Your Body: High blood pressure during pregnancy
Apr13

Your Body: High blood pressure during pregnancy

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorYou’ve probably heard it a million times: Heart disease is a silent killer, and maintaining a healthy blood pressure is essential to a long life.This is especially import…

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Your Body: Early menstruation and stroke risk
Apr12

Your Body: Early menstruation and stroke risk

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorGirls who got their first period before the age of 13 were 1.8 times more likely to suffer a stroke later in life than girls who got their periods at age 15, a Japanese study p…

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Spicer raises eyebrows suggesting Hitler didn’t ‘sink to using chemical weapons’
Apr11

Spicer raises eyebrows suggesting Hitler didn’t ‘sink to using chemical weapons’

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — White House press secretary Sean Spicer made some eyebrow-raising remarks Tuesday as he tried condemning Russia’s alliance with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad in the wake of the horrific chemical weapons attack last week.”We didn…

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Hitler didn’t ‘sink to using chemical weapons,’ Spicer says
Apr11

Hitler didn’t ‘sink to using chemical weapons,’ Spicer says

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — White House press secretary Sean Spicer made some eyebrow raising remarks Tuesday as he tried condemning Russia’s alliance with Syrian leader Bassar al-Assad in the wake of the chemical weapons attack last week.”We didn’t even u…

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Sessions warns of ‘Trump era’ of immigration enforcement
Apr11

Sessions warns of ‘Trump era’ of immigration enforcement

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is warning undocumented immigrants in the United States of a new “Trump era” of stricter enforcement of the nation’s immigration laws, unveiling harsher punishments for those liv…

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