October 4, 2015
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Alessio Rigato/EyeEm Premium(WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.) -- Sante Fe Natural Tobacco Co. is facing a class-action lawsuit for referring to its Natural American Spirit cigarettes as "natural" and "additive-free."The company has used those terms for American Spiri
iStock/Thinkstock(FLINT, Mich.) -- There's lead in Flint's water system, and state officials are working to get rid of it.On Friday, officials in Michigan released a new plan to fix the water system in Flint, Michigan, after reports last week surfaced say
iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A drug to treat advanced stages of the most common form of lung cancer gets approved.On Friday, the Federal Drug Administration announced the approval of Merck & Co.'s Keytruda drug used to treat patients with advanced
Mobley Foundation for Charitable Surgery(SALT LAKE CITY) -- Gage Berger, a 6-year-old boy in Utah, recently got "life-changing" plastic surgery after suffering "years of bullying from kids who called him elf ears," according to his parents.Prior to cosmet
Kimberly Bellinger(WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) -- A dog that fell 11 stories from a Florida balcony and survived is being called a "miracle" dog.Kimberly Bellinger was visiting her mom in West Palm Beach with her 12-year-old Pekingese Bonzo when the pooch fell
ABC News(NEW YORK) -- When former Who's the Boss? star Danny Pintauro scheduled a routine physical three years ago, he didn't realize that he was sick.So, when he got a call from his doctor on his lunch break shortly thereafter, he wasn't prepared for the
UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (SAN FRANCISCO) -- It is hard to forget the images from California’s recent wildfires. As the flames tore through the northern part of California, families were forced to leave everything and flee their
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers that dietary supplements meant to improve sexual performance may contain ingredients that are found in prescription erectile dysfunction pills like Viagra, Cialis an
The Snyder Family(MINNEAPOLIS) -- A Minnesota teen has died after ingesting a synthetic psychedelic drug, police said Thursday.Alexander Snyder was found face up in a marsh on Sunday by police officers after he was reported missing, police said, noting th
iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor From headaches to high blood pressure, stress can take a toll on you. But now, there are growing concerns that stress can also affect fertility.A study from Ohio State University
ABC(NEW YORK) — They say laughter is the best medicine and it turns out that’s exactly what one of the most iconic comedic roles — Mr. Chow in The Hangover — became for actor Ken Jeong and his wife, Tran, when they faced the unthin
sestovic/iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- Beginning Thursday, it is illegal to smoke in a vehicle with an individual under the age of 18 present in England and Wales.Legislation passed over the summer, which goes into effect on Thursday, makes it illegal to s
Glen Jones/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A recent federal audit has uncovered that in the first six months of 2012, $30 million was billed to Medicare for some ambulance transports later termed "mystery rides" because agents could not determine whether
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- One person has died in connection to the latest cluster of Legionnaires' disease in New York City, the city's health department said on Wednesday.Twelve other cases have been identified in the cluster, which originated in th
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