(WASHINGTON) -- Testing is still at a small scale, but U.S. Navy researchers are encouraged by their work to develop new firefighting foams that do not contain the "forever chemicals" known as PFAS, that at high levels have been linked to increased h...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration announced a plan Friday that would require hospitals to disclose negotiated rates with insurance companies in an effort to increase transparency for consumers. "This will have a trem...

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(NEW YORK) -- It was late March in 2017 when Madalyn Massabni flew home from college to spend her 19th birthday with her mother.Dawn Massabni, a mom of two from Rumson, New Jersey, said she was looking forward to celebrating with Maddy, whose...

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(NEW YORK) -- We all want to live healthy lifestyles, and many of us follow along with the latest medical research.Getting large amounts of people to join research studies, however, can be a different story.“Clinical trials test...

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(UXBRIDGE, Mass.) -- Nicholas Corapi needs a new kidney, and his school is rallying around him while he waits for the perfect match.The 10-year-old's mom, Kim Corapi, told Good Morning America that when he was born he was in kidney f...

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(NEW YORK) -- Despite the pressing health concerns associated with climate change, only about half of 101 countries surveyed by the World Health Organization had national plans in place to address those problems, and fewer than 20% of those plans hav...

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(NEW YORK) -- More people in the United States are dying from antibiotic-resistant infections than previously believed, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a...

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(JACKSON, Mo.) -- Meet Narwhal, a perfectly healthy rescue puppy with a surprising physical feature that makes him extra special.The 10-week-old furball who was rescued by Mac's Miss...

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(GENEVA) -- The world's first Ebola vaccine is finally approved, a critical move that opens the door for its use in countries at high risk for the infectious disease.Just 48 hours after the European Commission granted marketing authorization...

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(HAMILTON, Ohio) -- A Catholic high school in Ohio will drug test all of its student beginning in January 2020.Stephen T. Badin High School, located in the city of Hamilton, will launch the required testing as part of its health and wellness...

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(NEW YORK) -- When 20-year-old Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce died unexpectedly in early July, fans were stunned to learn it was from having a seizure in his sleep. Just four months after his death, his family and friends are coming togeth...

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(NEW YORK) -- Romar Lyle’s dream job was becoming a police officer, and now thanks to a nearly 200-pound weight loss, his dream has become a reality.Lyle grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and said he and his friends sometimes would have th...

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(FRESNO, Calif.) -- When a Fresno, California, mom's children were acting up, she, at first, wasn't quite sure what was behind it."Was it sugar or lack of sleep?" Molly DeFrank asked herself.DeFrank then notice they were particularly...

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(DETROIT) -- A Michigan teen was facing "imminent death" when he received a historic double lung transplant as a result of a vaping-related illness, doctors said. A Michigan teen was facing "imminent death" when he received a historic double...

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