Coffee Is Better than Sex, According to Hotel Survey

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_63571f6844.jpgWavebreak Media/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Hold the sugar, indeed: A new study released by Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts, which is looking to expand its guests' coffee choices, has revealed that coffee can be more desirable than morning sex. According to the telephone poll, which surveyed 7,455 coffee drinkers from the United States, Dubai, China, France, Germany and India, 53 percent of those surveyed preferred waking up to a hot cuppa over fornication.

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How to Steer Your Children Through New Health Care Changes

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_955e94c99a.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- When it comes to your children some of the changes in health care have already been implemented. For instance, your children no longer get kicked off your plan when they graduate college. Insurance companies are required to let them stay on until they hit age 26 even if they're married or not living at home.

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Ice Cream Recalled over Metal Shavings Risk

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_683b91f914.jpgTurkey Hill (NEW YORK) -- Ice cream maker Turkey Hill has recalled three of its flavors over a risk that they might contain metal shavings. The recall, announced Friday, covers 1.5-quart tubs of Fudge Ripple Premium Ice Cream as well as 1-pint packages of Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Premium Ice Cream and Moose Tracks Stuff’d Frozen Dairy Dessert sold in select stores across Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia, according to the company’s website.

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Should You Get a Mammogram?

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_25c5d336ba.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- When it comes to breast cancer, the biggest risk factor is being a woman.  The second factor is getting older.  The mammogram is the most basic test to screen for the disease.  But for years, the debate over when to begin testing has continued, with a new study adding to the controversy. Researchers at Harvard University said mammograms in women under age 50 could dramatically cut deaths from breast cancer. 

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Whooping Cough Outbreak Fueled by Vaccination Refusals

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_b8b72caf86.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- The largest whooping cough outbreak since 1947 has been linked to clusters of unvaccinated children, according to a new study. The 2010 outbreak of pertussis -- also known as whooping cough -- in California infected 9,120 people and was linked to 10 deaths.  Although health officials suspected the outbreak was the result of some children not being vaccinated, the new study confirms these suspicions.

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