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News Flash: America’s Fittest Cities, Working Out with an Injury, and Quiet Time

Every week we’re bringing you a roundup of the latest health and wellness news to hit the wire. This week, the...

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Sewing Up Medical Diagnostics

A team of researchers led by engineers from Tufts University in Medford, Mass. have developed what they are calling the “smart...

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Researchers Google map the body

Using similar algorithms to those found in Google maps, a university professor has produced a revolutionary body-part mapping system that can...

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The First Cycling Autobahns

As American cyclists continue to struggle to get enough bike lanes for safe commuting in cities, Germany has launched the first...

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Yoga is Booming

Up to 12 percent of Americans now practice yoga, and nearly a third plan to try it for the first time,...

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The Power of Knitting

Our grandmothers were onto something with knitting and crocheting. It appears that the repetitive nature of needlework can induce a similar...

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Too Good to be True

Don’t you love it when foods you really enjoy turn out to have health-giving properties that are almost too good to...

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Good Friends, Good Health

Don’t get stuck trying to decide whether exercise or diet is the most important thing for maintaining good health — it...

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Slow Aging

As science learns more about aging, it’s also discovering things that can slow it down. We list some of the most...