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.

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How many shelter animals are saved near you?

This innovative vertical greenhouse in Wyoming is empowering people with disabilities

How long should you steep tea?

What you should always ask before you buy

Heat wave hits Greenland, melting 11 billion tons of ice

Are fruits and veggies healthier raw or cooked?

This woodpecker loves a good wildfire, but megafires? Not so much

There's more to chronotypes than morning people and night owls

There's a new apple in town

6 exercises that can help you lose weight (even if you have 'obesity genes')

What it's like to foster a feisty, cute puppy who also happens to be blind and deaf

White rhinos team up to save subspecies from brink of extinction