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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Why the extinction of nearly 600 plant species in 250 years is a big deal

Urban food forest takes root in Atlanta

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

Your stress may be stressing out your dog

You can see Jupiter and some of its moons this month with binoculars

10 things to know about measles

How to pet a dog the right way

New York on cusp of banning cat declawing

More U.S. cities push to decriminalize magic mushrooms

Minnesota will pay homeowners to make their lawns bee-friendly

Woman collects 2.4 tons of trash on Nova Scotia beaches in 1 year

Why we can't run from PFAS chemicals