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'There is so much pressure on women': Food Network star opens up about infertility struggle

(NEW YORK) -- Food Network star Katie Lee shared a personal Instagram post Wednesday about her struggle with infertility. "It is really hard to put on a happy face," Lee, 37, wrote. "Fertility issues are supposed to be private so many of us are silently in pain." Lee and her…... Read More

Fourth grader reveals to his classmates that he is autistic during speech

(CHINO HILLS, Calif.) -- A video of an 11-year-old boy revealing to his class that he is autistic may be the most powerful moment you'll see today.Rumari Zalez, a fourth grade student at Eagle Canyon Elementary in Chino Hills, California, stood up in front of his classroom on April 5…... Read More

CDC confirms case of blood-sucking 'kissing bug' confirmed in Delaware

(WASHINGTON) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed a 2018 case in which a blood-sucking insect known as a "kissing bug" bit a child in the face.In July 2018, the family requested help from the Delaware Division of Public Health and the Delaware Department of Agriculture to…... Read More

WHO: Children under 5 should get no more than 1 hour a day of screen time

(NEW YORK) -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has released new guidelines on the importance of physical activity and adequate sleep for young children, which includes recommendations on how little screen time they should get.One of the most striking suggestions that a WHO panel of experts suggested is that children…... Read More

Walgreens raises minimum age to buy tobacco to 21

(NEW YORK) -- Walgreens has risen the minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 years old after it received criticism from the FDA earlier this year for selling tobacco products to minors.The policy will be implemented chain-wide starting Sept. 1, the drug store company announced Tuesday in a press release,…... Read More

'Fertility warriors': How one family's IVF journey led to embryo adoption

(NEW YORK) -- Nearly one out of every eight couples in the U.S. are affected by infertility. For National Infertility Awareness Week, “GMA” is spotlighting infertility stories to help demystify and destigmatize all paths to parenthood.Kerri Morgan, 35, and her husband Chris Morgan, 38, always knew they wanted to have…... Read More

The ABCs of infertility: Here's how people are getting pregnant in 2019

(NEW YORK) -- In the 40 years since the world's first "test tube baby" was born, in vitro fertilization, or IVF, has become a household word.But IVF is now also no longer the only option for people who want to bring a baby into the world.From gestational surrogacy to embryo…... Read More

10-year-old girl born without hands wins national handwriting competition: 'It shows what perseverance and a positive attitude can do'

(NEW YORK) -- A 10-year-old girl born with no hands is this year's winner of a national handwriting competition.Sara Hinesley, a third-grade student in Maryland, won the Nicholas Maxim Award in the 2019 Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest. To be eligible for the Nicholas Maxim Award, a student must have a…... Read More

Measles cases 'likely' to break yearly record in just 4 months

(NEW YORK) -- The number of measles cases in the U.S. so far this year is approaching the record for the decade -- and in just four months time, according to new data.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that there have been 626 confirmed cases of measles so…... Read More

Debunking the top three myths about infertility

(NEW YORK) -- In spite of the fact that over six million women in America struggle with infertility, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there remain boundless misconceptions about conception. In honor of National Infertility Awareness week which kicks off Monday, Good Morning America and ABC…... Read More

The crippling cost of infertility: What to know about resources that help

(NEW YORK) -- Fundraising, grants, loans and credit card debt are now terms just as commonly associated with infertility as the words baby and pregnancy.The average cost of one in vitro fertilization, or IVF, cycle in the United States is $12,400, according to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, a…... Read More