Kids love playing kickball, but now a gym in Queens, New York is hoping to spark their interest in kettlebells. The Gantry CrossFit gym in Long Island City is now offering to train kids “as young as 3″ in the art of CrossFit, the extreme exercise regimen that includes routines like swinging kettlebells, flipping tires, and doing …
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As the population ages, more men are experiencing waning testosterone levels, which can contribute to depression and changes in blood pressure and blood sugar.
DVDs and educational programs on TV have a growing place in helping young children to learn. But there’s new evidence that they may not be as effective as old fashioned conversation.
It knows when you try to pass off artificial sweeteners as the real thing.
We tasted them, and you may not miss the 40% fat and 30% calories stripped from the spuds.
In California, people in illegal possession of firearms for criminal activity or mental illness will have them seized.
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While nearly all mothers start breast-feeding their newborns, about half stop after a few weeks. The latest study explains why.
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Sex may not be allowed in prisons, but the reality is that it still occurs, and because condoms are contraband, the sex is unprotected.
Katie Couric was right about colonoscopies. They aren’t fun, but they lower cancer risk and save lives.