Superstorm Sandy Baby Doing Well One Year Later

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_c08292ba92.jpgABC World News (NEW YORK) -- A Long Island infant celebrated his first birthday a few weeks ago, but there's another anniversary that his family won't soon forget: Superstorm Sandy. William "Will" Donovan was 3 weeks old when Sandy prompted an emergency evacuation of the hospital days after he started breathing on his own for the first time. "It's really something to look back on and celebrate," said Will's father, Jeremy Donovan. 

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Halloween Safety Tips for Kids and Adults

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_f891f78a80.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- As kids prepare to put on their costumes and roam from house to house Thursday, parents and neighbors should keep in mind that their presence on the road and around homes requires additional caution. Travelers.com, an insurance provider, recently released the following five tips on how to stay safe during Halloween and keep the holiday trick-free:

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Poverty Can Affect Size of Kids' Brains, Study Says

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_8895db93f5.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (ST. LOUIS) -- A life of poverty has even more detriments than scientists and sociologists ever imagined. A new study out of Washington University School of Medicine claims that the size of a child's brain can be affected if they grow up poor. The study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, quotes Dr. Joan Luby as saying, "When you're living in a less stimulating environment, when you're exposed to stresses, traumas and lack of support, your brain develops in a less healthy fashion."

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Is It Natural to Be Glad When Others Are Sad?

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_38760055a1.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Ever revel in someone's misfortune? Don't be too ashamed if you do. Two researchers say the condition the Germans have termed "schadenfreude" can actually be biological, not always pathological. To test out the theory that envy is a prelude to those who take delight when others fail, Carnegie Mellon University assistant professor Mina Cikara and Princeton professor Susan Fiske learned that people do tend to smile more when an individual that they envy has a problem or experiences discomfort.

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CDC Official Predicts Antibiotics Could Vanish

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_3f87e722c3.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Living in a world without antibiotics seems unthinkable.  However, an official with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the health community had better start thinking about such a scenario. Interviewed by PBS' Frontline, Dr. Arjun Srinivasan alleges the overuse of antibiotics to treat what were once treatable infections is to blame for fueling the "fire of bacterial resistance."

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