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Health & Fitness

Can a 74-year-old yogi with an aneurysm safely stand on her head?

Doctors test 74-year-old woman to determine if her yoga headstands pose a risk to her cardiovascular condition. Sally Mertens has been diagnosed with a thoracic aortic aneurysm.

Florida Travel

SeaWorld’s Kraken roller coaster to go virtual

SeaWorld’s Kraken roller coaster will go virtual next year, becoming Florida’s first virtual reality coaster. In addition, the park’s theatrical orca shows will transition to educational encounters in 2018, SeaWorld Entertainment said Tuesday in announcing $175 million worth of new and upgraded attractions at many of its parks.

Home & Garden

Plumber: Preparing to save water in the kitchen

Q: Hi Ed, I am an avid home chef with a very large kitchen. I plan to install a prep sink in my island for rinsing and washing foods. Since I'm not filling large pots in this sink, I would like to install a water-saving kitchen faucet. Can you please give me the quick rundown on a couple water-saving choices for kitchen faucets?

Travel

Two unique destinations in the Caribbean

The islands of the Caribbean offer travelers of every stripe the ideal getaway: family-friendly resorts, couples-only properties, rustic eco-retreats and design gems that equal anything the U.S., Europe or Asia has to offer. During the past month, I had a chance to experience two unique island destinations.

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Videos

Does standing on your head hurt your heart?

Doctors at Mount Sinai Medical Center perform test on a patient to see if her heart is healthy enough for strenuous yoga exercises.
Al Diaz Miami Herald
Does standing on your head hurt your heart? 1:16

Does standing on your head hurt your heart?

Creator of thehungryblackman.com talks food and race 1:40

Creator of thehungryblackman.com talks food and race

Journey to the white continent 1:17

Journey to the white continent

Public service announcement warns teens about 'sextortion' 2:13

Public service announcement warns teens about 'sextortion'