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John Kerry’s Wife Leaves Boston Rehab Hospital

The wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has walked out of a Boston rehabilitation hospital after successful treatment for a seizure she experienced earlier this month.

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Parents Need to Regulate How Much Their Teens Sleep in the Summer

Many teenagers might be enjoying summer by staying up late at night and sleeping in the next morning. But parents shouldn't let that become a habit.

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Some Spray Sunscreens May Ignite Near a Flame

U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials warn that certain spray sunscreens may ignite if they get too close to a flame.

The FDA says some sunscreen spray products contain flammable ingredients such as alcohol which will ignite if they get close to an open flame

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Skipping Breakfast Could Lead to a Heart Attack

Harvard researchers say a study of older men found that those who regularly skipped breakfast had a 27% higher risk of a heart attack than those who ate a morning meal.

Experts weren't certain but said that people who don't eat breakfast are more likely to be hungrier later in the day and eat larger meals, making the body process a larger amount of calories in a shorter amount of time

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Skin Aging is Slowed Down Using Sunscreen

We think of sunscreen as a way to block those harmful rays at the beach, but one recent study suggests that using sunscreen daily slows the aging of our skin! Indoors or out, applying sunscreen everyday results in fewer wrinkles and protects our skin from visible signs of aging! What a great bargain compared to the price of expensive skin creams!

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Sunday is National Ice Cream Day

National Ice Cream Day is Sunday. If you want to celebrate without so much guilt, keep those portions under control. A kiddie cup is actually an appropriate portion of ice cream.

Doctors with the Cleveland Clinic say if you choose a cone instead of a cup, go with a cake cone

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Researchers Have Found a Link Between Smartphones and Obesity

A new study is uncovering a link between smartphones and obesity.

Kent State University researchers say college students who use their phones for the majority of their waking hours have much lower fitness levels than those who don't

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How Much Can a Human Body Sweat? Could You Run Out?

The answer is no.

Researchers say the body has about three-million sweat glands and a person working out aggressively sweats out about 0.7-to-1.8-liters each hour. The factors that influence how long it would take you to run out of sweat are your size, physical fitness, and hydration level

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Heat Increases Bacteria

A quick way to cool off on a hot, summer day is to jump in a lake or river for a swim. But, the longer the heat is on, the better chance for the water to become contaminated.

Doctors at the Cleveland Clinic say warmth encourages bacteria to grow

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Drinking Water Can Make You Smarter

A new study finds drinking water may improve mental performance on certain brain tests.

To find this, researcher asked 34 adults to abstain from eating and drinking at 9 PM the night before they came into the lab for testing

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