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Ingredients To Watch Out For In Your Cosmetics

Americans, in general, spend almost $40 billion a year trying to look good. The cosmetic market represents about 15 percent of the beauty industry and includes anything from lipstick to nail polish. But what’s in this stuff and how is it made?

05/22/2014

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May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.

05/19/2014

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Study Finds Obesity Can Have Negative Effect On Young Breast Cancer Patients

A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.

05/16/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

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What Will It Take To Burn Off Your Favorite Easter Candy?

Cadbury Creme Eggs, Peeps, Robin’s Eggs: We love you. But you pack quite the caloric punch. Figure out what it’ll take to burn off those Easter season indulgences before you hit the candy aisle.

04/18/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

Study finds giving parents new information about vaccines actually made them more likely to oppose vaccinating a future child. (Getty Images)

Study: Vaccination Messages May Backfire

Giving parents new information about vaccines actually made them more likely to oppose vaccinating a future child.

03/04/2014

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Three Convenience Stores Closed By Inspectors

Hartford police say three convenience stores in the North End are closed until further notice after failing inspection by a team of city and state inspectors on Monday.

01/27/2014

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Big Day At White House For Connecticut-Based Restaurant Chain

First Lady Michelle Obama announced that Connecticut-based Subway sandwich chain will spend $41 million over three years to encourage children to eat more food that doesn’t come from a box.

01/23/2014

Pro and amateur athletes are susceptible to rhabdomyolysis, a muscle condition. (Getty Images)

Pros To Amateurs At Risk From Extreme Workouts

Elite and recreational athletes are susceptible to muscle, kidney problems.

01/04/2014

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