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Posted on Feb. 26, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Longevity
Killer Proportions of Poor Lifestyle

An estimated 16 million people worldwide die prematurely as a direct result of diseases associated with poor lifestyle choices. 

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Posted on Feb. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Child Health Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Second Language Boosts the Brain

Immersion in a second language in one’s elementary school years beneficially impacts the structure of the brain’s white matter.

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Posted on Feb. 14, 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 Feb. 13, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Anti-Aging
Power Couple

Might anti-aging be contagious?

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Posted on Feb. 9, 2015, 6 a.m. in Anti-Aging Healthcare and Public Policy Lifestyle
Activity a Key Anti-Aging Investment

Incidental physical activity resulting from everyday activity can save lives and money.

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Posted on Feb. 6, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Cancer Cardio-Vascular Diabetes Longevity
Link Between Sitting & Disease Reconfirmed

Extended periods of sitting associate with a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and death, regardless of regular exercise.

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Posted on Feb. 5, 2015, 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 Jan. 26, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Brain and Mental Performance Mental Health
The Internet’s Net Worth

The Internet – and in particular, social media – can help to foster social inclusion among the older population, thereby potentially improving mental well‐being and cognitive performance.

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Posted on Jan. 20, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Brain and Mental Performance
Keys to Health Literacy

 Certain types of mental activity may help people to understand doctors’ instructions as they age.

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Posted on Jan. 16, 2015, 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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