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'Sesame Street' Addresses Addiction With Newest Muppet

“Sesame Street” has done it again, introducing another character to help more families relate to the children’s show. This time, they’ve brought in a mother struggling to overcome addiction. Between homelessness, divorce, autism, and incarceration, “Sesame Street” isn’t afraid to tackle the tough...
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Trainer Reveals Jessica Simpson's 100-Pound Weight Loss Secrets

Jessica Simpson stunned the world when she announced she had dropped 100 pounds six months after giving birth to her daughter, Birdie Mae Johnson, in March. Now, celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak has revealed what it took for the “Public Affair” singer to achieve the remarkable post-partum...
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Watching Scary Movies Can Age Our Faces Faster: Study

It's October and Halloween is just a few weeks away. That means this is the season for scary movies to hit theaters and horror movie marathons to air on TV. Did you know that scary movies can elevate the heart rate and make you burn more calories? Watching 90 minutes of a movie that gets your...
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Beyoncé’s Dad Mathew Knowles Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Beyonce ’s father and former manager, Mathew Knowles, has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The 67-year-old made the revelation to “ Good Morning America ” in an interview with Michael Strahan. . @MathewKnowles ’ message for others after his breast cancer diagnosis: “I’m hoping by me coming here...
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Stroke

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Do you know the acronym F.A.S.T.? It stands for: Face drooping, Arm weakness, Speech difficulty and Time to call 9-1-1. F.A.S.T.is an easy way to remember the sudden signs of a stroke. Video of Treat Stroke F.A.S.T.
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Alarm Clock

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Go ahead, hit snooze. Getting 7-8 hours of sleep can help you maintain a healthy weight. Find out more by visiting www.heart.org/yourhealth . Video of Snooze
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Butter

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The American Heart Association recommends a healthy dietary pattern that limits saturated fats. Eating foods that contain saturated fats raises the level of cholesterol in your blood. High levels of LDL cholesterol in your blood increase your risk of heart disease and stroke. Video of Saturated Fats
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Salad

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Want to live a longer, healthier life? You should do these 7 simple things: Video of Life's Simple 7 - HSS
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Va

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There are many ways parents keep their babies safe and healthy, including through immunization. By vaccinating their children according to CDC's recommended schedule, parents can protect their little ones against 14 serious diseases before they turn two years old. Immunization gives parents the...
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Hepatitis B

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1 in 12 Asian Americans has Hepatitis B, but most don’t know they are infected. Hepatitis B often doesn’t cause symptoms and an early diagnosis is the best way to prevent serious liver problems. For more information about the campaign, visit www.cdc.gov/knowhepatitisB. Jams Cares! Video of No...
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