Can snacking at night put you at risk for skin cancer?
Eating when we should be sleeping could disrupt our skin’s ability to protect itself from the sun’s harmful rays, researchers now say.
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High school dedicates baseball field to Pete Frates, retires jersey
A prep school in Boston honored one of their heroes on Wednesday, dedicating the baseball diamond to Pete Frates and retiring his No. 3 jersey.
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Harvey floodwaters raise dangerous health concerns
Dr. Ernest Patti, senior attending physician of emergency medicine at St. Barnabas Hospital, explains the risks once the water recedes
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Why it’s difficult to diagnose liver cancer
You know how important your digestive system is to your life, but you might not think about its importance in your normal day to day.
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Groups seek ban on high-dose opioids citing overdose danger
Safety advocates and state health officials are formally calling on the Food and Drug Administration to ban high-dose opioid painkillers to prevent accidental overdose deaths among patients and people who abuse drugs.
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Texas hospital forced to evacuate patients due to lack of water
A Texas hospital was forced to evacuate patients on Thursday due to a lack of water at its facilities.
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Dad’s plea for kidney donor during Disney trip goes viral
A chance encounter between a woman from Montana and a New Jersey dad at Orlando’s Magic Kingdom may help the man receive a much-needed kidney.
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Trader Joe’s issues recall for 3,400 pounds of breakfast sausage
Trader Joe’s has issued a recall for more than 3,400 pounds of chicken breakfast sausage that is sold in 13 states over an undeclared soy ingredient.
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Newborn left in gym bag outside Atlanta medical facility
A newborn baby boy who was found inside of a gym bag with the umbilicord still attached is now being cared for at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
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Indiana man in a coma with confirmed case of West Nile virus
A 64-year-old Indiana man has been in a coma for three weeks after he was admitted to the hospital with a suspected heart attack.
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