Over the past four decades, the rise in childhood obesity has significantly impacted many children, adolescents and adults. The Centers for Disease Control states that 1 in every 5 children in the United States is obese. Children with obesity are at a higher risk for developing chronic healt…
Tickets to the Texas Rose Festival will go on sale Sept. 1, providing the public the first chance to secure a seat at some of the celebration’s most popular events.
Once, back when my husband was in medical school, he found himself in an elevator with a woman he instantly recognized from something he’d read in the school paper. So he struck up a conversation with her.
For about a decade, I lived in an old dogtrot house. Also known as a dog run house, this vernacular style of home was popular throughout the upper South before electricity, fans and air conditioning. They were built for maximum ventilation, so folks could survive the sweltering hot summers. …
Speaking from the heart, she poured out their family story. Most of the time, we raise children hoping they are prepared to begin their own stories.
We all enjoy plants and flowers, whether in containers in our house or in our garden. We enjoy the bright colors and fragrance they give. We also enjoy our pets and the joy of their companionship and activity. Our pets and plants can coexist nicely with a few precautions.
Tens of thousands of people visit Tyler State Park each year but only a small percentage of visitors take time to explore its many miles of trails, post oak savanna and beaver pond, Boyd Sanders, park ranger, said.
Kansas band bassist Billy Greer has noticed something interesting as the band prepares to head to Longview on Sept. 1.
Organizers of the ninth annual Art of Peace festival Sept. 14-22 in Tyler have announced activities ranging from an art show to a community meal as ways to promote the cause of peace.
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Long-term exposure to air pollution, especially ground-level ozone, is like smoking about a pack of cigarettes a day for many years, a new study says, and like smoking, it can can lead to emphysema. CNN's Jacqueline Howard explains.
Heather Locklear has been ordered to 30 days in a mental health facility, after she pled no contest to eight misdemeanour charges, including battery on a police officer.
According to the EPA's own analysis, the Trump administration's Affordable Clean Energy rule will result in up to 1,400 more premature deaths a year by 2030. Learn more about the impacts of Trump's deregulation campaign on the CNN Special Report "A Toxic Tale: Trump's Environmental Impact," …
Brody Jenner has called for people to stop directing "negativity" at his "best friend" and estranged wife Kaitlynn Carter, after she was spotted kissing Miley Cyrus.
The Trump administration has rolled back major environmental regulations, but critics say the policies could harm the health of many Americans. Learn more about the impacts of Trump's deregulation on the CNN Special Report "A Toxic Tale: Trump's Environmental Impact," airing Friday, August 2…
Granger Smith's wife Amber is feeling "the full gamut of emotions" as she sends her children back to school, two months after their youngest son died in a drowning accident.
Michael Madsen has been sentenced to four days jail, five years probation and community service after pleading no contest to driving under the influence (DUI).
'Veep' star Julia Louis-Dreyfus has revealed she "howled with laughter, which turned into hysterical crying" after being diagnosed with cancer.
Stella McCartney has revealed that Tom Forde and his husband Richard Buckley went down on bended knee to ask her to be godparent to their son Jack.