iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Nausea and vomiting are common symptoms in pregnancy, affecting up to 80 percent of pregnant women. Some studies have suggested that these symptoms, as unpleasant as they are, may be good news for the
The Proger Family/Facebook(FLEMINGSBURG, KY) –Katie Prager, the wife in the real-life ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ marriage, has died from cystic fibrosis just five days after her husband, Dalton, passed away from the same disease. She was
iStock/Thinkstock(ATLANTA) — Thirty-one million, or 28 percent of, Americans 50 and over are inactive beyond the basic movements needed for daily life activities, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The
It’s one of the leading causes of death in America… but odds are you know little or nothing about it.
Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Campbell Soup Company may become the first major U.S. food company to list genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, in its ingredients lists nationwide as it threw its weight behind
archmercigod/iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — The government of the United Kingdom has altered its guidelines for alcohol consumption, declaring that there is “no safe level of alcohol consumption.” The new guidelines set the same guidance for both men and women,
Steven Llanes of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital(MIAMI) — A surgeon was recently able to save an infant’s life thanks in part to a low-cost virtual reality device that allowed him to map out the baby girl’s unique heart.
Christen Sakales(LAND O’ LAKES, Fla.) — Lamaya Sakales is a 10-year-old who has already undergone three open heart surgeries after being born with a congenital heart defect. The fourth-grade student from Land O’ Lakes, Florida, has a
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — If you suspect you’ve been staring at electronic screens more than ever nowadays and that it’s affecting your vision, you’re right on both counts, according to the optical industry representative group The Vision Council.
moodboard/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor The school year is in full swing, and so are the respiratory viruses kids often bring home. Children who suffer from asthma are at a higher risk of