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Health

Fast food employee comes to the rescue of diabetic woman at drive-thru window

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images (AMARILLO, Texas) -- Texas resident Rebecca Boening was driving on Dec. 8 when she felt her blood sugar level dropping. Boening, who is diabetic, began "sweating ...

Chicago Boy, 4, sharing gift of books with others after reading 100 in a day

iStock/Thinkstock (CHICAGO) -- A 4-year-old Chicago boy is inspiring others to share the gift of reading after thousands watched him read 100 books in one day on Facebook Live. ...

France to ban mobile phones in primary, middle schools starting next fall

iStock/Thinkstock (PARIS) -- Banning cellphones in French schools was one of the promises made by Emmanuel Macron during his campaign to become president of France last spring. Six months ...

FDA warns not to consume the raw dough in your Christmas cookies

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a new warning against consuming raw cookie dough as Christmas cookie season gets underway.While the potential risks ...

10-year-old double amputee who lost everything in California wildfires gets snowboard lessons from US Paralympian

iStock/Thinkstock (BRECKENRIDGE, Co.) -- A 10-year-old double amputee who lost everything in the California wildfires learned how to snowboard from a Paralympic medalist who is also an amputee.Lilly Biagini, ...

Family fights to find a cure after 2 children are diagnosed with fatal genetic disease

ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A couple from New York are pleading for the public's help to raise awareness and funds in order to find a cure after two ...

Sixth-graders create video to help classmate reach $1M goal for medical research

iStock/Thinkstock (IPSWICH, Mass.) -- From selling shoelaces to lemonade stands and bake sales, the community of Ipswich, Massachusetts, has been rallying hard to raise $1 million by the end ...

Virginia warning families the state's CHIP program may 'shut down'

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) --  Virginia is now the latest state to start informing families enrolled in the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) that their coverage will be terminated unless ...

How to sneak greens into your children's favorite foods

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Can't find a way to get your children to eat their greens?Dawn Russell, the creator of the 8Greens, a tablet supplement packed with eight powerful ...

Acclaimed NY surgeon found dead in Park Avenue apartment in suspected suicide

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- An acclaimed trauma surgeon was found dead with a knife in his torso Sunday in his Park Avenue apartment, New York City police said. Dr. ...

Drug companies move to block law requiring advance notice for price hikes

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Pharmaceutical companies are suing to block a new law in California that requires them to give a 60-day notice before raising prices above a certain ...

Maria Menounos shares video taken 24 hours after brain surgery: 'I was seeing double'

Jamie McCarthy/Gett Images for Gabrielle's Angel Foundation For Cancer Research (NEW YORK) -- Maria Menounos celebrated the six-month mark since she underwent brain surgery to remove a benign tumor ...

Crossing guard warms hearts giving coats to schoolchildren in need

iStock/Thinkstock (WILMINGTON, N.C.)-- One North Carolina woman's good deed is warming more than just hearts this holiday season. Minnie Galloway, a well-known crossing guard at Trask Middle School in Wilmington, ...

Couple loses 400 pounds in inspirational weight loss journey

iStock/Thinkstock (HAUTE, Ind.) -- Lexi and Danny Reed of Terre Haute, Indiana, have lost a collective 400 pounds together in two years.“Doing this as a couple has helped us ...

Flu season off to an early start, CDC report warns

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) --Flu season is officially off to an early start this year, according to researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Epidemic Intelligence Service.The ...

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