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HealthWatch: More Children Having Trouble Seeing; Factors That Affect LifespanA growing number of young children are having trouble seeing, and researchers identified several lifestyle factors that can have an impact on the length of your life.
HealthWatch: C-Section Obesity Risk, Baby Talk Same Around WorldHaving a C-section puts a woman's offspring at higher risk of obesity and women all over the world speak to their babies in the same way.
World Health Organization: Childhood Obesity On The RiseThe World Health Organization says the number of obese children and teens is now 10-times higher than it was 40-years ago.
Study: Listening Is More Important Than Looking When It Comes to FeelingsA new study suggests that if you want to know how someone is feeling you might want to close your eyes and listen.
'Opioid-Sparing Strategy' For Surgery Lowers Risk For AddictionThe idea is to lower a patient’s risk of getting addicted to opioid pain relief by minimizing their exposure post-surgery.
HealthWatch: Antibiotics Linked To Superbug, Divorce May Be GeneticA new study links antibiotics prescribed by dentists to the superbug C. difficile.
Wearing Decorative Contacts For Halloween? Experts Warn You Could Go BlindWhen planning this year’s Halloween costume, be careful about what you’re putting in your eyes.
Infotainment Systems Pose Distracted Driving RisksWe usually associate distracted driving with talking or texting behind the wheel, but now there is a new concern - technology built right into your dash.
10 Essential Tips For Girls To Stay Safe OnlineAll social media accounts come with privacy settings—have a look at them and make sure they are set so that strangers can’t access and view your information.
Six Self-Defense Principles Every Woman Should KnowHere are six practical principles that could save your life in a dangerous situation.

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