STOCK IMAGE/Getty ImagesYoung woman chewing gum.

Chewing gum isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of weight loss. But with more than 70 percent of adults in the United States overweight or obese, you take good news where you can get it.

The Associated PressThis photo shows the public entrance to the Anchorage Correctional Complex on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Muslim inmates are suing state corrections officials, claiming that officials at the jail are providing them with inadequate nourishment as they break their daily fasts during Ramadan.

As pools and parks open and people flood the nation's beaches this Memorial Day weekend, many are cheering the unofficial start of summer. But doctors caution that with the start of summer, extra skin care is necessary.

The Associated PressIn this Thursday, May 24, 2018, photo, paramedics wear protective suits as a precautionary measure against the Nipah virus as they bury Valachekutti Mosa's body, died of the same virus, in Kozhikode, in the southern Indian state of Kerala.
The Associated PressElection warehouse manager Michael Leonard checks the seals on the ballot boxes in Dublin, Thursday May 24, 2018, ready to be delivered to polling stations for Friday's referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution.
Metro Nashville PolicePolice in Nashville, Tenn., released this image on May 23, 2018 with the news that an adopted 1-year-old girl had died after being left in a car seat parked by a home in East Nashville.