Keeping your pet fit and healthy

If you think you spent a lot of time on the couch this winter, imagine how all of that time indoors affected your dog. Packing on a few poun…

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New life engineered with artificial DNA

“This is the first experimental demonstration that life can exist with information that’s not coded the way nature does (it),” said Floyd Ro…

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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…