July 24, 2019

“Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and Bone Health”

“Both pregnancy and breastfeeding cause changes in, and place extra demands on, women’s bodies. Some of these may affect their bones. The good news is that […]
July 10, 2019
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“Rosy health and sickly green: color associations play robust role in reading faces”

“NIH study research uncovers specialized networks in the brain for processing face color.“ “Anyone who has ever sensed that a person is sick simply by looking […]
July 1, 2019
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Firework Safety

“Every Fourth of July, emergency departments see an influx of injuries caused by fireworks. Dr. Jose Pulido, a Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist, says the hands, face and […]
June 19, 2019
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“Blood pressure drug boosts blood flow to key brain area in Alzheimer’s study”

“A blood pressure medication increases blood flow to the brain’s memory and learning center, say Alzheimer’s disease researchers, but it’s unclear whether that could help patients […]
June 11, 2019
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“Sleeping with artificial light at night associated with weight gain in women”

“Eliminating light while sleeping could reduce obesity. “ “Sleeping with a television or light on in the room may be a risk factor for gaining weight […]
June 6, 2019
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“Postpartum complications: What you need to know”

“After childbirth, you’re likely focused on caring for your baby. But health problems, some life-threatening, can happen in the weeks and months afterward and many aren’t […]