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Putting the 'active' in activism: How to get kids to step up and get involved

Katie Danziger, a mom of three in New York City, remembers when her daughter, a college senior, called last year as there were demonstrations around racial issues on campuses across the country.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:10:34 GMT
Women's March on Washington: Moms and daughters marching together

Allison Busch-Vogel, a lawyer and mom of three in South Orange, New Jersey, was so devastated by Donald Trump's victory and Hillary Clinton's defeat in the presidential race, she couldn't get herself to work for three days after the election.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:15:50 GMT
Beyond birth control, how Trumpcare might affect women

As the prospect began to sink in of losing access to free contraceptives if the health law is repealed or replaced, women have reportedly been racing to get IUDs or stockpile birth control pills before President Barack Obama leaves office.

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:02:26 GMT
More women got mammograms when Obamacare paid for them

Obamacare eliminated the costs and out-of-pocket expenses for Americans wanting preventive health care services -- including mammography and colonoscopy, both tests able to detect cancer.

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:28:16 GMT
Brain cancer survivor to attempt 7 marathons in 7 days -- on 7 continents

For the past three years, BethAnn Telford has trained for a grueling athletic achievement, the World Marathon Challenge. It's seven marathons on seven continents over seven days. An ambitious goal, but not her biggest challenge.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:25:42 GMT
What to say and do when bad things happen

When Emily McDowell was battling Hodgkin's lymphoma 15 years ago, she got sick during chemotherapy, lost her hair and was called "sir" by Starbucks baristas.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:14:05 GMT
Teen with terminal cancer has one final request: Be kind

Seventeen-year-old Rebecca Schofield has three months to a year to live, doctors say. The bold Canadian teen in Riverview, New Brunswick, has cancer, and a final request.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:15:06 GMT
The health effects of fish oil: Where do we stand?

Study after study will say adding fish to your diet is a healthy move.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:59:44 GMT
Skin cancer cream could kill your pet, FDA warns

The Food and Drug Administration warned pet owners Wednesday that dogs, cats and other animals may die if exposed to skin cancer creams. It may be sold under the names Carac, Efudex and Fluoroplex, all of which contain the active ingredient fluorouracil, also known as 5-FU, and it may be a danger to pets.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:21:11 GMT
Secret struggles of the friend who's always there for you

A toxic handler is someone who often helps others manage their stress and emotions, but it can become unhealthy if you internalize the woes of others and don't get any support in return, experts say.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:55:24 GMT
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