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Study throws fat in the fire of diet debate

Study throws fat in the fire of diet debate

PARIS — A health study came to the defence of certain dietary fats on Tuesday (June 7), adding fuel to a scientific row over low-fat guidelines that have bedevilled dieters for...

Hairy future for Australia's beloved koala

Hairy future for Australia's beloved koala

PORT MACQUARIE — A sweet, sickly smell filled the air as Sherwood Robyn, a 12-year-old koala, was brought into a small examination room at Australia's first hospital for the...

The ‘Singapore Special’ is not a stray

The ‘Singapore Special’ is not a stray

MONTAGUE (Massachusetts) — Think of all the dogs out there: Labradors and poodles and labradoodles; huskies and westies and dogues de Bordeaux; pit bulls and spaniels and...