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Obese Youngsters With Asthma Have Worse Symptoms

  In Your Health Minute, Obesity may worsen asthma symptoms in children. That's according to a new study of nearly 40 thousand children hospitalized for asthma. Kids who were obese…

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Making headlines once again, Colin Kaepernick is causing an uproar with his lawsuit against all 32 NFL owners. Mallory Hagan shares viewer responses to the news during #TrendingTopics. Follow Mallory: Facebook Twitter Instagram

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In the wake of allegations against Harvey Weinstein, actress Alyssa Milano asked women to tweet "Me too" in response to sexual assault and harassment in an effort to share the gravity of the problem. The concept…

Vitamin D Screens for Children

  The A-A-P advises against routine vitamin D screening in otherwise healthy children. This includes overweight or obese kids who often have low vitamin d levels. Pediatricians…

Women Still Do Most of the Housework

  Many couples do have conflict when it comes to dividing childcare and household tasks. Now a new study finds men are often having fun while…

More Americans are Now Obese

    In Your Health Minute , the latest on America's obesity epidemic. New government data reveals nearly 40% of adults and 20% of American children were…

Light Therapy Effective for Depression

  Exposure to bright light therapy may ease depression in people with bipolar disorder. The study at Northwestern Medicine included 46 patients. Those who spent up to 60 minutes during…

Ebola Vaccine Safe and Effecctive

    In Your Health Minute, we might not be hearing much these days about ebola in the media but, researchers have been working hard on a vaccine for the deadly virus.…

It's True. Relationships Affect the Heart.

  In Your Health Minute, the ups and downs of marriage could be linked to heart disease in men. British researchers tracked changes in cardiovascular risk factors for…

Flu Season Continues into the Fall

In Your Health Minute, the latest on the summer flu season. Researchers with the Centers for Disease Control say flu activity was…

Going Inside a Virtual Operating Room Soothes Anxiety

    A virtual reality tour of an operating room might help ease anxiety in children facing surgery. Researchers asked a group of kids to watch a four minute virtual reality video showing a penguin visiting the operating room. The…

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