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If you’re tired of emotional struggle, try retraining your brain

The human brain, with its 100 billion neurons, is truly a wondrous and impressive organ. Researchers in Japan and Germany found that it took 40 minutes using the combined muscle of 82,944 processors and the fourth fastest supercomputer in ...

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One alcoholic drink a day linked to breast cancer: study

Chilling news for tipplers: Sipping a single glass of wine, beer or other alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk, according to a new report by the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund. ...

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Here’s what you do if your dog accidentally gets high

There are countless ways your dog accidentally gets high. From mistakenly eating an edible, to ingesting a few buds that you carelessly left on your nightstand, to having your curious canine drink the water from your bong. These things ...

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Kids of divorce twice as at risk for certain health issues: study

Divorce is bad for your kids’ health. That’s the not altogether surprising finding of Spanish scientists from the universities of Santiago de Compostela and Vigo. Researchers reached their conclusions using a cross-sectional study of divorced and intact families. Subjects ...

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Health care debate centers on whether it’s a right or privilege

Do the needs of the many outweigh the rights of the individual? Or do the rights of the individual outweigh the needs of the many? Much of the debate about the “repeal” of Obamacare and whether to “replace” ...

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How not to die when shoveling snow

Snow storms are dangerous business. Every year, roughly 100 people die from shoveling snow, mostly due to heart attacks. When artery-constricting cold air combines with the increased blood pressure and heart rate caused by sudden shoveling, the result can be ...

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The hard truth about erectile dysfunction

If there is one part of the male anatomy tha a man tends to pay the most attention to, it’s his penis. And when this part of his body has let him down by not being able to achieve an ...

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Why are women always cold?

Your mom is not jacking up your thermostat when she comes to visit just to be ornery. She really is cold. Or maybe you’re the perpetually-chilly person, dragging an afghan around the house from your shoulders. If you’re constantly defending ...

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It's time we all stopped saying ‘God Bless You’

Please stop acknowledging my bodily functions. “Bless you” is a phrase so reflexively spoken upon hearing a sneeze that many of us forgot or don’t even know where it came from. It has obvious religious connotations but they’re archaic and ...

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Celebrity fit club: How the stars stay in shape

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The stars sure know how to work up a sweat … and somehow manage to still look perfect doing it. See how they keep those picture-perfect physiques … Health Rss

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