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Posted on Jan. 27, 2016, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Music Training Protects the Brain

Musical training in your younger years may prevent a decline in speech listening skills in later life.

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Posted on Jan. 22, 2016, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Anti-Aging
Power Couple

Might anti-aging be contagious?

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Posted on Jan. 7, 2016, 6 a.m. in Infectious Disease Lifestyle
Avoid Being a Bacteria Bystander

 Jet and warm-air hand dryers in public restrooms can spread bacteria into the air and onto users and those nearby.

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Posted on Jan. 5, 2016, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Cancer Lifestyle
Behaviors to Beat Cancer

What two healthful behaviors may dramatically lower a person’s risk of obesity-related cancers?

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Posted on Dec. 31, 2015, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Lifestyle
Toast to Good Health

A large-scale study covering 52 countries around the world reaffirms that modest alcohol consumption may lower a person’s risk of heart attack.

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Posted on Dec. 28, 2015, 6 a.m. in Men's Health Cardio-Vascular Lifestyle
Saunas Lessen Heart Risks

Frequent sauna bathing may reduce the risks of cardiac death, among men.

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Posted on Dec. 25, 2015, 6 a.m. in Infection Protection Lifestyle Respiratory Stress
Hug Away Infection

More frequent hugs may protect people from an increased susceptibility to infection associated with being stressed.

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Posted on Dec. 18, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Cardio-Vascular
Long Work Hours May Put Heart Health At-Risk

Extra time spent working may significantly raise the risks of coronary heart disease.

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Posted on Dec. 14, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Job Complexity May Protect Cognitive Skills

People engaged in mentally engaging jobs – such as engineers, architects, and teachers – may better retain memory and thinking abilities as they age.

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Posted on Nov. 27, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Take a Break for Learning's Sake

Mental rest and reflection help to enhance later learning. 

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