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The counties where the anti-vaccine movement thrives in the US

In 18 states, parents can choose to exempt their children from vaccines for nonmedical 'philosophical' or 'personal belief' reasons. Read more



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Amy Schumer posts about pregnancy struggle

Actress and comedian Amy Schumer reveals in an Instagram post that she is in the hospital suffering from a condition called hyperemesis. Read more

These bikes can reach speeds over 80 mph

Every year cyclists at the World Human Powered Speed Challenge gather along a 5-mile stretch of highway in Nevada in a bid to break speed r… Read more

Police Violence Is A Public Health Issue, Says National Health Group

Conjoined Bhutanese twins separated after six-hour surgery

Conjoined twins who flew nearly 6,000 miles for a life-changing operation have been separated by doctors in Australia. Read more

The counties where the anti-vaccine movement thrives in the US

In 18 states, parents can choose to exempt their children from vaccines for nonmedical 'philosophical' or 'personal belief' reasons. Read more

Thanksgiving hosting hacks

These Thanksgiving tips and tricks can help make the celebration extra special this year-- and cut down on stress for the host! Simple Mason jar centerpieces give the table a festive feel without breaking the bank. Combine a few sprigs of greenery, fresh cranberries and a votive candle. Read more

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More danger, more pay? America’s 15 deadliest jobs

Do deadlier jobs pay more?  Read more

The top 10 cities where people rarely go to the doctor

Routine doctor’s visits should be a key component of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Instead, trends in the data suggest the opposite. Read more

The 25 states with the most credit card fraud

Credit card fraud is at an all-time high. Read more

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10 myths about health savings accounts

When you're choosing a health plan for the year-- whether you get coverage through your employer or on your own-- one option may be a high-deductible plan that makes you eligible to contribute to a health savings account. There are a lot of misconceptions about how HSAs work. Health savings accounts offer a... Read more

Poor diet linked to post-traumatic stress disorder

Courtesy of Loma Linda University. A study published in the journal Brain, Behavior, and Immunity shows that adolescent rats who consume a diet high in saturated fats have a harder time coping with stress as adults. Moreover, researchers from Loma Linda University in California found that the areas of... Read more

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts: Drinking coffee linked to lower risk of rosacea

Q: My mother has rosacea, and I'd like to avoid it if possible. Is there any way to prevent it? A: Rosacea is a skin disorder that causes a pink or red discoloration on the cheeks. Read more