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Study: Neuroticism, Long-Time Stress Linked To Alzheimer’s In Women

According to a new study, women who feel anxious, moody, and distressed for a significant amount of time during middle age may be at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease later on in life.

10/02/2014

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Study: PTSD Linked to Food Addiction In Women

Women who suffer from the worst symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder are twice as likely to be addicted to food that those who do not, a new study finds.

09/18/2014

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Study: Sunny Days May Boost Suicide Rate

A recent study has found a link between sunlight exposure and suicide rates; adding further evidence to previous studies.

09/14/2014

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Report: Woman’s Spontaneous Orgasms Caused By Parkinson’s Drug

A woman with Parkinson’s disease took a common drug used by people with her condition and spontaneously experienced orgasms, a new report on her case obtained by LiveScience stated.

08/06/2014

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Study: Short, Tall Soldiers Face Increased Risk In Depression

Soldiers who are shorter or taller than the average male may have an increased risk for depression compared to other soldiers, a new study finds.

08/05/2014

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Study: Anal, Throat Cancers On Rise Among Young Adults

According to a new study, anal and throat cancers have increased over the past 35 years in adults younger than 45.

07/27/2014

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CDC: Antibiotics May Have Been Wrongly Prescribed For Influenza

New study finds doctors may be giving inappropriate treatments to patients with flu virus.

07/18/2014

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Study: Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk

According to a new study, stress, hostility and depression may increase the risk of stroke.

07/13/2014

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Study: Pregnant Women Who Exercise May Have Less Chubby Babies

According to a new study, mothers who exercise late in their pregnancy may give birth to babies with a little less body fat.

07/10/2014

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Study: Low Back Pain Not Linked To Weather

According to a new study, lower back pain is not linked to weather conditions.

07/10/2014

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