Mary Jo DiLonardo

Mary Jo DiLonardo
Mary Jo DiLonardo is a senior writer and editor at MNN. She has covered health, education, parenting, pets and more for media outlets such as WebMD and Atlanta magazine, and has contributed to, Ladies Home Journal, Parents and Family Fun magazines. She wrote a family travel book for Random House and worked on several national radio shows.

Recent content

Clear Filter

Is there a link between sugar and cancer? Researchers are chipping away at the answer

California becomes the first state to ban sale of 'puppy mill' pets in stores

It all started when the cat began acting 'weird' …

6 signs you may have a potassium deficiency

How to get your dog to stop barking

This police dog may have lost his handler, but he won't lose his family

Meet Frida, the dog who comes to the rescue whenever disaster strikes

Feral cats in Australia kill 7 animals per day

Thousands of sheep storm downtown Madrid in annual livestock festival

Treasure the rescue dog adopts 8 little piglets

Botanic gardens could save the world's endangered plants — and perhaps us

Want to improve health care? This million-strong research project is good place to start