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Older moms on the rise

Mother's Day

The continuing trend of women waiting until later in their childbearing years to start families.

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Staying fit after giving birth

Being a mother sure can be busy, but experts say exercise is part of a healthy lifestyle for everyone, and new moms are no exception.


Building a better peanut

Researchers work to reduce allergic reactions and salmonella infections caused by peanuts.

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Guidelines to combat tooth decay

Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease in children in the U.S. and it's estimated that half of all kids age 2 – 11 suffer from it. N…


Pakistan grapples with polio fight

The country faces challenges within its health system including restricted access to its federally administered tribal areas and violence ag…

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Ireland’s smoking ban, 10 years later

March 29 marked the 10-year anniversary of a workplace smoking ban in Ireland, extending to pubs and restaurants. Ireland was the first coun…


How to dispose of liquid opiates

People looking to dispose of drugs in liquid form may be surprised to find out that the government approves of them being flushed down the d…

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Teen cardiac arrest

A hidden heart condition changes life for a 12-year old baseball player and his family.