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Is Caffeine Fueling Your Anxieties? - 2019-07-19
"If you struggle with anxiety, you might want to skip that second cup of coffee, new research suggests." More

Hey! That's the Wrong Knee, Doctor - 2019-07-18
"In fact, about 1 in 20 patients is a victim of preventable medical errors, and 12% of such cases result in permanent disability or death, researchers say." More

Another Study Casts Doubt on Safety of Herbal Drug Kratom - 2019-07-18
"The herbal supplement kratom regularly causes serious side effects and doesn't appear safe for use, a new study argues." More

Clues to Why Women Have Higher Odds for Alzheimer's - 2019-07-17
"Rates of Alzheimer's disease are higher in women than in men, and researchers now think they know why." More

Medical Marijuana Won't Help Ease Opioid Crisis: Study - 2019-07-17
"Some proponents of medical marijuana have claimed that its use against pain might help curb the ongoing crisis of opioid abuse. But a new study refutes that notion, finding that state laws legalizing medical marijuana have had little impact on the issue." More

Autism Largely Caused by Genetics, Not Environment: Study - 2019-07-17
"The largest study of its kind, involving more than 2 million people across five countries, finds that autism spectrum disorders are 80% reliant on inherited genes." More

A New and Better Way to 'Stage' Alzheimer's Patients? - 2019-07-17
"One of the hallmarks of Alzheimer's is the accumulation of beta-amyloid plaques in the brain, but what part those plaques play in the development of the disease isn't clear." More

At Risk for Alzheimer's? Exercise Might Help Keep It at Bay - 2019-07-17
"Even if you are at high risk for Alzheimer's disease, a little more exercise may buy you time, new research suggests." More

Too Much Social Media a Depression Risk for Teens - 2019-07-15
"Too much social media might be too much for the mental well-being of teenagers, new research suggests." More

The Happiness Dividend: Longer, Healthier Lives - 2019-07-15
"People happy with themselves and their well-being tend to live longer and healthier lives than those who are perpetually down in the dumps, British researchers report." More

Healthy Living Can Cut Odds for Alzheimer's in People at Genetic Risk - 2019-07-15
"Even if you are unlucky enough to carry genes that predispose you to Alzheimer's disease, a healthy lifestyle can minimize that risk, new research shows." More

Brain Injury Often a Devastating Side Effect of Domestic Violence - 2019-07-10
"Eighty-one percent of women who've suffered domestic abuse and sought help have suffered a head injury and 83% have been strangled, researchers discovered." More

Hormone Treatment for Prostate Cancer Linked to Heightened Alzheimer's Risk - 2019-07-08
"Soon after a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, drugs that lower levels of testosterone are often offered as treatment, since testosterone fuels the cancer's growth." More

Easing Depression Can Bring Longer Life to People With Diabetes - 2019-07-03
"Treating depression may have an added benefit for people with diabetes -- longer life." More

Need Emergency Air Lift to Hospital? It Could Cost You $40,000 - 2019-07-02
"An air ambulance might be your only chance to survive a medical emergency -- but a new study reports it's going to cost you." More

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