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Teen vaping popularity keeps growing, parents and schools struggle to curb trend

5 hours ago   |   ABC

The dangers of e-cigarettes use in teens is a health concern for some local school administrators as they see more kids taking up the habit. The head of the FDA has called...
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Early life trauma in men associated with reduced levels of sperm microRNAs

5 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Exposure to early life trauma can elevate risk for poor physical and mental health in individuals and their children. A new epigenetics study in both men and mice posits that...
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Expert: Don't Put Too Much Faith In At-Home DNA Test Health Info

Expert: Don't Put Too Much Faith In At-Home DNA Test Health Info

6 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Popular at-home DNA tests like 23andMe can tell us all about our ancestry. But they can also warn us of medical pitfalls in our family tree. A jar of coins is a...
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All the ways marijuana can hurt your health

All the ways marijuana can hurt your health

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

Over the past six years, nine states and Washington, DC, have legalized marijuana for recreational use. By year's end, four more are set to make smoking a joint as innocent as...
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Netflix's '13 Reasons Why': Still disturbing, to viewers and mental health experts

8 hours ago   |   NBC News

'If an adolescent is going to watch it, they should do so with a parent,' a teen suicide prevention expert said.
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Michael Phelps says mental health is new passion

Michael Phelps says mental health is new passion

10 hours ago   |   WESH

The 23-time Olympic gold medalist announced a partnership with Talkspace, which provides online therapy, and said he considers it a higher calling than anything he ever did as...
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State health officials urge New Yorkers to remember precautions as tick season begins

10 hours ago   |   Times Union

More than 7,500 cases of Lyme disease were reported in New York in 2016, according to state data. Cases from 2017 are still being finalized, but it's safe to say that number...
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LVHN pitches large athletics sponsorship deal with East Penn School District

11 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Lehigh Valley Health Network aims to become a major sponsor of the East Penn School District's athletics department, a title that could earn the district nearly $1.5 million...
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'Barbershop Talk': Avondale organizers create space for men to talk about health

'Barbershop Talk': Avondale organizers create space for men to talk about health

12 hours ago   |   WLWT

Health statistics show men are less likely to talk about their health with others, so organizers are mixing free haircuts with free health advice
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Duluth Teacher Accused Of Criminal Sexual Conduct With Teen

13 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 33-year-old teacher in Duluth has been arrested on probable cause for third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a teenager. According to CBS 3 Duluth , Karla...
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Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

Las Vegas casinos could watch tens of thousands of employees walk off the job after union members voted Tuesday to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1. Read more ...

Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85

Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85

The prize-winning novelist celebrated as a fearless narrator of sex, death, assimilation and fate, died Tuesday night at age 85. Read more ...

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

A New Zealand scientist is leading a team to the lake next month to take samples of the murky waters to conduct DNA tests and determine what species live there. Read more ...

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers. Read more ...

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

The NFL approved a new owner for the Carolina Panthers, passed a rule to eject players who hit with their helmets, and took steps to spice up the kickoff. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at a geothermal plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island. Read more ...

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Police from multiple agencies have responded to an active shooter situation in Panama City. Read more ...

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava flowing from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has claimed another structure, this one close to a geothermal plant. Read more ...