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Drink More and Chase Away Diabetes?

Some good news if you enjoy a daily cocktail. A new Danish study finds frequent drinkers have a lower risk of diabetes. In fact, men who…

Medical Mistakes a Serious Problem

Parents and caregivers will do anything to help a sick loved one feel better. But a new study finds more Americans are accidentally making matters worse by taking…

Men Not as Fertile Today

      Researchers are finding men are significantly less fertile than men were just 40 years ago. Researchers analyzed 185 previous studies involving almost 43-thousand men. From 1973 to 2011, both sperm concentration and overall sperm count declined more…

High Schoolers Football Head Trauma

      A new report shows just how dangerous football and repeated blows to the head can be.  Researchers at Boston University studied the brains of deceased former football…

Two Month Old Bitten by a Tick

  A family was vacationing in Wisconsin for the 4th of July. They were sitting on a porch when the mother spotted a tick on her baby.   "There was…

Flip Flops Not Good for Your Feet

  Flip flops are the go to summer shoe. But you might want to consider putting them aside for the sake of your foot. Podiatrists at Wake Forest…

U-S gets First Opioid Court

  Rural Georgia and Alabama are among the places seeing a surge in opioid addiction. Buffalo, New York is struggling with a crisis losing one person every…

More People Driving While Sleepy

We hear a lot about the dangers of drunk driving. But poor sleep can also affect your safety behind the wheel. Researchers in Australia found alcohol levels within…

First Time Brain Damage is Reversed

    From dancing , laughing and talking to lifeless. Two-year-old Eden Carlson nearly drowned in her family's pool in 2016 causing serious brain damage. Kristal Carson, Eden's mother said ,…