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Sitting For Long Periods Of Time May Increase Cancer Risk

A new study finds that sitting on your duff for long periods of time can raise a woman’s risk of cancer.

07/16/2015

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, raised $2.7 million. (Credit: Twitter @OnlyInBoston)

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk Raises $2.7 Million In Boston

About 40,000 people participated Sunday in the 21st annual American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in the city.

10/06/2013

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How To Help Your Kids Choose The Best Extra-Curricular Activities

Help your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.

01/16/2013

Virtual cigarette featured in smartphone smoking app

Smoking Apps Appear To Be Targeting Teens And Children

Experts say dozens of new apps that glamorize smoking may be luring young kids into lighting up.

12/24/2012

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Best Races, Marathons And Walking Events In Boston

These races, marathons and walking events not only raise money for a good cause, but get your heart pumping on scenic tours of Boston. Help out these great area organizations while you shed that winter weight.

03/17/2012