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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

Survey finds teens who might otherwise avoid marijuana would take up pot smoking if legalized in their state. (Getty Images)

Study: Legal Weed Encourages Teens To Smoke Pot

Survey of high school students show they are more likely to smoke marijuana if it’s legal.

02/26/2014

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Study: 400 Percent Increase In Obesity Seen Among Those With Computers, Cars

A new study has found that owning technology such as computers and cars contributes significantly to a person’s obesity risk.

02/11/2014

Kids were monitored to see if they would knowingly disobey an instruction to only take one piece of candy. (Getty Images)

Trick Or Treaters Were The Subject Of A Psychology Experiment Back In 1976

About 300 kids unknowingly took part in a psychological experiment.

01/28/2014

The bill would force tanning salons that serve anyone under 18 to pay a $250 fine. (Getty Images)

Bill Would Ban Tanning Beds For Most Teens

Tanning facilities that serve minors would face a $250 fine.

01/20/2014

Google's prototype device measures the glucose levels in tears. 
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Google Develops Contact Lens Glucose Monitor

Prototype device measures the amount of glucose in tears.

01/17/2014

Chinese authorities detected arsenic in a shipment of clams from Washington. (Getty Images)

State Begins Testing Shellfish After China Ban

Department of Health technicians are testing shellfish samples from the Poverty Bay area near Federal Way.

12/27/2013

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Best Healthy And Diet Books For The New Year

With New Year’s just around the corner, you’re ready to be fitter, trimmer, and healthier. These great books from Simon & Schuster will help you kick off 2014 the right way—and stick to your health resolutions this year.

12/20/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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What Is A Secret To Success? Start Your Day Early

If you hit the snooze button when your alarm goes off, you could be sleeping in on the secret to success.

10/21/2013

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