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Scientific Breakthrough: Meet the world’s first IVF puppies!

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There’s something for everyone at this weekend’s Cairo Carnival winter event.

Kim-Kardashian-InStyle

Kim Kardashian is promoting consuming your own placenta.

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The new science behind gut bacteria and weight loss.

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Does the secret to long life lie in these 11 countries? (Hint: Mediterranean diet)