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Doctor On Smart Device Blue Light Study: 'Don't Freak Out'A new study warns that exposure to blue light that comes from smartphones and tablets could lead to vision problems later in life.
Recall Alert: FDA Warning About Two Thyroid MedicationsThe Food and Drug Administration has a new warning and recall about two thyroid medications made by a Chinese manufacturer.
Weed-Killing Chemical Linked To Cancer Found In Some Children's Breakfast FoodsA new report found glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer, in a number of popular breakfast foods and cereals marketed to children.
Mom Warns Others After Mosquito Bite Puts 6-Year-Old In ICU"And so it's breaking all of our hearts to see the spunkiest one out of five brothers down," LoriAnne Surrett said, reading the post no parent wants to write.
A Rising Concern? After Straws, Balloons Get More ScrutinyNow that plastic straws may be headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be deflated?
UC Davis Study Finds Cancer Survival Rates Improving In CaliforniaThe study compared the relative survival rates of people diagnosed with cancer between 1990 and 1994 to those diagnosed between 2006 and 2010.
Teen's Headache Turns Out To Be Rare, Life-Threatening IllnessAn Iowa teen dealing with headaches is now fighting for his life after doctors discovered he was actually suffering from a rare brain disease.
Scientists Accidentally Create Treatment That May Stop ObesityA failed experiment may have accidentally created a new treatment that could allow humans to eat whatever they want without gaining weight.
Too Cute? Colleges, Courts Grapple With The Role Of Companion AnimalsColleges have seen an uptick in the number of registered emotional support animals on campus.
Study: Men Who Wear Boxers More Fertile Than Men Who Wear BriefsAppearance aside, boxers may be the optimal underwear for men aiming to be fathers.
Video: 2-Year-Old With Spinal Issue Is Learning To Walk And Inspiring MillionsTwo-year-old Roman Dinkel was diagnosed with spina bifida, a defect in an embryo’s developing spine, after an ultrasound at 20 weeks.
Limit Screen Time To Protect Your Child's Heart, American Heart Association SaysParents, there's yet another reason to limit screen time for your kids: It could contribute to future heart disease.