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Flu Shot Recommended for All Pregnant Women
Flu Shot Recommended for All Pregnant Women
October 22, 2014; 2:22 PM

Pregnant women should get the flu shot, regardless of how far along they are in their pregnancies, according to updated guidelines released by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG).
Climate Change, Pollen and Allergy Season
Climate Change, Pollen and Allergy Season
October 14, 2014; 10:41 AM

Rising temperatures and changes in precipitation can affect the growth and distribution of allergenic plants and pollen distribution worldwide.
Eight Ways Stress is Making You Gain Weight
Eight Ways Stress is Making You Gain Weight
September 20, 2014; 9:10 AM

Two experts explore the common reasons stress can cause weight gain.
Flu Vaccine: Should Your Kids Get the Nasal Spray?
Flu Vaccine: Should Your Kids Get the Nasal Spray?
September 20, 2014; 8:50 AM

In a new recommendation this flu season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that the nasal spray form of the flu vaccine is the preferred way to vaccinate kids ages 2 to 8.
Sunny Days May Boost Suicide Rate
Sunny Days May Boost Suicide Rate
September 11, 2014; 11:07 AM

The fact that suicide rates tend to peak in springtime has long puzzled scientists. But now, a new study in Austria shows that in any season, a couple of sunny days may mean higher suicide rates.
Eight Common Outdoor Threats Everyone Should Be Aware Of and Prepared For
Eight Common Outdoor Threats Everyone Should Be Aware Of and Prepared For
September 04, 2014; 10:57 AM

Diseases, infections and dangers that could ruin your next hike.
Researchers Find Mix of Pollution and Extreme Temperatures can be Deadly to Some
Researchers Find Mix of Pollution and Extreme Temperatures can be Deadly to Some
September 04, 2014; 9:49 AM

Particulates, ozone and smog coupled with extreme temperatures form a more dangerous health threat than these problems would be individually, researchers have found.
Space Does Weird Things to Astronaut Immune Systems
Space Does Weird Things to Astronaut Immune Systems
August 25, 2014; 10:25 AM

Life in space does strange things to the human body — it stretches the spine, it turns muscles to jelly, and now new research led by NASA shows that spaceflight confuses the immune system, too.
Deadly Algae Are Everywhere, Thanks to Agriculture
Deadly Algae Are Everywhere, Thanks to Agriculture
August 14, 2014; 10:55 AM

Get used to algae blooms, they may be coming to a body of water near you.
PHOTO: Toxic Toledo Algae Bloom Seen From Space
PHOTO: Toxic Toledo Algae Bloom Seen From Space
August 11, 2014; 10:45 AM

An algae bloom in Lake Erie that left hundreds of thousands of people in Toledo, Ohio, and its surroundings without water for two days is visible in new satellite imagery.
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