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Groundbreaking study shows why drinking from plastic bottles may increase your risk of type 2 diabetes

A chemical called BPA may disrupt your hormones and increase diabetes risk, a study found. It's com…

Gabby Landsverk   


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We took our 7-year-old son to Waikiki for our 10th wedding anniversary. We catered the trip to us, not him.

For our 10th wedding anniversary, we went to Waikiki and took our 7-year-old son. We did what we wa…

Nicole Findlay   


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A billionaire energy drink mogul elbowed his way into publishing Sports Illustrated — now he's lost it

5-Hour Energy founder Manoj Bhargava's chaotic takeover of The Arena Group, publisher of Sports Ill…

Jack Newsham,Jake Swearingen   


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We are eating, drinking and breathing microplastics — and don’t know how it would affect us

As many as two billion people are affected due to drinking water contamination and a mil…

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A woman spent $28,000 on weight-loss and plastic surgeries and said her new body and better health was worth every penny

Ashleigh Bing is proud of the 100 pounds she lost after weight-loss surgery, so she treated herself…

Allana Akhtar   


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Amid extreme Texas heat, barrels of drinking water left out for migrants by human rights groups have vanished

Nearly 3,000 migrants coming to the US from Mexico have died by drowning, heat stroke, or lack of f…

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I got my first nose job at 16 and regret it. I only realized I had a self-worth problem after a plastic surgeon turned me down for a third.

Delaney Aby Saalman said she regrets her multiple nose jobs, and finds it "dangerous" that teenager…

Allana Akhtar   


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Microplastics discovered in human blood are 'unsettling.' Scientists are trying to figure out whether they're harmful.

Scientists say they're in the dark on the health impacts of microplastics circulating the human bod…

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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Here's how much plastic people end up eating everyday

According to WWF, an average person eats 100,000 microplastics in a year. ‘We are drinking…

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Simon Cowell says he no longer has face fillers after they made him look 'like something out a horror film'

Simon Cowell told The Sun that there was no filler in his face after he looked back at a photo wher…

Palmer Haasch   


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Bill Nye says Coca-Cola is recycling its way to 'a world without waste.' He's wrong.

Coca-Cola is among the world's biggest plastic polluters. Recycling doesn't keep plastics out of la…

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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Recycling doesn't keep plastic out of our stomachs, lungs, or blood, experts say

"I expect in the end, we are all exposed," said Marja Lamoree, a chemist at Vrije Universiteit behi…

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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'We are being poisoned': Black residents living in Louisiana's 'Cancer Alley' say the state is guilty of 'genocide' and environmental racism

In parts of Cancer Alley, a region rife with petrochemical plants, the risk of cancer is 47 times t…

Trisha Gopal   


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Walmart customers either hate or love the chain's new shopping carts. We tried one out, and it's clear why they are so polarizing.

Walmart has rolled out newly redesigned shopping carts, with cupholders and a slot for phones, acro…

Dominick Reuter   


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Videos show Ohio politicians gingerly sipping tap water near chemical train crash, hoping to convince locals to start drinking it again

Federal and local authorities visited several East Palestine houses on Tuesday, and sipped tap wate…

Matthew Loh   


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TikTok is obsessed with 'anti-wrinkle' straws, so we asked 2 dermatologists if they actually work

Yes, you can get wrinkles from repetitive lip pursing — and smoking and playing the flute, dermatol…

Julia Pugachevsky   


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Amazon used enough plastic air packets in its boxes to circle the planet 800 times in 2021, an outside group found. The company said it used far less.

Amazon for the first time shared how much plastic packaging it used. The group Oceana estimated the…

Catherine Boudreau   


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Restaurant owners describe the cutthroat competition for plastic cups and takeout containers as shortages continue

Some restaurants are serving drinks in glasses or asking customers to bring their own cups while su…

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You eat over 900 tiny pieces of plastic a day and researchers don't fully know what it's doing to your health yet

"There are increasing reports of microplastic contamination in our drinking water, milk, food, and …

Madeline Kennedy,Jason R. McKnight