Average Kid Spends Eight Hours Online, Watching TV

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_e35b4fcf6b.jpgCiaran Griffin/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- The average 8- to 10-year-old spends nearly eight hours a day plugged into TVs, computers and cellphones, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.  And that's too much, the doctor's group argues. AAP released new guidelines Monday to help parents manage their children's "screen time."

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'Sandy Save' Babies Born from Flooded NYC Fertility Clinic

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_4ae5092c6c.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- They were some of Hurricane Sandy's smallest survivors: embryos trapped in a flooded fertility clinic and eggs ready to burst from the bloated ovaries of 21 worried women. Now, one year after the superstorm, seven New Yorkers have babies known as "Sandy Saves" -- sons and daughters conceived in a lab against all odds.  Another six women are expecting, according to Dr. James Grifo, director of the NYU Fertility Center.

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Exclusive: Jessica Simpson Shares Post-Pregnancy Weight-Loss Plan

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_e35b47ff1c.jpgABC/Randy Holmes (NEW YORK) -- After Jessica Simpson gave birth to her second child, son Ace Knute, with fiancé Eric Johnson last June, she was eager to start losing the baby weight. "I didn't gain as much weight in my second pregnancy, but I still gained a lot of weight," Simpson, 33, told ABC News exclusively.  "Any woman, dealing with their body after pregnancy, you look at yourself and you're like, 'What just happened to me?'"

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Health Effects of a Good Scare

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_0104c6210f.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- An intense scare can do more than elicit a good scream; it can physically affect the body as the neurological system releases intense chemicals in response to a threat. For most, the response to a fright is more or less harmless, with the body becoming primed to fight or flight its way out of a bad situation.

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Students with Concussions Need Gradual Transition

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_0707130b6c.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (ORLANDO, Fla.) -- A concussion often takes student athletes off the playing field, but one study says it may also require kids to take a break from the classroom. A report from the American Academy of Pediatrics released Sunday says that many students may appear normal after a concussion and have varying symptoms, causing teachers to be unaware of their learning needs.

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