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Czech zoo burns rhino horns, condemns auction in SAfrica
A zoo in the Czech Republic has burned its stockpiles to rhino horn with an estimated black market value of more than $2 million in a protest against a controversial auction of rhino horn in South Africa
Angelina Jolie wants 'love and family' to come out of her new film on Cambodia's brutal past
Angelina Jolie hopes the new film "First They Killed My Father," which she produced and directed, depicts the suffering, and resilience, of the people of Cambodia , "in a way that they deserve to be seen." The film, debuting today on Netflix and in select theaters, is based on the 2000 memoir by
Selena Gomez undergoes kidney transplant due to lupus
Selena Gomez says she has received a kidney transplant due to struggle with lupus
What parents should know about sleep apnea in children
Medical experts are warning parents that if you hear your young son or daughter snoring, it could potentially be a sign that the child is suffering from sleep apnea . "It should raise a flag," Dr. Sydney Butts, an ear, nose and throat doctor in New York City told ABC News of snoring in children.
NFL star Ryan Jensen says sleep apnea diagnosis 'saved my career'
Football star Ryan Jensen said that a sleep apnea diagnosis "saved my career," after he could not understand why he was losing his strength and never feeling rested even after being in bed for over 8 hours a night. The Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman told ABC News that three years ago his
Princess Kate pregnant with 3rd child: What to know about hyperemesis gravidarum
Princess Kate is pregnant with her third child and suffering from the same condition that struck in her first two pregnancies: hyperemesis gravidarum . Kate was forced to cancel a scheduled engagement today due to her health, Kensington Palace said in a statement announcing Kate’s pregnancy. Read
20th anniversary of Princess Diana’s death: A look back at her final day
Princess Diana spent the last days of her life in 1997 with Dodi Fayed , the son of an Egyptian billionaire. Near the end of that summer, on Aug. 31, the pair were fatally injured in a car crash at the Pont de l'Alma tunnel in Paris. Diana was just 36 when she died and left behind two sons, Prince
Does apple cider vinegar promote good health? Expert: 'it’s not a magical elixir'
Despite the hype in the health and wellness community surrounding apple cider vinegar, a nutrition expert says most of its alleged medical benefits have not been proven. Cindy Lai, a surf instructor and apple cider vinegar enthusiast, told ABC News that she drinks one tablespoon of apple cider
Severe food allergy cases skyrocketed over the past decade, study finds
The number of health insurance claims documenting severe allergic reactions to food has skyrocketed nearly 400 percent over the past decade, according to a study released Tuesday by the nonprofit healthcare organization FAIR Health. The researchers analyzed private insurance claim lines involving
Study finds those who are 'fat but fit' still have increased risk of heart disease
A new study published in the European Heart Journal Monday finds that being overweight increases your risk of coronary heart disease , even if you are otherwise considered healthy, destabilizing the common conception that someone can be "fat but fit." "Our findings suggest that if a patient is