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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 05:07 PM CDT

Strokes Affecting More Young People, Study Shows

Strokes Affecting More Young People, Study Shows

A new warning about the rise in strokes for a surprising age group.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 06:12 PM CDT

New Prosthetic Arm Offers Life-Like Touch

New Prosthetic Arm Offers Life-Like Touch

A unique, thought-controlled prosthetic arm developed in part by the Hanger Clinic in Gig Harbor, Washington, uses the the body's nerve signals to control movement.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 01:47 PM CDT

Fitbit Heart Rate Trackers 'Highly Inaccurate': Study

Fitbit Heart Rate Trackers 'Highly Inaccurate': Study

A class action lawsuit against Fitbit may be bolstered by the release of a new study claiming the company's popular heart rate trackers are "highly inaccurate," CNBC reports. Researchers at the California State...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 01:42 PM CDT

NFL Sought to Influence Study on Brain Injuries: Report

NFL Sought to Influence Study on Brain Injuries: Report

National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease, according to a senior House Democrat in a report issued Monday.

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 09:44 PM CDT

Singer Thomas Rhett Works Out with DFW Fans

Singer Thomas Rhett Works Out with DFW Fans

Before hitting the stage in DFW Saturday night, country singer Thomas Rhett hit the gym with fans.

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 09:43 AM CDT

Trying To Get Jump On Zika Preparations With Money In Limbo

Trying To Get Jump On Zika Preparations With Money In Limbo

Beg, borrow and steal: Zika preparation involves a bit of all three as federal, state and local health officials try to get a jump on the mosquito-borne virus while Congress haggles over how much money...

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