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Is the College Dining Hall Healthy?

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.) — Most peo­ple don’t asso­ciate healthy meals with col­lege cafe­te­rias. So researchers at the Cal­i­for­nia Poly­tech­nic State Uni­ver­sity looked at sev­eral on-campus and off-campus venues to see how healthy th…

 

Meditation May Soothe Anxiety, Pain During Breast Biopsy

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A breast biopsy can be a very stress­ful, anxiety-provoking, painful, and exhaust­ing expe­ri­ence for a woman.  But new research sug­gests that there are easy and inex­pen­sive mea­sures women can take to ease these problem…

 

Your Body: The Successes of In Vitro Fertilization

iStock/ThinkstockDR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Med­ical Con­trib­u­torAre you strug­gling to get preg­nant and try­ing in vitro fer­til­iza­tion (IVF)? Accord­ing to a new report in Jour­nal of the Amer­i­can Med­ical Asso­ci­a­tion, the pro­ce­dure may work better…

 

Zika Virus: First Cases Reported in Spain

Popartic/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) — Spain says it has con­firmed a case of the Zika virus, the first in Europe, says BBC News.
A preg­nant woman was diag­nosed with Zika after she had recently returned from Colom­bia.
The virus is cur­rently spread­ing t…

 

 

Dad’s Photo of Baby's Swollen Toe Raises Awareness of Rare Syndrome

Scott Walker(WICHITA, Kan.) — One dad’s photo of his baby’s swollen toe is spark­ing con­ver­sa­tion among par­ents across the Internet.Scott Walker, 32, of Wichita, Kansas, told ABC News that he posted a pic­ture of his infant daughter’s foot after finding…

 

 

New Book Examines Quarterbacks' Attractiveness

Scott Clarke/ESPN(NEW YORK) — When Super Bowl 50 kicks off Sun­day in Cal­i­for­nia, all eyes will be on the com­pet­ing teams’ quar­ter­backs: Pey­ton Man­ning of the Den­ver Bron­cos and Cam New­ton of the Car­olina Pan­thers. Quar­ter­backs like Man­ning, Newt…