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Brain Health - Memory and Stress

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Tips on how to improve your well-being ... Lewy body dementia, as shown in new documentary, is a common and often misdiagnosed condition ... People with movement disorders harness the power of musi...
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Flu Shot May Shield You From Severe COVID

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The flu vaccine also appears to significantly reduce a COVID-19 patient's risk for ending up in an intensive care unit (ICU), researchers say.

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Depression Has Strong Ties to Stroke, Study Finds

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Compared to participants with no depressive symptoms, those with scores of one to three had a 39% increased stroke risk. Those with scores of more than four had a 54% higher risk, after the researchers accounted for demographic factors.

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Allergies, Colds, Flu And COVID-19: How To Best Prep For Fall's 'Sick Season'

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Is that sneezing or coughing fit a sign of allergies, a cold, the flu or COVID-19? If you also have a fever — a temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher — those symptoms probably signal infection and not just allergies acting up. (Wait 30 minutes after eating or drinking to get an accurate measurement.)

Coughs, sore throats and runny noses are common in fall and winter, and they rarely signal dire disease. But with COVID-19 a threat this year and flu an annual hazard, here's what you need to know.

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37 days ago
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High blood pressure is out of control in America

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The American Heart Association provides tips for blood pressure management















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Should You Schedule a Mammogram Screening During COVID?

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Doctors say the risk of undiagnosed breast cancer trumps that of COVID-19 ... For almost 20 years, Karen Syring never missed her annual mammogram. ... A longtime public-school teacher, Syring usual...
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