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He sold America on vitamin D and reaped the profits

Dr. Michael Holick, a Boston University endocrinologist, almost singlehandedly created the vitamin D sales and testing industry, and the industry has paid him handsomely.

Why Asia Argento allegations might actually strengthen #MeToo movement

The New York Times reported that the actress, a prominent Harvey Weinstein accuser, sexually assaulted co-star Jimmy Bennett when he was just 17 years old.

Measles cases hit record high in Europe

The more cases there are in Europe, the more cases that can be exported to the rest of the world, including the U.S., by travelers

After violent threats, family of transgender girl looks to leave town

Donors have raised nearly $25,000 for the family of a 12-year-old transgender girl to move out of rural Oklahoma.

Woman killed by 8-foot alligator while walking dog in South Carolina

Witnesses said the woman was pulled under the water by the alligator.