and psychiatric effects, new study finds
July 12, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — People who survive Ebola may suffer “severe” neurological and psychiatric problems long after they recover from the virus,…

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FDA hosts public meeting to make case for oversight on lab-grown meat
July 11, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — In the first steps of introducing a new class of so-called “slaughter-free” meat, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)…

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Roe v. Wade could face legal challenge with new SCOTUS: National Women’s Law Center
July 11, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — President Trump’s appointment of a new, conservative Supreme Court justice could have a major impact on a number of…

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Why the boys freed from a Thai cave can't have their favorite meals yet
July 11, 2018

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — Before a complicated rescue freed 12 boys and their coach, who were trapped inside a Thailand cave, the…

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Cave ordeal likely affected the Thai soccer team's mental health
July 10, 2018

iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. MICHAEL MACINTYRE (NEW YORK) — It took hundreds of volunteers from all over the world to rescue the soccer…

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How forest bathing can help you reduce stress
July 10, 2018

ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — Forest bathing does not require a swimsuit, an actual bath or even water. It does require you…

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