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Active Chemicals From Sunscreen May Be Hazardous, FDA Says

Now is the time of year when more people start to apply sunscreen, but the FDA has found that certain sunscreens may not be protecting you....

Syracuse is hosting travel writers from across North America for a conference May 15-18.

Travel Writers From Across North America Converge on Syracuse

Syracuse and central New York are about to get some major publicity. Visit Syracuse is hosting the North American Travel Journalists...

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Doctors Classify A New Category Of A Dementia That Mimics Alzheimer’s

A new type of dementia has been identified and defined by doctors. According to a recent report published in the neurology journal Brain,...

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Millennials Are Choosing To Buy Homes Together Before Getting Married

Millennials have been praised for their low divorce rate, and now housing data shows why that may be the case. According to a recent survey...

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Syracuse Middle Schooler Among Top 10 Volunteers in America

A sixth-grader at Expeditionary Learning Middle School in Syracuse was among 10 students named America’s  top youth volunteers of...

Selling Lemon-Aid: Big Sister Starts Fundraising Campaign To Help Others Afford Hearing Aids

Approximately 15% of American adults have some level of hearing loss. That means 36 million Americans experience hearing loss. While not...

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The Rate Of Assaults On Elderly Men Has Jumped 75%, Study Shows

The rate of nonfatal assaults on elderly Americans is on the rise, new data shows. According to a new government report, the rate of...

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The U.S. Housing Market’s Less-Expensive Homes Are Seeing The Sharpest Price Hikes

Less expensive homes across the U.S. are slowly growing in price. The nation’s housing shortage and real estate market recovery,...

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Most Pets In The U.S. Are Overweight, But Diet And Exercise Aren’t The Solutions

Most dogs and cats in the U.S. are suffering from obesity, new data shows. According to a recent survey of pet owners and veterinarians by...

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NY Comptroller Makes Climate Change Plans With Two Companies

Two companies have reached an agreement to address climate change, the NY comptroller recently announced. According to the office of New...