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Fertility clinics help more gay couples have kids

Fertility clinics have put a new twist on how to make babies: A "two-mom" approach that lets female same-sex couples share the biological role. One woman's eggs are mixed in a lab dish with donor sperm, then implanted in the other woman, who carries the pregnancy. More>>

Why you should fix these 5 bad habits that hurt your health

Habits are hard to break. This is great news for those of us with healthy habits, but not so much for those with bad habits we know we should kick. If you’re committing any of these bad habits, it’s time to fix... More>>

Report: Women under 50 should get mammograms


A new study by the Harvard Medical School contradicts a government recommendation about mammograms for women under 50. More>>

Back-to-school tips: Quick, healthy, and kid-friendly meals

Summer may not be officially over, but with Labor Day behind us and the school year upon us change is definitely in the air. Letting of summer is never easy, but here are some tips from mom blogger Sally Kuzemchak that will simplify meal time for your family while saving yourself time, money, and energy. More>>

Middle-aged health behavior a matter of degrees

Middle-aged Americans with a college degree are more likely to make healthy lifestyle changes when confronted with a health problem than those who dropped out of college or never went, new research finds. More>>

Some school districts quit healthier lunch program

After just one year, some schools around the country are dropping out of the healthier new federal lunch program, complaining that so many students turned up their noses at meals packed with whole grains, fruits and vegetables that the cafeterias were losing money. More>>

Afterschool nutrition and activities improve educational success

(BPT) - Millions of students are heading back to school with high hopes for a great school year. When it comes to educational success, most parents and caregivers focus on what happens in the classroom, but what takes place... More>>

WSJ: Power poses can the office may lead to advancement

Looking to get ahead at work? According to research, posture could be a way to possible advancement. More>>

New Lyme disease estimate: 300,000 cases a year

Lyme disease is about 10 times more common than previously reported, health officials said Monday. More>>

Top 5 super foods with a powerful health impact

(BPT) - The term appears on headlines and is splashed on food labels everywhere –“super foods” get people talking. But what really is a super food, and how do you cut through confusion to find the foods... More>>

Canton looks to ban e-cigarettes, raise purchasing age of tobacco

Canton could soon become the first town in the country to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes. More>>

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