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Opioid deaths in women rose 417 percent in 16 years

Differences in addiction between the sexes are highlighted in a devastating new report.

Cats and dogs bring ticks home to their humans, study shows

A new study looks at how ticks use your furry friends to get inside your house.

Smoking rates are down, should we thank e-cigarettes?

When vaping peaked, so did the national rate of people who quit smoking, a new study shows.


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These three tips can help you eat less and shed some of those extra pounds.

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Children and parenting

Information about raising healthy kids

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Tips for preparing for and staying safe during a disaster

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Advice for parents and students of all ages

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