(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — A passenger gave birth Sunday on an Orlando, Florida-bound Southwest Airlines flight, forcing the plane to make an emergency landing in Charleston, South Carolina.
Flight 556 was en route from Philadelphia when flight attendants asked for ... Read More
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Cranberry products have been widely promoted to prevent recurrent urinary tract infections — or UTIs. The theory is that the active ingredient in cranberry inhibits bacteria from attaching to urinary ... Read More
(SALT LAKE CITY) -- Sherri Papini’s astonishing and emotional story of being found on Thanksgiving morning on the side of the road after authorities say she was kidnapped and tormented for three weeks is one that kidnapping survivor ... Read More
(LOS ANGELES) -- Maksim Chmerkovskiy recently admitted that he and his fiancée are -- in some ways at least -- not doing too well preparing for the arrival of their first child.
The Dancing with the Stars
professional dancer ... Read More
(SPRING, Texas) -- A 9-1-1 dispatcher in Spring, Texas, helped one expectant mom deliver her baby over the phone this week.The mother, Kioma, was on her living room floor and feeling contractions while listening to instructions from ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Ruth doesn’t quit: At 88 years old, the renowned sex therapist is still vocal about her favorite topic -- writing books, making appearances and lecturing on what she has coined “sexual literacy.”
Her career ... Read More
(CHICAGO) -- Ongoing gun violence in Chicago, which has killed hundreds in 2016, has led to calls for action - as well as inspiring two doctors to start a program designed to help save lives in an emergency. The ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- Babies and in particular ill or premature infants benefit from being fed human breast milk, research shows.But when mothers can't produce enough breast milk to feed their ill or premature babies, including those ... Read More
(ATLANTA) — Florida health officials have announced continued progress in the fight against the Zika virus after a Miami neighborhood was declared free of ongoing Zika transmission Friday.
The Little River area of Miami is now free of active ... Read More
(SAN BERNARDINO, Calif.) — Exactly one year after 14 people were killed and 22 more injured when ISIS-inspired terrorists went on a shooting rampage in San Bernardino, California, surviving victims are speaking out, saying that they are going ... Read More
DigitalVision/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor
Women remain underrepresented in high-paying, math-intensive fields and they earn only 19 percent of bachelor’s degrees in engineering.
Now, a new study directs blame at biases among teachers and the ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A Tennessee woman gave birth to a daughter Wednesday just after being rescued from the devastation of a tornado that swept through her town.
Emergency rescue crews responded to a dispatch call around 1:30 a.m. ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- It's been 35 years since researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention first reported on a mysterious illness that was infecting and killing healthy young men.
The CDC report from 1981 was the ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- One Alabama mother has a warning for other parents: Photos of your children posted online may be appropriated by malevolent individuals.
According to Jenny Smith of Ranburne, Alabama, a photo of her terminally ill ... Read More
(NEW YORK) — The North American Olive Oil Association (NAOOA) has filed a lawsuit against television talk show host Dr. Mehmet Oz after he said on his popular program that the majority of extra virgin olive oil sold in ... Read More