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Fast food meals for kids get an “F” 
Fast food meals for kids get an “F”
New study gives parents another reason to whip up home-cooked meals for their little ones.
Top 5 tips to avoid weight gain as you age 
Top 5 tips to avoid weight gain as you age
When it comes to aging gracefully, maintaining your youth-like figure might be harder than you think. Experts say if you fail to change up your diet with your ever-changing body, you will likely not be able to keep a handle on your growing waistline. Find out what you can do to stay in great shape as you age.
What’s in your breakfast on the go? 
What’s in your breakfast on the go?
Experts say there’s a lot to be gained from planning your breakfast, and it’s not extra pounds. Find out just how many calories and how much salt are inside some of America’s favorite breakfast fast foods. And learn some of your best breakfast options.
10-year-old faces adult changes after diabetes diagnosis  Featured
10-year-old faces adult changes after diabetes diagnosis
Diego Diaz is adjusting to living with Type 1 diabetes. Find out how he’s coping with his diagnosis. Also, learn what symptoms to look for when it comes to detecting childhood diabetes and how to help their little ones manage day to day life.
Without new antibiotics, growing resistance a ‘ticking time bomb’ 
Without new antibiotics, growing resistance a ‘ticking time bomb’
The overuse of antibiotics is creating a potential crisis scientist say. New strains of deadly bacteria are proving difficult, if not impossible, to stop.
When it comes to breast cancer surgery, is less really more?  Featured
When it comes to breast cancer surgery, is less really more?
A recent study suggests a more conservative approach is best for treating early-stage breast cancer. Find out why exploring the best treatment options available to you with your doctor could get you well sooner.
Queen’s stomach bug common among non-royalty too 
Queen’s stomach bug common among non-royalty too
Royal watchers and the world learn more about a nasty stomach virus that is common among many but when it comes to seniors, it could be much more dangerous to their health. Find out why.