Puppy Dog Eyes Are No Accident

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_d4992b8a35.jpgZoonar RF/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- It’s tough to resist a dog when it make those “puppy dog” eyes designed to melt the hardest of hearts. In fact, a study out of England’s University of Portsmouth discovered that dogs able to make their eyes look larger usually get adopted quicker. What’s more, it seems canines developed this skill knowing instinctively that humans are suckers for child-like faces.

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Coffee May Not Cause Dehydration, Study Finds

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_16597de45a.jpgiStock/Thinktsock (NEW YORK) -- For so many, that morning cup of coffee is essential, but as long as they’ve consumed it, coffee drinkers have been told that a shot (or shots) of caffeine can leave them dehydrated. “I would say that if I’m drinking coffee, that I would generally like to follow the coffee with a water,” said Darcy Cadman, a patron in a New York coffee shop. While it’s true that caffeine can be dehydrating, a study Thursday in PLoS ONE found that wasn’t the case when it came to drinking moderate amounts of joe.

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Mobile Game Told Kids 'Water Is the Enemy'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_09ef69d232.jpgIna Bahnaru/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- A food activist has filed a complaint with the New York State Attorney General against Gatorade sports drink for what she said is a deceptive viral advertising campaign that calls water "the enemy of performance." The campaign, which ran most of last year, featured a mobile game app called Bolt!, starring Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt. Gamers navigated a Bolt avatar going through an obstacle course and picking up bottles of Gatorade along the way to make him go faster and avoiding drops of water that would make him go slower.

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Anna Kaiser’s Top Workout Tips, Plus Habits You Should Avoid

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_1c87232777.jpgYanLev/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Many people make fitness resolutions for the New Year, only to abandon them after a few weeks or months. Celebrity fitness trainer Anna Kaiser, who works with superstars such as Sarah Jessica Parker, Kelly Ripa and Shakira, appeared on ABC's Good Morning America to share her workout tips. She also added a few bonus tips to help you go the distance on your resolutions, and also pointed out what you should avoid.

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Texas Mom Dies of Flu at 29, Leaves Three Kids

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_3d4019e3bd.jpgdarrell.jones.790/Facebook (DALLAS) -- Alice Jones and her husband, Darrell, both in college and raising three children, got sick with the flu on a Thursday. By Monday, Alice, 29, an aspiring Dallas nurse, was dead. Darrell Jones, a criminal justice student who served in the U.S. Army in Afghanistan for nearly a year, said he and his children are so devastated they can't stay in their house and are temporarily living with relatives.

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