(DANVILLE, Va.) -- Avicia Thorpe is a "star" in her community.The former educator, who began teaching in segregated Virginia schools in 1933, celebrated her 110th birthday on April 16 to much fanfare.Along with her fellow resi...

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(NEW YORK) -- The majority of cosmetic procedures performed in the United States last year -- more than 15.7 million of the overall 17.5 million -- were considered minimally invasive and did not require major surgery, according to a new report from t...

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(NEW YORK) -- The hair-care aisle can be an intimidating place for those who don't know what they're looking for.To demystify the process of selecting a shampoo, "Good Morning America" spoke with celebrity hair stylists Brant Mayfield and...

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(NEW YORK) -- No one likes to be cold enough to shiver, but what if being cold could actually increase your metabolism, improve blood sugar and help you lose weight?A study done on mice at the University of Tokyo supports this idea. The r...

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(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control is expanding its warning over romaine lettuce tainted with E. coli. The lettuce is responsible for at least 53 people falling ill, including 31 hospitalizations, in 16 states. The CDC had previousl...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Lawmakers have become more vocal about their support of legalization of marijuana, including talking about it on the campaign trail and in the halls of Congress.It's a move that comes in the wake of a majority of states le...

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(FLINT, Mich.) -- A judge has denied a man's request to resume the program that distributed free bottled water to the residents of Flint, Michigan.The case involved a Flint man who said his home’s tap water is contaminated with high...

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(NEW YORK) -- We know that carrying around extra weight puts your heart health at risk. New research presented on Friday to the European Society for Cardiology shows that the location of your fat is just as important as the amount of it.A...

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(NEW YORK) -- Some were warned by a parent before every health care encounter. Some heard it from a doctor. Others remember an uncomfortable reaction. Around one in 10 people are told at some point in their lives that they are allergic to penicillin....

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(BOSTON) -- Riding a bike for most kids is a rite of passage, but for kids with special needs attending the bike camp at Emerson Hospital, it’s like a dream come true.For 8-year-old Chloe, who has a form of cerebral palsy, it can be...

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(NEW YORK) -- A new study in Australia looked at how much junk food advertising kids were exposed to and the numbers were staggering.Food advertising can directly affect the types of foods that children actually eat, The...

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(NEW YORK) -- A woman who alleges that she was misdiagnosed by doctors because of her weight is sharing her story.Rebecca Hiles, 28, said she was told by doctors that her health problems were related to her weight. But it turns out that H...

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(LONDON) -- A British man has been jailed for life after being found guilty of deliberately trying to infect 10 men with HIV.Prosecutors alleged that Daryll Rowe, 27, infected five men through unprotected sex, and attempted to infect seve...

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(NEW YORK) -- The key to crushing your fitness goals may come down to something as simple as changing the time of your workout.If you want to run faster and lift heavier, research shows you should hit that snooze button and workout in the...

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