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Strong Sleeping Pills Tied to Falls, Fractures in Dementia Patients - 2020-11-25
"Strong sleeping pills known as "Z-drugs" may increase the risk of falls, fractures and stroke among people with dementia, British researchers report." More

Anxiety Might Speed Alzheimer's: Study - 2020-11-24
"Older adults with memory problems may progress to Alzheimer's more quickly if they are also suffering from anxiety symptoms, a preliminary study suggests." More

College Kid Coming Home for Thanksgiving? Here's How to Keep Your Family Safe - 2020-11-23
"As college students prepare to leave their campuses for Thanksgiving or study remotely for the rest of the semester, families should consider their risks and work to reduce them, according to an infectious disease expert." More

Third COVID Vaccine Shows Effectiveness; FDA Approves New Treatment - 2020-11-23
"A third vaccine candidate shows good results in shielding recipients against the virus, and an antibody therapy used by President Donald Trump against COVID-19 got emergency use approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration." More

Coping With Lockdown Loneliness During the Holidays - 2020-11-22
"Pandemic lockdowns will increase Americans' risk of loneliness and depression this holiday season, an expert warns." More

AHA News: People With Depression Fare Worse in Heart Health Study - 2020-11-20
"Heart disease and depression are interwoven, and a new study is helping unravel that connection by linking depression with poorer scores on seven important measures of heart health." More

More Childbearing Women Having Suicidal Thoughts: Study - 2020-11-20
"The number of women who contemplate suicide or self-harm during or after pregnancy may be on the rise, a large, new study suggests." More

Disasters Leave a Rise in Suicides in Their Wake: Study - 2020-11-20
"Researchers found that the severe emotional distress and anxiety for those who have lived through major disasters can also lead to suicide." More

Losing Your Hair Because of Pandemic Stress? - 2020-11-20
"Add stress-related hair loss to the many problems caused by the coronavirus pandemic." More

Election Outcome Hasn't Lowered Americans' Stress Levels: Poll - 2020-11-19
"The U.S. presidential election may be over, but many Americans remain stressed about it, as well as a number of other worries, a new poll finds." More

Buying Gun During Pandemic Might Raise Suicide Risk - 2020-11-17
"Those who buy guns as the pandemic rages are more likely to be suicidal than those who already own firearms, a new study finds." More

Two Key Lifestyle Factors May Ward Off Depression - 2020-11-16
"Less screen time and more sleep are critical for preventing depression, a new study suggests." More

More Evidence That Vaping Ups Lung Disease Risk - 2020-11-14
"Researchers from Boston University analyzed data gathered from more than 21,600 U.S. adults between 2013 and 2018 and found that those who'd used e-cigarettes in the past had a 21% increased risk of respiratory disease, and current e-cigarette users had a 43% increased risk." More

Wrongly Prescribing Antibiotics Sets Dangerous Pattern - 2020-11-13
"Prescribing antibiotics for viral respiratory infections increases the risk of future infections and more antibiotic prescriptions, a new study warns." More

Pre-Op 'Brain Games' Might Prevent Post-Op Delirium - 2020-11-13
"Just as you can prepare your body for surgery, you can do the same for your brain by keeping it active and challenged through something called "neurobics," according to Ohio State University researchers." More

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