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Study Says Smoking Has Lasting Impact On DNA And Future Generations

According to the article, cigarette smoking has a long-lasting impact on the human genome that can persist for years after smoking cessation.

KYW Newsradio 1060–23 hours ago

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Safe Labor Day Weekend Grilling

It is one of the best parts of summer, but there is one thing you should keep in mind as you fire up the grill.

09/02/2016

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Handlebar Palsy For Bikers

The problem is particularly serious in mountain bikers.

09/01/2016

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Smoking Habits And Proximity To Stores That Sell Tobacco

Living in close proximity to retail establishments that sell tobacco products appears to make it harder for smokers to kick the habit.

08/31/2016

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Dreams Don’t Just Impact You In Your Sleep

Many people believe that hidden truths present themselves in dreams.

08/30/2016

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Key To Keeping Your Child Safe From Dangers That Lurk In Your Bathroom

If you have young children, you need to have medication with child-safe caps and the medicine cabinet should be secured with a latch

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/26/2016

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Study Shows Employment Disparities Between Smokers And Nonsmokers

The most important point: smokers were 24% less likely to find jobs over the 12-month period than nonsmokers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/25/2016

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Comforting Your Child During Night Terrors

They are called night terrors and, clearly, they can be terrors for the parent as well.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/24/2016

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The Key To Improving Your Child’s Cardiovascular Health

Trying to follow these ideal health behaviors early in life can have a tremendous benefit on maintaining ideal health throughout the lifespan.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/23/2016

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Best Positions To Put Your Baby To Bed

There have been extensive studies looking at the best positions for the baby to be put to bed and the type of bedding recommended.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/22/2016

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The Key To Tracking Your Steps And Calories

According to a recent study, 5,000 steps or more improved sleep quality, and 7,500 reduced the risk of obesity.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/19/2016

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Research Links Breaks From Social Media To Increased Happiness

Research shows that the more you log on to social media, the less happy you become.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/18/2016

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The Negative Effects Of Red Meat

A new study from the Massachusetts General Hospital says it makes sense to eat more fruits and vegetables and avoid red meat.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/17/2016

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How Sleep Monitoring Apps Can Disturb A Good Night’s Rest

New report says that app on your phone could be having a negative impact on your overall sleep.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/16/2016

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Why Pre-Pregnancy Health Matters

One of the most important predictors of a healthy pregnancy is being as healthy as possible prior to getting pregnant.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/15/2016

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