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May '15
Dr. Ashton weighs in on Duchess Catherine's rapid hospital discharge: 10 hours from push to palace!
ABC News' senior medical contributor Dr. Jennifer Ashton confirms the U.K. model of labor and delivery is different from what most moms experience in the United States.

"In the U.K., it?s not as unusual," Ashton said of Kate's quick hospital discharge. "Here [in the United States], it?s pretty much a land-speed record. Most women stay in the hospital two nights because that?s what most insurance plans cover.

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March '15
Angelina Jolie Underwent Surgery to Have Ovaries Removed
Angelina Jolie underwent preventative surgery to have her ovaries and Fallopian tubes removed because of cancer fears, she wrote in a New York Times op-ed.

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March '15
Heart Healthy Habits and Kids
We know Heart disease is the #1 killer of men and women, worldwide, but when exactly does that start? How far back do we need to go to prevent becoming a statistic? Today I discuss the results of a study in Circulation which looked at the Cardiovascular Health metrics of young children. It looked at diet, BP, BMI and cholesterol....The good news is that by making some easy dietary changes become habits with kids, we can reverse or prevent the trend of obesity, high BP, cholesterol and atherosclerosis later...

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November '14
Dr. Ashton discusses promising new treatment for thinning hair...


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May '14
Meteorologist Describes Suffering Stroke at Age 24
Bri Winkler is on a mission to inform people that a stroke can hit at any age.

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May '14
Did Miley Cyrus really have an allergic reaction?
While we don't know the inside private medical info about her specific case, and I do not speculate on health issues affecting celebrities directly (I only comment on a general basis), something seems odd to me about this case. I explain the range of allergic reactions to antibiotics on GMA >>>

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April '14
Pollen Vortex: Allergy Season Peaks Early
Long winter and delayed spring are making allergies worse.

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December '13
Mother Dies in Labor but Lives to Tell the Tale
Watch the video Mother Dies in Labor but Lives to Tell the Tale on Yahoo Good Morning America. Stephanie Arnold went into labor as her heart suddenly stopped, spent six days in coma.

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December '13
Mommy Anxiety: Having a Baby When You're Not a Baby Person
Tracy Moore is a doting mom to her three-and-a-half year old daughter, Edie, but it wasn't always so. Moore, a blogger at Jezebel.com, found out she was pregnant with her first child just two months after she and her husband were married.

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November '13
GMA Anchor reveals how on-air mammogram saved her life.
Amy Robach on Breast Cancer Diagnosis: 'ABC News Saved My Life'

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October '13
Are Mom's Dangerously Distracted by Multitasking? Dr. Ashton Weighs In
Distracted Mom Almost Drowns Daughter, Captures Nation's Attention

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September '13
Female Athletes Get Breast Reduction to Improve Performance
Dr. Ashton discusses the surgery that is fast becoming a popular way for girls to gain a competitive edge.

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September '13
'Fat Letters' Worry Students, Parents and Experts
Dr. Ashton's insights into schools reporting of kids' BMI on report cards

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August '13
Pregnancy Wisdom Questioned: Are Alcohol, Caffeine Really Off Limits?
Dr. Ashton weighs in on the conventional pregnancy recommendations.

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July '13
Tamar Braxton Didn't Immediately Fall in Love With Baby Son
Dr. Ashton discusses what most new moms are afraid to admit.

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July '13
Kate Middleton in Labor: What to Expect
Dr. Ashton with Breaking News about the Royal Baby and what to expect in Labor

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July '13
How Kate's Delivery Will Differ From U.S. Experience
Dr. Ashton comments on the differences between baby delivery in the US and the UK.

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July '13
Bedroom Temperature Wars: Products Emerge for Couples
Dr. Jennifer Ashton explains how she and her husband tried to settle their nightly dispute.

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July '13
Alicia Silverstone Starts Breast Milk Bank for Vegans
Dr. Ashton on the pros and cons of Human Breast Milk Banking.

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June '13
Vitamin Drip Treatments Gaining Popularity
Dr. Ashton on GMA discusses the trend of IV Hydration Therapy.

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June '13
Will Kate Middleton Breast-Feed the Royal Baby?
Dr. Ashton on Breastfeeding and The Royal Baby

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June '13
Test Reveals Wife's Presence Mitigates Husband's Snoring
Dr. Jennifer Ashton learns that her husband snores less when she sleeps beside him.

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May '13
Angelina Jolie's Reported Next Surgery
Dr. Ashton comments on Jolie's next surgery to Remove Ovaries After Double Mastectomy

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May '13
Angelina Jolie Reveals She Had Double Mastectomy to Prevent Breast Cancer
Dr. Ashton discusses Angelina Jolie's brave decision to have a double mastectomy to lower her chances of breast cancer from 87% to 5%.

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March '13
More Mothers Turning to Prescription Drugs
Some women have turned to antidepressant and anti-anxiety medications to cope with raising children

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March '13
Health Benefits of Skating
Dr. Ashton tries skating as fun fitness.

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February '13
5 Day Eating Plan
Dr. Jennifer Ashton shares easy tips for weight loss from "Your Body Beautiful?"

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