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Rhino pregnant through artificial insemination could help save subspecies
May 18, 2018

Byrdyak/iStock/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO) — Scientists at a San Diego zoo are celebrating the pregnancy of a southern white rhino named Victoria. The…

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Does chiropractic care help with lower back pain?
May 18, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — About 1 in 5 Americans endure lower back pain, and adding chiropractic treatments to one’s usual medical…

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How to enjoy public pools this summer and avoid the pesky bacteria lurking in the water
May 17, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The unofficial start of summer, Memorial Day, is quickly approaching. Local pools and water parks will beckon. While…

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Boy with Down syndrome shows off epic dance moves after hitting home run
May 17, 2018

Kristine Squitieri Fitzpatrick/Facebook (NEW YORK) — This young baseball player was so excited about hitting a home run, he celebrated with…

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Young American smokers get half of their smoke through hookahs: Study
May 17, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Over half of the tobacco smoke consumed by young American smokers is inhaled through hookahs, and more must…

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Stroke risk could be cut by adding anti-clot drug to aspirin, study finds
May 16, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A stroke can be a life-changing event that can have permanent effects and the risk of having another…

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What parents and educators should know about the 2nd season of '13 Reasons Why'
May 16, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — When “13 Reasons Why” premiered last year on Netflix, the series quickly drew controversy for its storyline centering…

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Beloved teacher who suffered stroke in classroom credits students for saving his life
May 16, 2018

Jack Candini(MILFORD, Mass.) — He may have been scared in the moment, but Milford High School senior William Pointer said it…

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Should we be concerned with second-hand pot smoke, especially around children?
May 15, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Is there such a thing as second-hand pot smoke? We know second-hand tobacco smoke is bad — so…

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Man whose blood saved over 2.4 million babies donates for the last time
May 15, 2018

iStock/Thinkstock(SYDNEY) — An Australian man credited with saving the lives of over 2.4 million babies with his blood made his final…

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