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Putting A Pricetag On Moms' Stress From Kids

Posted: 06/22/2015 - According to three economists who tackled the question, the stress cost of having children is unbelievably high, especially for women, with mothers feeling three times the time stress of their husbands.

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New Study 'Wake-Up Call' On Obesity

Posted: 06/22/2015 - A study published online Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine finds that more than two-thirds of Americans are either overweight or obese.

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Study Says Cat Videos Are Good For You. You're Welcome

Posted: 06/19/2015 - People are positively purring about a study by Indiana University Bloomington assistant professor Jessica Gall Myrick that documents some positives in watching those furry critters.

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Radial Approach Can Lower Risk Of Common Cardiac Procedure

Posted: 06/18/2015 - The first stop for people with chest pain is usually the cath lab, where doctors look for any blockages in the arteries around the heart. Using a radial approach for the procedure can make it less risky.

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9 Ways Wearing Flip-Flops Is Dangerous

Posted: 06/12/2015 - For many of us, they are the go to shoes of the summer, but podiatrists say they might not be the best shoes for you and your feet.

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Find A Farmers' Market Near You. Here's How

Posted: 06/10/2015 - If you're craving fresh-baked bread, sweet strawberry jam, or the scent of seasonal flowers, you're in luck. It's now easier than ever to find your local farmers market, thanks to an online search tool from the USDA.

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Is Your Child's Summer Camp Safe? Key Questions To Ask

Posted: 06/04/2015 - It's an unfortunate reality that summer camp fun can sometimes end at the emergency room. Parents can ask key questions to ensure the camp is prepared to handle or even prevent those situations.

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Study Shows Age At Which Mammograms Do Most Good

Posted: 06/03/2015 - A new, international panel of experts has studied the most recent evidence on mammograms to screen for breast cancer and says they do the most good for women in their 50s and 60s.

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Olympian Amy Van Dyken Learning To Walk Again

Posted: 06/03/2015 - A year ago Amy Van Dyken was in a hospital bed unable to move -- the result of an ATV accident. Now, she is walking again with help from a full-body machine that moves her legs.

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New Advice For Office Workers: Get On Your Feet!

Posted: 06/02/2015 - In the first advice of its kind, British experts are recommending office workers stand for at least two hours a day, in a warning against the dangers of prolonged sitting.

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Eye-Opening Study Looks At Contact Lenses, Bacteria

Posted: 06/02/2015 - Researchers from NYU Langone Medical Center analyzed thousands of types of microorganisms and bacteria found in people's eyes, and discovered that contact lens wearers tend to harbor different bacteria.

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CDC: Melanoma Skin Cancers Doubled In Past 30 Years

Posted: 06/02/2015 - The CDC says melanoma rates increased from 11.2 cases per 100,000 people in 1982 to 22.7 cases per 100,000 in 2011. Melanoma is responsible for more than 9,000 skin cancer deaths in the U.S. each year.

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Study Tests The Truth Behind "Mom Brain"

Posted: 05/26/2015 - New research has found evidence that hormonal changes in pregnancy and childbirth could affect brain function later in life.

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Is It Ever OK To Snoop On Your Partner?

Posted: 05/26/2015 - In a 2013 study conducted in the United Kingdom and reported in The Telegraph, 34% of women admitted they had looked through the cell phone of a partner or ex-partner without their knowledge.

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Here's How You Fight Insect Bites This Summer

Posted: 05/25/2015 - Summertime is all about enjoying the great outdoors. But there is a pesky little threat that could spoil your fun: insects like mosquitoes and ticks.

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