Division Chair of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology in the Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Martha Hartz, M.D., explains the connection between food allergies and asthma. Dr. Hartz comments on higher risks for children with asthma, whom should be tested for peanut allergies and how to know when it’s okay to expose children to peanut butter at a very early age to prevent peanut allergies.
The parenting website BabyCenter released its list of most popular baby names for 2016. Many of the top names from the 2015 list appear again. See if your baby's (or future baby's) name cracked the top 5.
Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 50 Commander Shane Kimbrough of NASA discussed how he and his crew-mates will celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Kimbrough, who arrived on the station in October, is in the midst of a four-month mission.
Leo, the 3-year-old Leonberger, is a regular at Royal Pet Resort, but he went missing Dec. 1 when he escaped a fence and pushed through two security gates. He initially pursued a van that would usually take him home, but he gave up after about a half-mile. He was rescued two weeks later.
District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller holds a press conference regarding “the grand jury’s report and recommendation on the Greek culture at Penn State University” Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 at the Courthouse Annex in Bellefonte.
A cow escaped from a Philadelphia church's nativity scene and had to be corralled by police off of Interstate 95 early Thursday morning. Philadelphia police boxed in "Stormy" with their cruisers before walking her off the interstate. She was eventually return to the church.
A man was facing multiple charges, police said, after allegedly crashing his car in a multi-vehicle collision, assaulting another man, stripping naked, straddling a vehicle as it drove along a highway, and causing traffic delays on December 11.
The incident happened on Route 28 in Virginia. This footage shows the aftermath of the collision. The man can be seen behaving erratically, and strips naked for a period. He is also seen straddling the headboard frame of a vehicle.
Police said the man was detained for a short time on the grounds of Dulles Airport, after the events in this footage.
“He was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries,” police said. “No one else was injured during the crash or assault. Charges are pending as we are working to identify the suspect.”
Police shut down the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan following an explosion during peak morning commuting hours on December 11. The NYPD said it had arrested one male suspect. The A, C and E Subway lines were evacuated as a precaution.