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Are e-cigarettes dangerous?

In Texas there are at least four open lawsuits regarding injuries from electronic cigarettes exploding. According to research by a UNT Health Science Center dean there was an estimated 2,035 e-cigarette injuries in emergency rooms from 2015 to 2017.

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What is mumps and how does it spread?

Although vaccines have nearly eliminated this once common childhood disease in the U.S., mumps - painful swelling of glands - is still a concern throughout much of the undeveloped world, and has had several recent outbreaks stateside.

‘Hope is real.’ This Texas man is using his struggle with a rare disease to help combat suicide

Trent Fielder was diagnosed with Guillan-Barre disease in 2011, which led to his paralysis. By overcoming his own challenges he found his mission in helping others to find hope and combat suicide. Last year he was able to complete a half Iron Man.