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Are your genes making you fat? 
Are your genes making you fat?
Exercising more, eating less and still can’t lose weight? It might be in your genes, a new study says.
Dementia on the decline for some seniors 
Dementia on the decline for some seniors
Researchers say a healthier population and increased education are leading to a drop in the number of seniors with dementia.
Painkiller overdoses spike among women 
Painkiller overdoses spike among women
A recent report from the CDC says deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses among middle-aged women are up 400 percent.
Think twice about diet pop, researchers say 
Think twice about diet pop, researchers say
Many people think that drinking diet beverages are a healthier alternative to sugar-laden drinks. But new research says maybe not.
The surprising eating habit that may help you lose weight 
The surprising eating habit that may help you lose weight
You’ve probably heard that eating smaller portions throughout the day is the best way to lose weight. But new research shows that you may want to rethink that strategy.
Veterans find healing through art 
Veterans find healing through art
An art exhibit in suburban Chicago offers an artistic way for veterans to heal.
Your child’s weight: The real normal 
Your child’s weight: The real normal
Experts say some parents may have a blind spot when it comes to assessing whether their children are overweight. Find out why.