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Apr

Naps linked with higher risk of deathDaytime snoozing was linked with an increased risk of dying from respiratory diseases in a study with participants ages 40-79.

Naps linked with higher risk of death
Daytime snoozing was linked with an increased risk of dying from respiratory diseases in a study with participants ages 40-79.

21

Apr

What happens to your body when you sneeze?Besides making your face contort, there’s a lot going on when your body decides it needs to clear out the inside of your nose.

What happens to your body when you sneeze?
Besides making your face contort, there’s a lot going on when your body decides it needs to clear out the inside of your nose.

17

Apr

16

Apr

Tapping the health benefits of pure maple syrup
Even casual marijuana use changes the brainA new study links marijuana use with abnormalities in two key regions in the brain, but scientists are unsure if these changes are ultimately harmful.

Even casual marijuana use changes the brain
A new study links marijuana use with abnormalities in two key regions in the brain, but scientists are unsure if these changes are ultimately harmful.

09

Apr

Paralysis is no longer permanent: Spinal stimulation gets patients movingWith the help of electrical stimulation therapy, patients with spinal cord injuries can regain and control movement.

Paralysis is no longer permanent: Spinal stimulation gets patients moving
With the help of electrical stimulation therapy, patients with spinal cord injuries can regain and control movement.

5 healthy breakfast dishes

08

Apr

Yale University threatens to expel student for being too skinnyFrances Chan hopes her plight will force the school to reevaluate how a student’s health is measured.

Yale University threatens to expel student for being too skinny
Frances Chan hopes her plight will force the school to reevaluate how a student’s health is measured.

8 effective home remedies for migrainesTame the frequency and severity of migraines with these simple and proven strategies.

8 effective home remedies for migraines
Tame the frequency and severity of migraines with these simple and proven strategies.

Where are allergies the worst and what can you do about it?