Atlanta Children's Hospital Surprises Sick Kids with Snowfall

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_31991139fa.jpgFuse/Thinkstock (ATLANTA) -- Children's Healthcare of Atlanta wanted to bring the magic of the season to their sick children and families, so they created a winter wonderland of snow at all three of its hospitals -- all at the same time. It was a tightly held secret: Only a handful of employees knew that the surprise event would happen.

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Benefits of Organic Milk Touted

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_4a1f933cc0.jpgChris Warren/Thinkstock (PULLMAN, Wash.) -- Got organic milk?  If not, get it. Washington State University researchers say it's loaded with more heart-healthy fatty acids than the milk you're used to drinking. On the other hand, lead author Charles Benbrook said in the study that conventional milk has a much higher ratio of omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acids, which previous research claims is responsible for greater health risks.

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Researchers Using Psychology to Pinpoint Aggressive Drivers

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_e9f17408fd.jpgFelix Mizioznikov/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- All it might take to reduce aggressive driving habits is a little psychological science. U.S. and Canadian researchers say the idea has great potential. Christine Wickens with the Center for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto and NYU researchers have discovered that certain factors related to people and situations result in anger behind the wheel.

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Moms-to-Be Warned About the Dangers of Marijuana

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_9c8aead0fe.jpgScott Harms/Thinkstock (SALT LAKE CITY) -- Expectant mothers who use drugs are putting their babies at grave risk, particularly if the drug is marijuana. New evidence from the University of Utah School of Medicine claims that women triple the risk of having a stillborn child -- that is, one delivered after the 20th week of pregnancy -- if they smoke pot.

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E-Cigarettes: Harlmess Alternative to Tobacco, or Just as Bad?

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_0a06f58fbb.jpgAnneMS/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- As New York and Chicago become the first major U.S. cities to propose tighter regulation of electronic cigarettes, the row over their safety has caught fire. Supporters believe the battery-operated cigarettes are a harmless alternative to tobacco smokes, while opponents say they may carry the same dangerous health effects.

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