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Why paying taxes by credit card probably isn't a good idea
Using plastic to pay income taxes might give you more time to come up with the money or help you rack up rewards. But here's why it could cost you dearly
When should you replace your medicines?
The first in a "GMA" series on expiration dates explores when you need to clean out your medicine cabinet.
Springtime, and your allergies, are coming early this year
Dr. Richard Besser appears live on "GMA" to show where pollen counts have soared across the country and how you can jump-start your allergy relief.
High pollen counts reported across US as mild winter weather kickstarts allergy season
Forget that the calendar says it's still winter, allergy season is already hitting much of the country despite spring officially being nearly a month away. As a relatively mild and wet winter has given way to unseasonably high temperatures across much of the U.S., multiple areas are reporting high
Asthma Diagnosis Later Reversed in About 1 in 3 Adults, Study Finds
Although asthma is considered a chronic disease, doctors have been puzzled by its often changing nature that can makes prescribing medicine, or stopping them, tricky. A study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found that about one-third of adults tested for
Thunderstorm Asthma Possibly Linked to 6 Deaths
The deaths of six people in Australia may be linked to a rare meteorological phenomenon that led to a surge in asthma attacks, Australian officials said today.
The Science Behind Deadly 'Thunderstorm Asthma' Possibly Linked to 6 Deaths
The deaths of six people in Australia may be linked to a rare meteorological event that led to a surge in asthma attacks, Australian officials said today. At least 12 people remain hospitalized after suffering acute asthma attacks during the "thunderstorm asthma" event that sent thousands to the
'GMA' Investigates: How Dirty Is Your Humidifier?
Well, as the cold weather hits much of the country many families are breaking out those humidifiers, now is a good time to remind you what can happen if you don't regularly clean yours according to the manufacturer instructions. ABC's about gio Benitez with more about "Gma investigates." Reporter:
How to Protect Your Skin From Pollution
Dr. Whitney Bowe demonstrates a skin care mask that uses magnet technology to lift pollutants from the skin.
Fight Back This Fall Against Ragweed Allergies
Colder temperatures and shorter daylight hours signal both the arrival of fall and ragweed allergy season, which means itchy eyes and runny noses for millions. Allergies can be a year-round nuisance, but in the fall it's the people with ragweed allergies who are especially miserable. As the ragweed