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Need to catch up on the latest health news? We’ve gathered the highlights for you. Are your teenagers couch potatoes? Nudge them outside to improve their mood, new research shows. By the same token, make them leave their cell phones on the table before they go.  If teens are vaping, it could put them at greater risk to form a cigarette habit, a panel of experts has concluded. And is obesity contagious? A study of military families shows it’s not that farfetched. Speaking of obesity, the latest craze is a diet based on your DNA. But does it work? And …Read More >

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Health in the headlines

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Need to catch up on the latest health news? We’ve gathered the highlights for you. Remember Tupperware parties? The latest trend is geared toward women who are postponing motherhood. Is your pill squealing on you? The FDA approved a new digital pill that tells your doctor if and when you’ve swallowed your medicine. Need another reason to see someone about your sleep apnea? It might raise the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Thought you had your blood pressure under control? Maybe not. Is pop fizzling? Fewer Americans are choosing soft drinks. And is too much screen time making your kid depressed? …Read More >

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Health in the headlines

Categories: News

Need to catch up on the latest health news? We’ve gathered the highlights for you. Feel like dancing? It might be good for your brain as you get older. Speaking of brains, social media might not be so bad for your kid’s. Is that kid going off to college? Don’t forget to have the healthcare talk first. Giving birth to your baby probably wasn’t a picnic in the park. This couple pulled it off during a natural disaster. Giving birth is hard enough. Try it in the middle of a wildfire —California Healthline High blood pressure in midlife linked to …Read More >

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