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    Chances are, your teen has sexted

    (CNN) — If you think “my teen would never sext,” you might be mistaken. And if you think the only teens who sext are the ones engaging in high-risk behaviors, like drinking, using drugs or skipping school, keep reading. Two recent studies suggest that sexting is more common than many parents might realize or want […]

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    NFL suspends Adrian Peterson without pay for season

    CNN) — Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson learned Tuesday he will be suspended without pay for the rest of the 2014 NFL season, according to an NFL statement. He will not be reinstated before April 15 because he violated the league’s personal conduct policy “in an incident of abusive discipline that he inflicted […]

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    Parents can know more about their baby earlier than ever

    Pregnancy can be an exciting time for the parents. Thanks to some rapidly developing medical technology, parents can know more about their baby earlier than ever. “Previously, our blood testing was done at 16 weeks, and you didn’t know about the abnormalities until 17,” said Dr. Gary Madden, OB/GYN. Now, parents are getting answers just […]

  • Oklahoma City hospital increases the odds of surviving an aneurysm

    OKLAHOMA CITY — One in fifty people are living with a brain aneurysm, about six million people nationwide. If a brain aneurysm ruptures, many are killed immediately; most have permanent neurological deficits. Women are more often affected than men. “It took me down.” said Norma Cates. “I remember my head bouncing off the floor in […]

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    5 types of people you should ‘unfriend’

    (CNN) — We all have them: Old classmates, distant relatives or obnoxious co-workers, filling our social feeds with posts about people we don’t know or barely remember. Jimmy Kimmel would like us to let them go. It’s that time of year again — National Unfriend Day, a holiday of sorts invented by the talk-show host […]

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    Norovirus sickens more than 170 on cruise ship

    (CNN) — The latest norovirus outbreak aboard the Princess Cruises’ Crown Princess has infected 172 people, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At least 158 of 3,009 passengers and 14 of 1,160 crew members came down with the virus aboard the Crown Princess during a 28-day cruise that docked in Los […]

  • “The bad guys are out there” worry and frustration after town suspends police patrols

    FOREST PARK, Okla. – People who live in Forest Park say they’re locking their homes up tight. In the coming days, when the clock strikes 11:00 p.m., there will be no police patrolling their streets. “Last night the town council voted to suspend all third shift operations,” said Matthew Cline, President of the Fraternal Order […]

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    Something in your sunblock may be causing fertility problems

    (CNN) — The cold snap that’s hitting much of the country this week may leave you with a real desire to head to the beach. If you do, you may want to watch what kind of sunblock you use. A new study from the National Institutes of Health finds that chemicals in sunscreens and personal […]

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    Reports: Woman may have contracted HIV through manicure equipment

    Officials say a 22-year-old woman was recently diagnosed with an advanced form of HIV, linking her transmission back to a manicure. According to the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health, a 22-year-old woman was recently diagnosed with HIV and doctors learned that the virus had been a long-standing infection. Officials began looking into her […]

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    Strangers flock to soldier’s funeral after church officials feared no one would attend

    VALE OF GLAMORGAN, Wales – In Wales, about 100 people responded to a Facebook appeal to attend the funeral of a former soldier in the Welsh Guard. Former Welsh Guardsman Harold Morgan died on Nov. 2. Church officials were worried that no one would attend Morgan’s funeral when undertakers were unable to contact his family […]

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    Elisabeth Hasselbeck shares details of cancer scare

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — On Friday, “Fox & Friends” co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck returned to the morning show after being absent from her spot on the couch since last month. Elisabeth Hasselbeck: "I had a tumor in my abdomen" — People magazine (@peoplemag) November 14, 2014 Hasselbeck revealed that the unspecified surgery that caused […]