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Chrissy Teigen claims swollen lip caused by altitude sickness

Trae Patton/NBC(NEW YORK) — Chrissy Teigen sent social media ablaze when she shared with her more than 11 million social media followers a photo of her extremely swollen bottom lip.Teigen, a mom of two with husband John Legend, said she was in Utah attending a wedding and blamed her swollen lip on altitude sickness.”did u…read more »

South Dakota woman gives birth to triplets after thinking she had kidney stones

MillefloreImages/iStock(NEW YORK) — A South Dakota mother was in for a huge surprise during a recent trip to the hospital earlier this month for what she thought was kidney stones.”Started getting pains, figured it was kidney stones cause I went through them before,” Dannette Giltz told ABC affiliate KOTA-TV.Giltz didn’t realize it, but she was…read more »

10 common sleep myths: Put bad habits to rest and wake up a better sleeping routine

Adene Sanchez/iStock(NEW YORK) — Ah, sleep. Why is our most precious recharging resource so scarce in our busy, modern lives?We all know the excuses: demanding schedules, social lives and screen time. Sometimes it’s subconscious, but we’re all making decisions to do these things instead of getting the sleep we need. ABC News Chief Medical Correspondent…read more »