Facebook group members accuse paralyzed hiker of lying about completing Pacific Crest Trail
Sep22

Facebook group members accuse paralyzed hiker of lying about completing Pacific Crest Trail

ABC News (ANZA, Calif.) —  Earlier this week, her story was featured on various news outlets, including ABC News’ “World News Tonight,” sparking interest within the Facebook group Pacific Crest Trail Class of 2017. Some members of the group raise…

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‘Healthy Living for Summer’: Alternatives to processed sugar
Sep22

‘Healthy Living for Summer’: Alternatives to processed sugar

tyncho/iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — Avoiding refined sugar may be a challenge for most Americans, but Byron Paidoussi and Whitney Cole, the owners of Fitness and Fuel LA, regularly look for alternatives. In the tenth and final episode of ABC News’…

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Girl Scout honored for saving mom from overturned car
Sep22

Girl Scout honored for saving mom from overturned car

Girl Scouts of Central Indiana(NEW YORK) — Last April Melina Lakey was riding home from a movie with her parents when their SUV clipped a drainage ditch and rolled over six times, landing on its roof.The 9-year-old was pulled to safety by her dad, Jef…

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Dad pushes empty stroller through marathon to honor stillborn son
Sep22

Dad pushes empty stroller through marathon to honor stillborn son

ABC News(QUEENSLAND, Australia) — As if running a marathon weren’t enough of a feat, one dad pushed a stroller the entire way.For Troy Austin, an Australian man who is an Ironman competitor and triathlete as well as a marathon runner, the exertion of …

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Tom Brady’s claim that hydration prevents sunburns raises eyebrows
Sep21

Tom Brady’s claim that hydration prevents sunburns raises eyebrows

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Tom Brady’s claim that staying ultra-hydrated helps protect him from the sun’s rays is raising eyebrows on social media.”When I was growing up, and playing outside in the sun, I got sunburned a lot. I was a fair…

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Girl collects more than 2,300 pairs of silly socks for fellow patients in hospital
Sep21

Girl collects more than 2,300 pairs of silly socks for fellow patients in hospital

vitapix/iStock/Thinkstock(HARTFORD, Conn.) — A 12-year-old girl has collected thousands of pairs of silly socks for her friends staying in the hospital where she receives chemotherapy.Emma Becker has been a patient for 4 years at Connecticut Children’…

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