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Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 10:43 AM EDT

9 Out of 10 People Breathe Polluted Air: WHO

9 Out of 10 People Breathe Polluted Air: WHO

Nine out of ten people worldwide live in areas where air pollution exceeds guidelines, the World Health Organization said. The pollution puts these people at higher risk for heart disease, strokes and cancer....

Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 06:17 PM EDT

NBC 4 New York & NY Giants Health & Fitness Expo

NBC 4 New York & NY Giants Health & Fitness Expo

NBC 4 New York and the New York Giants are thrilled to welcome you to our second annual Health and Fitness Expo.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 10:29 AM EDT

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. He runs a racing team and a foundation. He's raced a sailboat using his chin....

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 03:46 PM EDT

Aetna to Make Apple Watch Available to Large Employers, Individuals

Aetna to Make Apple Watch Available to Large Employers, Individuals

Aetna announced that it will be making Apple Watches available for large employers and individual customers during open enrollment season. The health care services company said the new initiative will...

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 07:04 AM EDT

Baby Born With DNA from 3 People

Baby Born With DNA from 3 People

Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the father and an egg donor. The goal was to prevent the child from...

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 02:31 PM EDT

Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths

Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths

It's dreaded by moms-to-be but morning sickness is actually a good sign — for the baby, a government study shows, confirming common pregnancy lore and less rigorous research. Women with nausea early in...