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Study: Diabetic Heart Attacks And Strokes Falling

NEW YORK (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting. 724 more words


Its time we revisit how sexual education is talked about within the school system. Things like safer sex practices and abstinence should be taught within an educational setting to inform adolescents about the subject of sex. 442 more words

Sex Education

Study Finds Produce, Restaurants Most Likely To Give Consumers Foodborne Illnesses

There’s now another compelling reason to eat at home rather than going out. And if you’re preparing a meal at home make sure you wash your produce. 578 more words

Unknown Causes of Birth Defects

Birth defects affect roughly 3% of all children born in the United States. Birth defects often begin during the first 3 months of pregnancy for reasons unknown. 439 more words

Birth Defects

Your Uterus Will Thank You

When I see a fat woman, I want to grab her and shake her. Doesn’t she know that being fat puts her at risk not only for developing endometrial cancer but cancer of the breast, colon and rectum, esophagus, gallbladder, kidney, pancreas and thyroid? 581 more words