Woman claims doctors ignored cancer symptoms because of her weight: ‘It was very scary’
Apr19

Woman claims doctors ignored cancer symptoms because of her weight: ‘It was very scary’

Courtesy Rebecca Hiles(NEW YORK) — A woman who alleges that she was misdiagnosed by doctors because of her weight is sharing her story.Rebecca Hiles, 28, said she was told by doctors that her health problems were related to her weight. But it turns ou…

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This California restaurant uses a color-coded system to help their staff combat sexual harassment
Apr19

This California restaurant uses a color-coded system to help their staff combat sexual harassment

Homeroom Restaurant(OAKLAND, Calif.) — Chrissel Orcino had a “code red” at one of her tables.When Orcino, a server at the Oakland, California, restaurant Homeroom, went to pick up the check for her table of three — two men and one woman — something …

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Man jailed for life after deliberately infecting men with HIV
Apr19

Man jailed for life after deliberately infecting men with HIV

Sussex Police Department(LONDON) — A British man has been jailed for life after being found guilty of deliberately trying to infect 10 men with HIV.Prosecutors alleged that Daryll Rowe, 27, infected five men through unprotected sex, and attempted to i…

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These are the best times to exercise to lose weight
Apr19

These are the best times to exercise to lose weight

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The key to crushing your fitness goals may come down to something as simple as changing the time of your workout.If you want to run faster and lift heavier, research shows you should hit that snooze button and workout in …

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Wife of wounded veteran wrote book to explain amputations and injuries to children
Apr18

Wife of wounded veteran wrote book to explain amputations and injuries to children

Paul Morigi/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — “Someone told me daddy is gross. He isn’t gross. He is a hero,” said the oldest daughter of Michael Verardo, a wounded veteran who is missing a limb.Verardo lost his leg in 2010 serving as an infa…

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Even a mild head injury increases risk for Parkinson’s disease, veterans study shows
Apr18

Even a mild head injury increases risk for Parkinson’s disease, veterans study shows

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — A new study shows that even a mild head injury, commonly called a concussion, makes veterans more likely to get Parkinson’s disease later on in life. This is the same type of injury suffered by many Americans on the sports fiel…

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