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Most Fat Kids Don't See Themselves As Fat

By | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:02

When you grow up in a house where every adult is overweight, being healthy starts to look like emaciation.


Exercise Pulls Double Duty For Depressed Smokers

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:08

Smokers who also suffer from depression may be able to use exercise as their ticket out of both.

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The Best Weight Loss Programs And Drugs, Based On Value

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 15:04

You may lose three times the weight on Jenny Craig versus Weight Watchers, but you'll also spend six times as much.


Eat Umami, And Feel Fuller Earlier

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:11

Not only did eating umami food cause people to feel fuller, it actually kept them satisfied with eating less.


Your Growing Boy Isn't Big-Boned, He's Just Fat

By | Mon, 07/21/2014 - 17:01

Parents like to romanticize their kids' achievements, and it's putting the kids' health in jeopardy.


Most 9-Year-Olds Are Still Learning How To Read

By | Mon, 07/21/2014 - 13:34

The brain makes more mistakes than the eyes when it comes to young students' reading abilities, a new study finds.


If Autism Is Mostly Genetic, Why Is The Number Of Cases Increasing?

By | Mon, 07/21/2014 - 11:07

Environmental factors are thought to build upon underlying genetic variations, leading to small but incremental changes that produce disorder.


When 5 Is All You Got, This Robot Offers 2 More [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:50

With something like a forklift mechanism, the robotic fingers can hold coffee cups while you stir or envelopes while you tear.


FedEx's Illegal Drug Conspiracy Reveals Holes In Internet Safety

By | Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:29

As much as 97 percent of pharmaceutical websites in a recent review sold medicine that carried no formal approval whatsoever.


Say Hello To Jibo, The World's First Family Robot [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:10

Jibo was designed to assist your entire life, from making plans and saving voicemails to snapping photos and ordering takeout.


5 Things More Likely To Kill You Than A Plane Crash

By | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 16:06

It's true: You're more likely to die on the way to the airport than you are on the plane 30,000 feet above the ground.

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Sex Ed Should Begin When Kids Are 10 Years Old

By | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 14:17

When it comes to teaching sexual and reproductive health, many psychologists say there is no time that's "too early."


What's Up, Doc? 4 Misdiagnoses Doctors Make Way Too Often

By | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 11:03

Even humans that have nearly a decade of higher education under their belt make the occasional mistake.


Asthma Drugs Could Be Stunting Your Kid's Growth

By | Wed, 07/16/2014 - 19:00

The negative effects of regular inhaler use are mild, but significant. Then again, breathing tends to be important.


Why Do We Get Motion Sickness? Great Question, Says Science [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 07/16/2014 - 17:14

Unless cavemen walked around evacuating their stomachs on a regular basis, motion sickness would seem to make little evolutionary sense.