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Bringing Better Nutrition to School Cafeterias

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The Science of Sun Protection

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Scientists See Defects in Lab-Grown Stem Cells

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HHS: Foster Kids Wrongly Used in Drug Trials

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Debate over the Benefits of Sun Exposure

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Learning to Identify Repeat Sex Offenders

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Sex Offenders in Your Neighborhood

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Sex Offender's Notes Hint at Thousands of Victims

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Clowning Around over R. McD's Fitness Role

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The History and Mentality of Self-Mutilation

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Children and Understanding Lies

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Private Records Not Always Safe with Social Workers

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Study: Unattractive Children Get Less Parental Attention

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