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Your Body: Nasal Flu Vaccine Not Recommended for Kids

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorUnfortunately for children and parents, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has announced it is not recommending the nasal mist form of the flu vaccine for kids this flu s…

 

Cafeteria Manager Sheds 100 Pounds Eating Kids' Menu

Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A nutrition manager at a Texas elementary school lost more than 100 pounds by simply eating the same foods she encouraged her students to consume for breakfast and lunch.”I was 260 pounds and I got a job as a nutr…

 

'Anti-Vaxxer' Mom Changes Mind After Her Three Kids Fall Ill

iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — Kristen O’Meara chose not to vaccinate her young daughters as she was a big believer in anti-vaccination research. That changed when all three were stricken with a case of rotavirus, which causes acute stomach distres…

 

Multi-State E. Coli Outbreak Likely Linked to Beef Products

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Federal and state health officials are investigating an outbreak of E. coli that has sickened at least seven people across four states.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that evidence indicates the outb…