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Photographer captures childbirth in hospital parking lot

(NEW YORK) -- Noah Parker van Rhyn Strunk was born exactly on his due date, Feb. 22, but he came into the world in a most unconventional way -- in the parking lot of the hospital where he was supposed... Read More

Scientist says modern life is ruining our sense of smell, making us fat

(BOSTON) — Olfactory expert Dr. Kara Hoover says modern life is killing mankind's sense of smell, and that is leading us to eat poorly.

Speaking at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting in Boston, Ho... Read More

California nurses rally for bill on first state-run single payer health plan

(LOS ANGELES) --  Hundreds of California nurses and other community activists are rallying Wednesday in favor of a bill that could make the state the first to successfully launch a single-payer healthcare system.

The groups see this a... Read More

Dog surrendered with heartbreaking 'owners manual' gets another chance

(NEW YORK) --  When a three-year-old dog named Rhino Lightning was surrendered by his family to the Utah Humane Society, he came with something very unusual: A colorful little notebook with pages of information about the pup, written by an eight... Read More

Chicago hospital's smallest surviving premie finally goes home after four months

(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago infant is going home Wednesday for the first time, more than four months after being born as a "micro-premie."

Entitan Martins delivered her daughter Eirianna when she was just 23 weeks pregnant. Weighing in at just ... Read More

Hannah Hart of 'My Drunk Kitchen' fame turned to meditation while helping mentally ill mother find care

(NEW YORK) — YouTube star and comedian Hannah Hart, best known for her boozy cooking mishaps on her popular series, “My Drunk Kitchen,” said she turned to meditation while she was working to get her mentally ill mother proper care.<... Read More

Your Body: How much time do we need to spend working out?

By DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor

Whether you’re a so-called “weekend warrior” or a gym rat, everyone benefits from time spent working out.

It’s long been recommend... Read More

High pollen counts reported across US as mild winter weather kickstarts allergy season

(ATLANTA) -- Forget that the calendar says it's still winter, allergy season is already hitting much of the country despite spring officially being nearly a month away.

As a relatively mild and wet winter has given way to unseasonably high... Read More

Hair-raising video shows stealthy coyote follow doctor into his office in South Carolina

(MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C.) -- A security camera recently captured the hair-raising moment a coyote stealthily followed a doctor into his office in South Carolina.

The doctor -- Steven Poletti, an orthopedic surgeon -- said the harrowing incide... Read More

Almost 2,000 opioid-related deaths in Massachusetts show fentanyl dangers rising

(BOSTON) -- The increasing number of opioid-related deaths in Massachusetts show the state is one of the hardest hit in the nation by the growth of the highly-potent opioid fentanyl.

The number of deaths related to opioids in Massachusetts... Read More

Your Body: Botox procedures increasing in the US

By DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor

There’s no doubt about it, the Botox business is booming.

Since 2011, the number of women receiving the cosmetic procedure has gone up more than... Read More