Health

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September 24, 2017 - 2:20 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Researchers have developed an antibody that attacks 99 percent of HIV strains. The "tri-specific" antibody is a combination of three antibodies, which allows it to attack three parts of the virus. As part of the study published in Science , 24 monkeys were injected with HIV. None...
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September 22, 2017 - 3:25 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- Avoiding refined sugar may be a challenge for most Americans, but Byron Paidoussi and Whitney Cole, the owners of Fitness and Fuel LA, regularly look for alternatives. In the tenth and final episode of ABC News' "Healthy Living for Summer" series, we asked them for some tips. "We...
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Girl Scouts of Central Indiana
September 22, 2017 - 10:24 am
(NEW YORK) -- Last April Melina Lakey was riding home from a movie with her parents when their SUV clipped a drainage ditch and rolled over six times, landing on its roof. The 9-year-old was pulled to safety by her dad, Jeff Lakey, who was driving. When Melina saw that her mom, Ashley McCollum-...
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September 22, 2017 - 9:27 am
(QUEENSLAND, Australia) -- As if running a marathon weren't enough of a feat, one dad pushed a stroller the entire way. For Troy Austin, an Australian man who is an Ironman competitor and triathlete as well as a marathon runner, the exertion of pushing the stroller wasn't so much physical as...
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September 21, 2017 - 7:25 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Tom Brady's claim that staying ultra-hydrated helps protect him from the sun's rays is raising eyebrows on social media. "When I was growing up, and playing outside in the sun, I got sunburned a lot. I was a fair-skinned Irish boy, after all. These days, even if I get an adequate...
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September 21, 2017 - 9:17 am
(NEW YORK) -- Taking cheat days, or breaks, while dieting may actually help aid weight loss, according to a new study from Australian researchers. The small study looked at two groups of obese men who participated in a four-month diet requiring them to restrict calorie intake by one-third. What to...
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(Credit: Shari Jackson Link / Shari Link Designs) Shari Jackson Link of Fayetteville, N.C., painted positive messages in the girls' bathrooms at Fayetteville Academy to "inspire them to be nice."
September 20, 2017 - 3:49 pm
(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) -- These aren’t your ordinary middle school girls’ bathrooms. The colorful messages covering the walls at Fayetteville Academy in North Carolina are spreading positivity, inspiring the girls to “be kind always.” Shari Jackson Link, a local artist and mom of two, said she...
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