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Health Tip: Don't Overfeed Your Toddler
Toddlers and preschool-aged children still
have tiny tummies, so it's important to feed them portion sizes
that are appropriate for their age to teach healthy eating
Second Hit Leaves Young Football Player in Wheelchair
After taking a hard hit to
the head during a football game, an Indiana high school student
suffered severe headaches for the next three days. Following a head
CT scan that was normal, his doctor told him to wait to go back on
the field until he felt better.
Is Fructose Making People Fat?
New research suggests that
fructose, a simple sugar found naturally in fruit and added to many
other foods as part of high-fructose corn syrup, does not dampen
appetite and may cause people to eat more compared to another
simple sugar, glucose.
House Joins Senate to OK Bill That Avoids Fiscal Cliff
Twenty-one hours after the
U.S. Senate did its part to steer the country clear of the
so-called fiscal cliff, the House of Representatives settled on an
11th-hour agreement late Tuesday night that averted widespread tax
increases and spending cuts that were set to kick in Jan. 1.