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Jenny McCarthy, Engagement

Jenny McCarthy’s Engagement Ring: All the Details on Her 10-Karat Yellow Sapphire Stunner!

Michael Simon We’ve got all the exclusive details on Jenny McCarthy‘s engagement ring! Earlier today, the 41-year-old View co-host announced she is engaged […]

Kris Jenner

Kris Jenner Hospitalized for "Precautionary Reasons"—Get the Details

Mark Davis/Getty Images Kris Jenner had a bit of a health scare Wednesday, but fortunately, everyone’s favorite momager is in good hands. The […]

Orlando Bloom

Orlando Bloom Charms His Way Out of a Ticket, but Emma Roberts Gets Pulled Over for Eating a Bagel?!

AKM-GSI Orlando Bloom may break hearts, but he apparently doesn’t always break for stop signs. The 37-year-old heartthrob was quickly pulled over Wednesday […]

Obsessive-Compulsive Thoughts

17 April 2014

The unwanted thoughts that are typical of obsessive-compulsive disorder are actually experienced by nearly everybody from time to time. A new international study surveyed nearly 800 university students in 13 countries. All were asked if during the prior 3 months they had experienced an unwanted thought, image, or impulse ranging from wanting to hurt somebody […]

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FDA Approves Tanzeum to Treat Type 2 Diabetes

17 April 2014

FDA NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: April 15, 2014Media Inquiries: Andrea Fischer, 301-796-0393, andrea.fischer@fda.hhs.gov  Consumer Inquiries: 888-INFO-FDA FDA approves Tanzeum to treat type 2 diabetes The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Tanzeum (albiglutide) subcutaneous injection to improve glycemic control, along with diet and exercise, in adults with type 2 diabetes. Type […]

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Brain Scans Might Spot Potential for Recovery from Coma

17 April 2014

Related MedlinePlus Pages TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Brain scans could help identify comatose patients who have the potential to wake up, a new study suggests. Bedside tests are currently the standard means of trying to assess whether or not a comatose person will make some form of recovery. But up to 40 […]

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Nonwhites Exposed to More Air Pollution

17 April 2014

Related MedlinePlus Page TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Nonwhite Americans are exposed to 38 percent higher levels of nitrogen dioxide air pollution than whites, a new study shows. Nitrogen dioxide comes from sources such as power plants and car exhausts, and this type of air pollution is associated with asthma and heart disease, […]

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Study Links Casual Marijuana Use to Changes in Brain

17 April 2014

Related MedlinePlus Pages TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Young people who occasionally smoke marijuana may be rewiring their brains, with their pot use causing structural changes to brain regions related to motivation, emotion and reward, a small study says. Recreational pot use by a small group of young adults caused significant changes to […]

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Certain Thyroid-Related Diseases May Vary by Race

17 April 2014

Related MedlinePlus Pages TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Race appears to be a factor in determining a person’s risk of developing autoimmune thyroid conditions such as Graves’ disease or Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, a new study says. African Americans and Asians are much more likely to develop Graves’ disease than whites are, according to the […]

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Family Dog Can Help Kids with Autism

17 April 2014

Related MedlinePlus Pages TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Children with autism may find the “unconditional” love of the family dog a real help, a small new study finds. Researchers at the University of Missouri interviewed 70 parents of children with autism. The investigators found that nearly two-thirds owned dogs, and that 94 percent […]

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Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds

17 April 2014

Related MedlinePlus Pages TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Women who are overweight or obese when they get pregnant may be at increased risk for miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death, researchers say. The danger is greatest for severely obese women, who appear to have about double or triple the risk of losing their baby, […]

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At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finish

17 April 2014

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Just one tiny misstep at mile 15 of the Boston Marathon last spring ruined any chance of amputee runner Jeff Glasbrenner breaking four hours. He stumbled over a pothole, opening a cut where his running blade attached below his right knee. Glasbrenner cursed his luck as he stopped every mile […]

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Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary

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17 April 2014

BOSTON (AP) — Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city’s resilience in the face of a terror attack. “This day will always be hard, but this place will always […]

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