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Full moon may disrupt sleep, study says

A study suggests that people tend to get lower quality sleep around the time of full moons, snoozing an average of 20 minutes less than they…

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8 unexpected places you may find lead

Among the population as a whole, the impact on children’s intellectual abilities is substantial. One study estimates that lead toxicity acco…

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Fewer teens are smoking cigarettes

Fewer high schoolers are lighting up than in the last 24 years, the CDC says. Good news, but the smoking alternative might be troubling.

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EpiPens see price spike

Life-saving injections have seen a massive price hike after one drug manufacturer stopped making the devices.

Sunburn Dangers

The dangers of sunburns

Getting a sunburn is not only painful, it damage key parts of our skin which can lead to skin cancer.

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Teen summer driving risks

Summer months are the deadliest for teens on the road. 100 days after Memorial Day see a drastic rise in fatalities.

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Zika threat worries mothers in Brazil

The WHO has reassured athletes and tourists that there isn’t a greater threat of the Zika virus spreading because of the Olympic Games.