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Your kids actually want you to talk to them about sex
Wed, 24 May 2017 15:50:57 GMT
When Avital Norman Nathman's son was about 3, she says, he freaked out after he walked in on her changing a sanitary pad. So she decided to have an age-appropriate conversation about menstruation with him right then and there.
Want more affection in your relationship? Have more sex
Thu, 25 May 2017 07:46:45 GMT
Want to have a more affectionate relationship with your life partner? Carve out time to have more sex. That's the takeaway of a series of four studies of committed couples in both the United States and Switzerland.
73% of sunscreens don't work as advertised
Tue, 23 May 2017 08:16:52 GMT
No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise
Mon, 22 May 2017 07:37:28 GMT
Deaths from Alzheimer's disease in the US have risen by 55%, says CDC
Fri, 26 May 2017 14:59:53 GMT
The rate of people dying from Alzheimer's disease in the United States rose by 55% over a 15-year period, new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows.
Graco recalls more than 25,000 car seats
Thu, 25 May 2017 15:01:06 GMT
Graco is recalling more than 25,000 car seats that might not adequately restrain children during a crash.
Deputy, EMTs exposed to opioids get medical treatment
Thu, 25 May 2017 12:33:27 GMT
A Maryland sheriff's deputy and two emergency medical technicians received treatment for possible heroin and fentanyl exposure after responding to a drug overdose.
1 dead and 9 hospitalized with botulism after eating nacho cheese sauce
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:02:31 GMT
One person is dead and nine others were hospitalized after they contracted botulism from eating contaminated nacho cheese sauce at a gas station outside of Sacramento, California, state and local officials said.
Should the FDA prohibit filtered cigarettes?
Wed, 24 May 2017 07:49:11 GMT
Light cigarettes falsely ease smokers' fear of lung cancer, say researchers from the Ohio State University.
Tick bite temporarily paralyzes 3-year-old
Mon, 22 May 2017 23:22:32 GMT
They tried for 17 years to have a baby. Now they have sextuplets
Fri, 26 May 2017 14:03:35 GMT
Sextuplets are very rare. Nearly four million babies were born in the US. The number of quintuplets or higher? Only 24.
Cannabis compound slashes seizures in kids with rare epilepsy, study finds
Wed, 24 May 2017 21:23:00 GMT
This is what it's like to be struck by lightning
Thu, 25 May 2017 13:46:22 GMT
The Ethiopian politician who landed the WHO top job
Wed, 24 May 2017 18:49:45 GMT
An African national has been voted to head the World Health Organization for the first time in the agency's history.
Botulism outbreak suspected at federal prison
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 21:46:30 GMT
Botulism is believed to be the cause of an outbreak of severe illness that has affected 20 inmates at a federal prison in Mississippi, the Federal Bureau of Prisons said Thursday. More than a dozen inmates remain hospitalized. Test results for the toxin are pending. Investigators believe the inmates became ill as a result of drinking homemade alcohol.
Trump's budget cuts children's health insurance program
Wed, 24 May 2017 07:22:32 GMT
President Donald Trump's budget plans to cut the Children's Health Insurance Program by at least 20% over the next two fiscal years and slash Medicaid, which covers millions more children.
A teen took his life; now his family is suing his school and the police
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:12:05 GMT
Corey Walgren committed suicide hours after his family says police and the school threatened him.
Summer pregnancy may raise gestational diabetes risk
Thu, 25 May 2017 09:05:02 GMT
Researchers have identified a new possible risk factor for gestational diabetes: being exposed to hot outdoor temperatures in the month before giving birth. According to a new study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), in one geographic region in Canada, the rate of gestational diabetes varied more than 3% between the coldest times of year and the hottest.
Is chocolate good or bad for health?
Thu, 25 May 2017 17:58:39 GMT
Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward.
The solar eclipse is coming -- and it's $2,000 for a grand view
Wed, 24 May 2017 14:32:22 GMT
Oregonians are set to be the first ones in the United States to witness the solar eclipse and some have paid a whopping $2,000 for a simple luxury: unobstructed views.
Michael Brown's mom will finally receive her high school diploma
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:19:45 GMT
Lesley McSpadden told CNN she felt her son's presence while she worked toward her degree. "I know that he's been my angel through this all and I know that he's proud of me."
Extreme course obstacle races, for families
Fri, 26 May 2017 10:03:22 GMT
We've all seen posts by those crazy friends doing an obstacle race -- mud runs where they jump into icy pools of water, climb over high walls and army crawl under barbwire. Pure torture. Now you can sign up for these -- and bring the children!
Nathan's and Curtis beef franks recalled
Fri, 26 May 2017 15:08:08 GMT
If you plan to grill out this holiday weekend, be sure to check your hotdogs to make sure they are not on the recall list. Nathan's and Curtis Beef franks are impacted.
Man behind the Ice Bucket Challenge drowning in medical bills
Fri, 26 May 2017 09:05:29 GMT
Pete Frates lies on life support in the bedroom of his house with his care costing somewhere between $85,000 and $95,000 every month
Report: A drink a day tied to higher breast cancer risk
Tue, 23 May 2017 08:08:44 GMT
The viral Internet stunts parents should know
Wed, 24 May 2017 09:35:15 GMT
It's a tale as old as time: We see a lot of people wearing/doing/saying something and we want to try it, too. Back in the day it was saying "Bloody Mary" into a mirror at slumber parties. Today, it means viral social media stunts. Though adults get caught up, too, kids are especially susceptible to peer pressure and FOMO (fear of missing out). To them, what was once a double-dog dare is now a popular YouTuber eating a hot pepper just to see what happens.
Home-canned potatoes to blame for botulism outbreak
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:40:42 GMT
Local and state health officials say potato salad made with home-canned potatoes is to blame for the more than 20 cases of botulism in Lancaster, Ohio, last week. All of those who are sick ate at a potluck dinner at Cross Pointe Free Will Baptist Church on April 19.
Does a microcurrent facial really lift your face?
Fri, 26 May 2017 07:38:40 GMT
Girl grabbed by sea lion is getting meds to avoid disease
Fri, 26 May 2017 21:38:29 GMT
The girl pulled in the harbor by a sea lion in a heart-stopping viral video is on antibiotics to avoid contracting a dangerous bacterial disease from the sea lion's mouth.
What is botulism, and how does it kill?
Thu, 25 May 2017 20:02:06 GMT