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(CNN)Rapper Kanye West donated $150,000 to a memorial fundraising site for a security guard shot by an officer near his hometown Chicago. West gave through the GoFundMe page made to raise money for the funeral of Jemel Roberson, 26, far exceeding the goal. Bart Jackson, a representative for GoFundMe, confirmed the contribution. "Sadly, Jemel's life was tragically and unexpectedly cut short this morning as he tried to save others from

Dietitians avoid hard rules when it comes to healthy eating, so the following rules of mine may surprise you a bit. They are not black and white or a "don't list" of foods to avoid.

A new report from Human Rights Watch detailed many of the major health crises facing Venezuelans even though Caracas continue to deny the extent of the humanitarian crisis facing its healthcare network as it battles outbreaks of malaria, diphtheria, HIV, and widespread malnutrition. HRW researchers traveled to the Colombian and Brazilian borders to detail the extent of the humanitarian crisis facing those who are still in Venezuela and the more than 2 million who have already fled the country

2018 Special Olympics USA Games Get ready for one of Special Olympics' biggest competitions ever! Next year's USA Games will highlight athletes with intellectual disabilities who find power and joy in sports. From July 1-6, 3,500 Special Olympics athletes from all over the United States--as well as 1,000 coaches, 10,000 family members, 10,000 volunteers and an estimated 50,000 spectators--will take part in this premier national sports…

The European Union's border agency, Frontex, announced on Wednesday illegal border crossings have continued to drop across the continent with 2018 likely to become the lowest rate of migration since 2013, according to Deutsche Welle. But despite the decreases, there is also growing hostility at migration with a number of migrants facing discrimination across the EU. Frontex said there were 118,900 illegal border crossings during the first ten months of the year, which is 30 percent lower

Pediatricians group says don’t spank
[WCCO Radio, Nov. 10, 2018] Parents should not spank their children, the American Academy of Pediatrics said on Monday in its most strongly worded policy statement warning against the harmful effects of corporal punishment in the home. Allina Health Clinic pediatrician Dr. Eric Barth discussed the AAP’s recommendation with WCCO Radio and alternative methods of disciplining children.

A baby girl was born in St. Paul at 11 p.m. on 11/11, the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day. The baby, weighing 7 pounds and 12 ounces, was born to Erin and Mike Potts of Hugo at Allina HealthR…

Finding breast cancer early, before it has a chance to spread, is the best defense against this disease. According to the American Cancer Society, the 5-year relative survival rate for those whose breast cancer is found early is greater than 90 percent.

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Neurologists are experiencing high levels of burnout. Here is what the American Academy of Neurology is doing to mitigate burnout among neurologists.

The Pedigree effort is called "Season of Good Dog" and includes a longform video showing how dogs perceive the holiday season.

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We all want to be able to get in and out of our polling place quickly, but when is the best time to vote?

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One of the more effective acts of self-care is also, happily, one of the cheapest.

Health officials were warning the record number of suicides occurring in Venezuela as doctors are already struggling to manage widespread shortages of necessary medicines amid one of the largest mass exodus events to hit Latin America as more than 1.6 million Venezuelans have left the country since 2015, according to Bloomberg. Ignacio Sandia, the head of the psychiatry department in a hospital in the state of Merida, said: “We live between terror and impotence. We constantly think we can’t do

A report says Hennepin County can cut emissions and save money by transitioning to a electric cars.

Did you know 4 out of 5 car seats are installed or used incorrectly? Keeping up with the changes and recommendations for child passenger safety can be a challenge. Here are a few current recommendations

The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy said the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Health Ministry confirmed 10 more Ebola cases this week after continued incidents of rebel violence against civilians, military members, and health officials. CIDRAP said the DRC's Health Ministry also reported 6 additional deaths in the North Kivu province, the current epicenter of the Ebola outbreak in the African nation. There are now 237 cases of Ebola, including 153 fatalities, while 33

Medical experts and transgender rights activists said the new Trump administration policy of defining gender based on birth certificates is not only scientifically inaccurate, but it would also be harmful to patients' health on Monday, according to The New York Times. The proposal was first reported on Sunday by the NYT which said the White House would narrow the definition of gender to male or female at birth and would be unchangeable later in life according to the federal government. The

The Chinese city of Chengdu is attempting to r eplace electricity-powered streetlights and the Earth's moon with an artificial moon to help illuminate nighttime in China's Sichuan province on Thursday, according to Yahoo News. The People's Daily Online reported the chairman of the Chengdu Aerospace Science and Technology Microelectronics System Research Institute Co. Wu Chunfeng first posited the idea this week. Wu did not offer many specifics on the plan but said the "illumination satellite"

If you want an exercise that engages most of your muscles in one easy step, then you should plank. The plank is a simple, effective bodyweight exercise that strengthens your core, as well as muscles in your upper and lower body. Core muscles, which include your back and abdomen, help you maintain posture and balance as you stand, sit and move throughout the day.

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