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Almost Half of Older Americans Fear Dementia, Try Untested Ways to Fight It - 2019-11-15
"Many Americans believe they are likely to develop dementia -- and they often turn to unproven ways to try to better their odds, a new study suggests." More

Health Tip: Managing Financial Stress - 2019-11-15
"More than three-quarters of Americans say money is a significant cause of stress for them, says the American Psychological Association." More

Most Docs Don't Know Hair Care Is a Barrier to Exercise for Black Women - 2019-11-14
"The extra care that black women's hairstyles can require is often a barrier to exercise, but many U.S. health care providers aren't even aware of the problem, a new study finds." More

AHA News: Heart Attack Survivors Who Develop PTSD Don't Always Take Heart Meds - 2019-11-14
"Experiencing a heart attack may be so terrifying that it triggers post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and those who develop PTSD have twice the risk of having a second heart attack." More

Health Tip: Do's and Don'ts for Calling 911 - 2019-11-14
"NENA shares these do's and don'ts for calling 911:" More

Climate Change Will Hurt Kids Most, Report Warns - 2019-11-14
"Children will face more food shortages and infections if climate change continues unchecked, researchers from the World Health Organization and 34 other institutions warn." More

People Who Can't Read Face 2-3 Times Higher Dementia Risk - 2019-11-13
"Could illiteracy up your odds for dementia? That's the suggestion of a study that found seniors who couldn't read or write were two to three times more likely to develop dementia than those who could." More

You Won't Get Sued If You Do CPR, Review Suggests - 2019-11-12
"Are you worried about getting sued if you provide bystander CPR in a public place? Don't be, surprising new research suggests: You're more likely to get sued if you don't intervene." More

Racial Bias Seen in Heart Transplants - 2019-11-12
"Racial bias among health care providers limits black Americans' odds of receiving a heart transplant, a new study finds." More

Veterans Often Hit Hard by Deaths of Fellow Soldiers - 2019-11-11
"As Americans pay tribute to all veterans who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces Monday, new research suggests that how comrades died can affect levels of grief among soldiers who served in Afghanistan and Iraq." More

Opioids Won't Help Arthritis Patients Long-Term: Study - 2019-11-11
"Opioid painkillers may temporarily ease the discomfort of arthritis, but they have no clear lasting benefit, a research review finds." More

Trump Administration Wants to Raise Age to Buy E-Cigs to 21 - 2019-11-08
"Speaking outside the White House on Friday, President Donald Trump said his administration plans to raise the U.S. federal legal age to buy e-cigarettes from 18 to 21" More

Survey Shows Americans Feel Stressed - 2019-11-08
"Mass shootings, health care and the 2020 presidential election are significant causes of stress for American adults, a new survey finds." More

Don't Get Along With Family? Check Your Health - 2019-11-07
"There's a new reason to keep the peace this holiday season: Strained relationships with family may be worse for your health than trouble with a spouse or significant other, new research suggests." More

Juul Stops Sales of Mint-Flavored E-Cigarettes - 2019-11-07
"Juul Labs will halt sales of its mint-flavored electronic cigarettes, the company announced Thursday." More

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