Scientists testing sweat analysis for cellphone authentication

(NEW YORK) -- Imagine unlocking your cellphone with a drop of sweat?

Dr. Jan Halámek, a biochemist and assistant professor at the University of Albany, and his team are studying that very concept. Halámek believes there is a ... Read More

Identical twins try out 2 trendy diets for 30 days

(NEW YORK) -- A pair of identical twins with the joint goal of losing weight tried out two different trendy diets for one month, and revealed their individual weight loss results live on "Good Morning America" Tuesday.

Lauren Holman and Leila ... Read More

Supreme Court will hear challenge to California pregnancy center law

(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Monday said it will consider whether a California requirement for pregnancy centers in that state to provide information about publicly funded abortion and contraceptive services violates free-speech rights.
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With end to cancer treatment in sight, man celebrates with marching band

(NORCROSS, Ga.) -- In lieu of the traditional ringing of the bell, Josh Libman recently celebrated the upcoming end of his cancer treatment with tubas, drums, flutes, saxophones and pom-poms, all courtesy of the efforts of registered nurse Alane Levy... Read More

How to lower your blood pressure without medication

(NEW YORK) -- The new recommendations on blood pressure from the American Heart Association (AHA) will significantly increase the number of Americans diagnosed with hypertension, particularly in younger age groups.

The number of adult wome... Read More

More than 103 million Americans will have high blood pressure under new guidelines

(NEW YORK) -- The American Heart Association has changed the definition of hypertension for the first time in 14 years, moving the number from the old standard of 140/90 to the newly revised 130/80.

The change is outlined in the American H... Read More

Jeff Sessions sued by 12-year-old girl with epilepsy who wants to legalize medical marijuana

(NEW YORK) -- U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is being sued by a 12-year-old Colorado girl suffering from epilepsy who aims to legalize medical marijuana nationwide.

Alexis Bortell, along with her father and other plaintiffs, including... Read More

-- Father of twins 'fainted' when he discovered his wife is now expecting triplets

(WALDORF, Md.) -- One couple, who welcomed a child in 2011, then twins in 2015, are now expecting triplets next year.

Nia and Robert Tolbert of Waldorf, Maryland, couldn't believe their luck when they discovered at a routine prenatal docto... Read More

How to feed 800 million: The battle over the future of US food aid

(NEW YORK) -- Cornell economist Chris Barrett sometimes shows audiences a photo he took in 2003 of a mother in Kenya holding her thin child.

“He's so undernourished,” said Barrett, whose field research has spanned sub-Saharan A... Read More

Mother of five delivers her own child on way to hospital

(PHOENIX) -- An Arizona woman unexpectedly gave birth Wednesday while en route to the hospital.

At 1:23 a.m. on November 8, Shannon Geise, 31, delivered her own son after pulling over her family SUV near 32nd Street and Union Hills in Phoe... Read More

Kitten named DOG rules the roost among 23 support dogs

(NEW YORK) -- This 6-month-old kitten holds his own among 23 support dogs.

DOG the cat, pronounced dee-OH-gee, isn’t just named after canines, he also thinks he is one.

The friendly feline lives at Read More

Army vet loses 125 pounds on yoga plan of former pro-wrestler Diamond Dallas Page

(NEW YORK) -- After a 2011 semi-truck accident crushed his hip and legs, Buddy Rich's weight increased to over 300 pounds and he fell into a suicidal depression.

“The one thing that stopped me was my daughter,” the Florida mili... Read More

Woman uses year of maternity leave to travel the world with family

(LONDON) -- A London woman is using her maternity leave for her second child to travel the world with her family.

Karen Edwards, 33, is traveling through the U.S., Central America and South America with her husband, Shaun Bayes; their daug... Read More

Real-life Iron Man breaks world record for fastest speed in a jet suit

(READING, England) -- British inventor Richard Browning is a real-life Iron Man.

Recently, Browning, the man behind the 1,050-horsepower, jet-engine flying Gravity suit, set a new world record for the "fastest speed in a body controlled je... Read More