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Embryologist Ric Ross examines a dish with human embryos under a microscope at the La Jolla IVF Clinic February 28, 2007 in La Jolla, California. The clinic accepts donated embryos from around the country through The Stem Cell resource which are then given to stem cell research labs for research. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Divorced Couple Now Battling Over Frozen Embryos In Case That Could Set Precedent

A battle between a divorced couple has begun in San Francisco over the fate of their frozen embryos — and it could lead to new California law.

07/13/2015

Seniors practice the art of Sit Down Tai Chi. (CBS)

Seniors Learn The Art Of Sit Down Tai Chi To Keep Their Bodies Standing Strong

Sit Down Tai Chi is a modified version of the traditional Chinese exercise, using gentle flowing movements.

07/07/2015

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Jim Carrey Calls Gov. Brown A ‘Fascist’ For Signing Mandatory School Vaccination Bill

The actor, who believes there is a link between vaccinations and autism, took to Twitter to let his 14 million followers know how much he truly hates the bill, calling Governor Jerry Brown a “corporate fascist.”

07/01/2015

Kids play in the Dry Dock pool in Mahattan's East Village on the first day of the city's outdoor pool season on June 27, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

CDC: Blame It On The Pee If Your Eyes Are Red After Swimming

Health experts and the swimming pool industry have a message for pool swimmers with irritated eyes who blame it on the chlorine: blame it instead on the urine.

06/26/2015

Dementia (credit: Aegis Living)

5 Signs of Dementia

Keeping our seniors safe Aegis Living has innovative safety measures…

06/26/2015