Average person needs 0.36 grams of protein per day for each pound of body weight, expert says

(NEW YORK) -- High-protein diets are all the rage. Look on grocery shelves and you will probably find protein bars, protein powder or other foods with labels proclaiming that it is "high-protein."
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A third of US adults say they or someone they know has used fertility treatments: Study

(NEW YORK) -- Forty years after the first ever “test tube baby” Louise Joy Brown was born, 33 percent of American adults report using fertility treatment or knowing someone who used fertility treatment to have a baby, according to a new s... Read More

Bode Miller's wife Morgan Beck speaks out about her baby daughter's tragic drowning

(NEW YORK) -- Just over five weeks since losing her baby girl in a tragic drowning death, Morgan Beck Miller spoke at length on Tuesday about raising awareness for water safety and how she hopes no other parent will have to go through what she has en... Read More

New study claims urgent-care clinics may over-prescribe antibiotics

(NEW YORK) -- Coughing, headaches, runny noses. Nobody likes to feel sick, so they turn to a doctor for advice.

With people more frequently turning to urgent cares and retail clinics to seek healthcare when they get sick, experts are start... Read More

Donating vacation time to new moms is a trendy co-worker baby shower gift

(NEW YORK) -- Forget the traditional office pool to buy a coworker who is expecting a baby a car seat or stroller.

The new trend is to give a pregnant coworker some of your own vacation time to add days to her maternity leave.

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Woman stung 200 times after being swarmed by thousands of killer bees expected to survive

(LOS ANGELES) -- It was a scene straight out of a horror movie -- a woman covered from head to toe in a shroud of angry killer bees.

They attack her eyes and nose, crawling into her mouth when she opens it to scream. The stings only intens... Read More

Less than half of US school districts test drinking water for lead: Report

(WASHINGTON) -- Only 43 percent of school districts in the United States test for lead in drinking water used by students in 2016 or 2017, according to a federal government report released Tuesday.

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1-year-old boy dies after being left in stifling hot car for over 8 hours

(PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.) -- A 1-year-old boy died after being left in a stifling hot car for over 8 hours, officials said.

The 17-month-old was found in a car in a Pembroke Pines, Florida, parking lot Friday, Pembroke Pines Sgt. Adam Feiner ... Read More

Dr. Whitney Bowe answers all of your bug spray questions

(NEW YORK) -- While it can be hard to navigate the evolving world of insect repellent and know what chemicals are safe to be lathering on your children, it's also imperative that you remember the bug spray if your family is spending time outdoors thi... Read More

Where states stand on legalizing recreational and medical marijuana

(NEW YORK) -- While marijuana is illegal under federal law, a patchwork of state laws across the country determines where you can and cannot legally smoke pot.

Vermont’s law legalizing the recreational use of marijuana went into effe... Read More

Girl with 3-D hand closing in on goal of throwing out the first pitch at all 30 MLB stadiums

(HENDERSON, Nev.) -- Hailey Dawson is on a mission.

The 8-year-old from Henderson, Nevada, wants to be the first person to throw out the first pitch at all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums across the US.

And, she's well on her ... Read More