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Train to breathe like a pro athlete

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 16:20

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Bullying by peers has effects later in life

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 15:24
Bullying can be defined by many things. It's teasing, name-calling, stereotyping, fighting, exclusion, spreading rumors, public shaming and aggressive intimidation. It can be in person and online. But it can no longer be considered a rite of passage that strengthens character, new research suggests.

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Can exercise help with bullying?

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 15:24
A great deal of research points to the physical and psychological benefits of exercise. For teens, these benefits are particularly important, given that adolescence is a time of accelerated development and habit formation.

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Dear Lupus, I want me back

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 11:05
My name is Lauren Johnson. I'm an associate producer at CNN, and I have systemic lupus erythematosus.

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15-year-old loses 100 pounds to reach bodybuilding dream

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 06:49
At 15, MacKenzie Walker has accomplished more than most people twice her age. She's written a book. She's started a business, training and coaching clients online. She's amassed nearly 60,000 Instagram followers.

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The reluctant free-range parent

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 06:45
I'm the poster boy for neurotic fathers, living in fear that something terrible will happen to my child. But I'm putting that fear aside for the sake of my son.

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Reddit's 'bullies' pushed me to fight weight gain

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 06:45
If all goes according to plan, in a little less than four months I'll be having gastric bypass surgery. As of this writing I need to lose 149 pounds to be on the upper range of the "normal weight" for my height. That's my Everest, and in a year's time, I plan to conquer it.

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Are parents to blame for mass shootings?

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 16:58

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How a 3-D printer changed a 4-year-old girl's life

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 10:50

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It's time to get your flu shot

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 10:48

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Building human body parts

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 06:58

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Will lab-grown organs cure cancer?

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 06:45
Scientists have figured out how to grow organs from skin cells, which is revolutionizing cancer treatment.

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Zip line-related injuries are sky high

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 06:40

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