“Sesame Street” to introduce TV fans to Julia, a Muppet with autism

(NEW YORK) — Next month, viewers of Sesame Street will be introduced to Julia, a Muppet with autism.

The new character with red hair has been present on digital properties and printed works for some time. Now she'll get her ... Read More

High school senior creates 'We Dine Together' so no student eats alone

(BOCA RATON, Fla.) -- One student at Boca Raton Community High School has created a new student group called "We Dine Together" so that no student has to eat alone at lunch.

Denis Estimon immigrated to the U.S. from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, when... Read More

Deputy helps girl build snowman while mom with cancer recuperates

(COLUMBIA, S.C. ) -- A South Carolina deputy's act of kindness brought a smile to a little girl's face.
Miyah Washington, 12, was building a snowman by herself when Chris Blanding of the Richland County Sheriff's Office stopped his patrol car an... Read More

7-year-old boy paralyzed in car accident 'dances' again

(NEW YORK) -- A young boy who was paralyzed by a car accident is 'dancing' again.

Bruce Mansy, 7, of Fresno, California, was paralyzed from the waist down by a spinal cord injury that he suffered in a car accident on Sept. 17, 2016.<... Read More

Dad and daughter transition together from mother and son

(NEW YORK) -- For almost two years now, a father and daughter have been sharing the journey of transitioning from mother and son.

Eric Maison, 39, began socially transitioning to become male in the fall of 2015, after his daughter Corey, 15, s... Read More

Hero cat named Grace saved couple from carbon monoxide poisoning

(REEDSBURG, Wis.) -- Kevin and Annette Shanahan are lucky to be alive.

One night last month Annette, of Reedsburg, Wisconsin, woke up in tremendous pain.

“I had gotten up because I thought I was having a heart attack," she... Read More

Georgia woman saves 23 lives by connecting kidney donors to those in need

(NEW YORK) -- When doctors told a Georgia woman that her husband would likely die if he did not receive a kidney transplant, she turned to social media and made it her mission to find an eligible donor for him.

Over the years she has conne... Read More

How long before your cosmetic products should be replaced?

(NEW YORK) — Good Morning America teamed up with lifestyle expert April Franzino, the beauty director at Good Housekeeping magazine, to find out how long you can keep day-to-day products such as makeup and shampoo.

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St. Patrick's Day tales from the emergency room

(NEW YORK) — Every March, millions of Americans don green garb, eat green food and drink green beer, all to celebrate a heritage that may not be theirs.

On St. Patrick's Day, emergency room staffers prepare themselves for an uptick i... Read More

“Scandal” star Katie Lowes opens up about her personal battle with psoriasis

(LOS ANGELES) — Asking questions, being your own advocate and not becoming complacent are just a few things that actress Katie Lowes wants to instill in those suffering from psoriasis, or any other disease for that matter.

The Sc... Read More

CDC: Native Hawaiians and pacific islanders may be at increased risk of serious health issues

(NEW YORK) -- Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders may be at increased risk of a number of health hazards, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Nation... Read More

New study raises concerns of ibuprofen's apparent link to cardiac arrest

(NEW YORK) -- Ibuprofen is a common over-the-counter painkiller found in many of our medicine cabinets. But now, a new study is raising a big alarm about the drug.

Danish researchers are calling for restrictions on its sales after linking ... Read More

Is reversing diabetes possible?

(NEW YORK) -- Nearly 30 million Americans suffer from diabetes. But now, there might be some hope for them.

A new, small study found that a combination of medication, nutrition and intense exercise reversed the disease in some patients who... Read More

Selena Gomez speaks about mental health

(NEW YORK) -- Selena Gomez has found professional success as a musician and actress, but she's also outspoken about her struggles with mental health.

"Tours are a really lonely place for me," Gomez said in an interview with Vogue.... Read More