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Brain Scans May Detect Signs of Autism in Infants

Brain Scans May Detect Signs of Autism in Infants

It may be possible to detect autism in babies before their first birthdays, a much earlier diagnosis than ever before, a small new study finds. Using magnetic-resonance imaging scans, researchers at the... »

NJ Girl Spends Valentine's Day Delivering Books
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NJ Girl Spends Valentine's Day Delivering Books

A 12-year-old New Jersey girl spent Valentine's Day delivering more than 1,300 books donated to a children's hospital. »

Firstborns Get Intellectual Advantage Over Siblings: Study

Firstborns Get Intellectual Advantage Over Siblings: Study

Firstborn children are set up for more academic and intellectual success, according to a new study that delved into nearly 40 years of data. Today.com reported that firstborn babies and toddlers started scoring... »

Woman Gives Dog Destined for Dinner Plate 2nd Chance at Life
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Woman Gives Dog Destined for Dinner Plate 2nd Chance at Life

Teresa, a lovable dog, was destined to become someone's meal in Thailand before Karen Quigley, of Gloucester County, rescued the dog. Quigley hopes that Teresa can one day be a therapy dog for children with facial deformities. You can help <a href="https://www.gofundme.com/please-help-teresa-get-medical-care">support Teresa's recovery</a>. »

South Florida Company Turns Cobra Venom Into Healing Treatment
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South Florida Company Turns Cobra Venom Into Healing Treatment

When you think about Cobra venom eventual death comes to mind. A South Florida company is changing the perception of the deadly venom. Nutra Pharma Corp., a biotechnology company specializing in the acquisition,... »

Chris Christie Anti-Opioid Bill to Get NJ Assembly Vote

Chris Christie Anti-Opioid Bill to Get NJ Assembly Vote

New Jersey lawmakers are set to vote on legislation sought by Gov. Chris Christie to help curb the state's opioid crisis. »

Aetna, Humana Call Off $34 Billion Deal
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Aetna, Humana Call Off $34 Billion Deal

Aetna and Humana called off a $34 billion proposal to combine the two major health insurers after a federal judge, citing antitrust concerns, shot down the deal. The announcement Tuesday comes several days after... »

Shoveling Snow Can Be Deadly for Men: Study

Shoveling Snow Can Be Deadly for Men: Study

Men are more likely to have a heart attack after a snowfall, probably from shoveling snow, according to Canadian researchers. NBC News reported that researchers found a slight increase in heart attacks... »

Black History Month: Pioneering CHOP Radiologist
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Black History Month: Pioneering CHOP Radiologist

NBC10’s celebration of Black History Month continues with the story of a pioneer in the field of radiology. She’s at the forefront of groundbreaking medicine that’s diagnosing and operating on babies still in the womb. NBC10’s Erin Coleman share the story of her mom, Dr. Beverly Coleman. »