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9 Out of 10 People Breathe Polluted Air: WHO

9 Out of 10 People Breathe Polluted Air: WHO

Nine out of ten people worldwide live in areas where air pollution exceeds guidelines, the World Health Organization said. The pollution puts these people at higher risk for heart disease, strokes and cancer. »

Baby Born With DNA From 3 People, in Medical First

Baby Born With DNA From 3 People, in Medical First

Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people - the mother, the father and an egg donor. The goal was to prevent the child from inheriting a... »

Report: Rate of Newborns With Drug Problems Up 250 Percent

Report: Rate of Newborns With Drug Problems Up 250 Percent

A new state analysis of Pennsylvania hospital data shows the rate of infants born with drug abuse problems rose 250 percent from 2000 to 2015. »

Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business

Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business

Pfizer will not split into two publicly traded companies, a decision that, at least for now, ends Wall Street speculation over the drugmaker's future. The company said Monday it believes it is best positioned... »

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. He runs a racing team and a foundation. He's raced a sailboat using his chin. »

Aetna to Make Apple Watch Available to Large Employers, Individuals

Aetna to Make Apple Watch Available to Large Employers, Individuals

Aetna announced that it will be making Apple Watches available for large employers and individual customers during open enrollment season. The health care services company said the new initiative will... »

Largest Loggerhead Sea Turtle Washes Up on Jersey Shore
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Largest Loggerhead Sea Turtle Washes Up on Jersey Shore

A giant turtle being cared for at a South Jersey marine stranding center is making quite the impact. »

Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths
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Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths

It's dreaded by moms-to-be but morning sickness is actually a good sign — for the baby, a government study shows, confirming common pregnancy lore and less rigorous research. Women with nausea early in... »

A Rare Bipartisan Agreement Reached, Briefly, on Abortion

A Rare Bipartisan Agreement Reached, Briefly, on Abortion

Abortion rights advocates and opponents in Congress reached a rare bipartisan consensus at a Friday hearing: Both sides agreed on the effectiveness of a ban on federal abortion funding. »