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More Americans Breathing Polluted Air

In Your Health News, Over 40 percent of Americans are breathing polluted air. That's according to the American Lung Association's latest state of the air report. It shows 141 million people lived in areas with unhealthy levels of ozone or…

Misusing Prescription Drugs

In Your Health News, A new government report reveals some new statistics about prescription drug abuse in this country. It shows the non medical use of prescription drugs , mostly…

Increase Fiber to Lower Disease Risks

In Your Health News Eating a high fiber diet can help reduce the risk of serious illness and death. That's according to a new study from the World Health Organization. It…

Poor Sleep a Sign of Alzheimer's

Your Health News, A new study suggests poor sleep may be an early sign of Alzheimer's Disease. Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis found older adults who got…

Christmas Deadly for Older Americans

In Your Health News, It's the season for presents, mistletoe and heart attacks! A new study conducted in Sweden finds people are more likely…

Doctors Seeing More Children with Allergies

In Your Health Minute, New research from Northwestern University shows nearly 8 percent of children in he U-S have food allergies. The study also found one in five of those…

Overweight Kids Have Trouble Coping

In Your Health News, Kids who are obese may have more difficulty in school and coping under stress. That's according to a Brown University Survey of nearly…

Kids Not Getting Enough Exercise

  In Your Health News, A new study reveals most children in the U-S don't get enough exercise. Researchers at Nationwide Children's Hospital found only 5…

Eat More Veggies to Cure Diabetes

In Your Health News, people with type two diabetes might benefit from a plant based diet. Researchers in the UK reviewed 11 studies involving over 400 patients…