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California Health Officials Warn About Measles Parties

Back in the 50's before the measles vaccination was created, parents would hold measles parties to deliberately expose their child to the measles, in hopes that it would build immunity from the disease.  Now it seems this is becoming popular again, especially in the communities that do not believe in vaccinating their children. California health officials have now had to issue warnings about measles parties.

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5 Fun Things In Amarillo That You Might Have Overlooked

Finding something fun to do shouldn't be a chore, but in Amarillo sometimes it can be difficult to find something to do that you haven't already done quite a few times.

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8 Sick Remedies That May (Or May Not) Nurse You Back to Health

Your nose is running like it's in a 100-yard dash, you're shivering like you're watching a horror movie and your body temperature is hot enough to cook bacon. There's no doubt about it -- you're sick.

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Court Rejects Teen Girl With Cancer Who Won’t Undergo Chemo [VIDEO, POLL]

The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled a 17-year-old girl with cancer must continue to receive chemotherapy, despite the fact she doesn't want it.

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Baby’s Death Shows How Important Car Seat Education Is for Parents

Louisiana mother Holly Wagner lost her 11-month-old son Cameron after a car accident. His death is the latest tragic reminder that many parents don't know the proper way to fasten a car seat and secure their children.

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Adorable Miniature Horses Cheer Up Sick Kids at the Hospital [VIDEO]

"Horseplay" now has a whole new meaning for these kids.

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Jake Gyllenhaal’s ‘Southpaw’ Transformation Is Truly Astonishing

When actors transform for a role, we take notice (and most of the time, so does that little golden statue named Oscar). Christian Bale in ‘The Machinist,’ Matthew McConaughey in ‘Dallas Buyers Club,’ Charlize Theron in ‘Monster,’ Christian Bale in the ‘Dark Knight’ trilogy, etc. Jake Gyllenhaal recently joined the club when he dropped 25 pounds to play the sociopathic Lou Bloom in ‘Nightcrawler,’ and now he’s at it again with his incredible transformation for his next film, Antoine Fuqua’s ‘Southpaw.’

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What’s the Most Important Thing to Keep Clean in Your House? [POLL]

Your house may be your home, but it's also a lair for bacteria, a kind of germ bonanza that looks like it would be more suitable for a fraternity house.

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French Kissing Is Dirty Business — Now We Know How Dirty

You and the person you're swapping spit with are also swapping bacteria. Lots of bacteria.

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Cut Your Risk of Kidney Stones With More Water and Less Soda

A new study shows reduced risk for kidney stones if you drink more water and less soda.

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