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December 12, 2018
A parachute is seen as a skydiver lands on his feet during a canopy piloting competition in Palatka, Fla., on March 9, 2008.   (Daron Dean/The New York Times)
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
December 12, 2018 - 10:42am
December 10, 2018
There is a certain Cookie Canon - the classics, the old reliables, the cookies that can appeal to a crowd.  Photo by Tom McCorkle for The Washington Post.
Cookies are not the enemy: Smarter ways of thinking about food during the holidays
December 10, 2018 - 2:15pm
The CDC is warning people not to eat cookie dough, a temptation at holiday time.  Photo by Goran Kosanovic for The Washington Post.
The CDC keeps warning people not to eat raw cookie dough - even though it's delicious
December 10, 2018 - 1:07pm
December 1, 2018
Sydney Bormann, a junior human biology major at South Dakota State University, works on gut microbiota in the lab of Assistant Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Science Joy Scaria. She received an American Society of Microbiology Undergraduate Research Fellowship and will present her research at the June 2019 Microbe Meeting in San Francisco.
Student-athlete identifies bacteria to improve gut health
December 1, 2018 - 7:00am
November 23, 2018
Agweek's Katie Pinke and Cara Myers of Colfax, N.D., discuss Cara's breast cancer journey during corn harvest. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Pinke: Back in the tractor one year after breast cancer
November 23, 2018 - 6:50am
November 13, 2018
Laughing teens make boy with cerebral palsy lie in muddy creek, using him as human bridge. He forgives them.
November 13, 2018 - 1:38pm
November 4, 2018
Seeing red or singing the blues? Here are some tips to help you survive election night stress
November 4, 2018 - 8:30am
October 27, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist
Strict laws make it hard to alert caregivers when loved ones get out of bed
October 27, 2018 - 8:20am
October 22, 2018
Doctors told Josh Bangert, 15, of West Chicago, Illinois, that he will lose his vision in a few months.  Courtesy of Keith Bangert.
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
October 22, 2018 - 3:17pm
October 13, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Many can't be 'sainted' caregivers they hear about
October 13, 2018 - 8:31am
October 5, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Kindness often finds us where we are wounded
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
October 4, 2018
Deborah Hanekamp, the shaman-trained owner of Mama Medicine, performs what she calls a medicine reading for visitors to Washington's Eaton Workshop hotel.  Washington Post photo by Lavanya Ramanathan
The wellness revolution has reached its shamans-for-hire stage
October 4, 2018 - 8:22pm
October 3, 2018
Washing your hands well requires wetting them with warm, running water, applying liquid soap or clean bar soap and rubbing them vigorously together for at least 15 to 20 seconds. Forum News Service File photo by Jackie Lorentz.
Pediatrician-approved tips for keeping germs at bay this winter
October 3, 2018 - 7:19pm
October 2, 2018
File photo of Ross Nasca, general manager of the Smoke Shop and Ecigs in Duluth, displaying a Juul.  Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
FDA seizes documents at headquarters of e-cigarette maker Juul
October 2, 2018 - 1:07pm
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Biased research fueled countless harmful diet fads
September 30, 2018 - 6:00pm
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