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Safety Experts Release New Booster Seat Ratings

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released its latest safety ratings for booster seats on Tuesday. Twenty of the 23 seats earned the highest rating. The IIHS said the seats would provide a good... »

Senators Call for 'Independent' Crumb Rubber Turf Study

Two senators have urged federal officials to lead an "independent investigation into the health risks of crumb rubber" turf, a surface made of recycled tires used on playgrounds and athletic fields across... »

NorCal Restaurant at Center of Shigella Outbreak Reopens

The San Jose restaurant that was ground zero for last month's Shigella outbreak reopened Thursday afternoon. The Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Health gave the green-light to Mariscos San... »


Thousands Will Gather for Heart Walk

Thousands will gather Saturday morning to raise awareness for the No. 1 killer of Americans, heart disease. Click here for information on the 2015 Philadelphia Heart Walk »


Free Yoga for Veterans

Anyone can benefit from yoga. Vai Sikahema sits down with Mike Huggins and CJ Keller to talk about how yoga can change the lives of veterans. Get more info on Yoga for Veterans »


Drive-Thru Flu Shots in Lehigh Valley

Lehigh Valley Health Network is offering free drive-thru flu shots at Dorney Park in Allentown on Saturday. »


Heart Walk Fights Heart Disease

This weekend people are taking the fight against heart disease to the streets when the American Heart Association host their Heart Walk Saturday, in South Philadelphia. »

Teen Obesity Surgery Benefits Last at Least 3 Yrs: Study

The largest, longest study of teen obesity surgery shows huge weight loss and health gains can last at least three years, and many say it's worth the risks. "I feel awesome. It's like a new life," said... »


Boy With Autism Saves Classmate With Heimlich, Says He Learned It on 'SpongeBob'

A 13-year-old boy with autism says he performed the Heimlich maneuver on a classmate at his New York City school after learning the technique from "SpongeBob SquarePants." The Staten Island Advance reports... »