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March 26, 2012


a man checks his pulse while using a blood pressure monitor

The Sound Of Pressure

Have you ever been squeezed by a sphygmomanometer?

February 3, 2012


younger and older runners on a trail

The Mathematics Of Middle-Age Spread

How much more does an older runner have to run in order burn as many calories as a teenager?

December 14, 2011



To Salt Or Not To Salt

The soup could use a little more salt, but a voice in your head wonders if salt is bad for your health.

October 13, 2011



The Dawn Of Agriculture (And Health Problems)

According to many studies, the rise of agriculture coincided with declines in human height and overall health.

March 29, 2011


children drinking milk out of the bottle

A New Treatment May Help Kids With Milk Allergies

Your child's days of milk allergies could be a thing of the past with the help of sensitization and a new drug.

March 17, 2011


child smiling

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Kids!

Your children can be a mystery. Here are some interesting things you may not have known about your young ones!

February 8, 2011


blood orange slices

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Food

Love to bake, cook, or eat food? A Moment of Science brings you some of our best food related articles.

February 7, 2011


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Growing Meat In The Lab

Would you ever eat meat that was grown in a lab? Or, is this food science too out there?

November 28, 2010



Do Canned Goods Have Health Risks?

'Tis the season for giving, which often includes plenty of holiday food drives. But beware. Studies show that canned foods may contain harmful chemicals.

November 24, 2010



Eat, Exercise and Be Merry

Writing down what you are thankful for may give you that extra boost you need to hit the gym.

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