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Posted on March 21, 2015, 7:40 a.m. in Infectious Disease Lifestyle
Gardeners Beware

What common gardening equipment provides an ideal environment in which Legionella bacteria breed?

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Posted on March 20, 2015, 6 a.m. in Exercise Cardio-Vascular Lifestyle Mental Health
Wide-Ranging Health Benefits of Walking Groups

Participating in an organized outdoor walking group may improve a person’s cardiovascular profile, respiratory health, and mental disposition.

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Posted on March 17, 2015, 6 a.m. in Healthcare and Public Policy Dietary Supplementation Lifestyle
Leading Natural Health Trends

Rise in interest in fish oil, probiotics, prebiotics, yoga, tai chi, and qi gong, among American adults.

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Posted on March 13, 2015, 6 a.m. in Inflammation Lifestyle Mental Health
Look to Nature to Lower Inflammation

“Feel good emotions” triggered by enjoying nature’s great wonders may lower a person’s cytokines.

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Posted on March 11, 2015, 6 a.m. in Cancer Anti-Aging Lifestyle
Anti-Aging = Anti-Cancer

Tenets of the anti-aging lifestyle may reduce a person’s risks for certain cancers, as well as overall risk of death.

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Posted on March 10, 2015, 6 a.m. in Stroke Lifestyle
Alcohol Accelerates Stroke Risk

Two or more alcoholic beverages a day may markedly raise stroke risk, among middle-aged men and women.

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Posted on March 6, 2015, 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 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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