April 25, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer

PSA Testing Rates for Prostate Cancer Have Leveled Off

Latest Cancer News MONDAY, April 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Rates of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening have leveled off after declining for a number of years in the United States, American Cancer Society researchers report. The decline followed recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). In 2008, the

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April 25, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Health Tip: Don’t Let Boredom Thwart Your Workout

Latest Exercise & Fitness News (HealthDay News) — It’s difficult to keep exercising day after day if you’re bored with the same routine. But you can mix it up so you look forward to your workout each day. The American Council on Exercise recommends: Figure out what’s boring you. Maybe

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April 25, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Mid-Life Exercise Could Jog Your Memory

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter Latest Exercise & Fitness News MONDAY, April 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Can a new exercise regimen boost your brain health if you’re over 50? Possibly, suggests a new research review that found middle-age folks can improve their thinking and memory skills by adopting regular moderate-to-vigorous

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April 25, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Walk Your Way to Better Brain Health?

Latest Exercise & Fitness News MONDAY, April 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Just put one foot in front of the other and you’ll boost your brain at the same time. That’s the conclusion of a small study that found the impact of a foot while walking sends pressure waves through

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April 25, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health

Kids Face Their Own Death Risks When a Sibling Dies

Latest Mental Health News MONDAY, April 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The loss of a sibling can take an emotional toll on a child left behind. Now, new research shows these surviving children may even face a higher risk of early death themselves. The study of more than 5 million

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April 24, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health

Stop and Smell the Roses at Work

By Julie DavisHealthDay Reporter Latest Mental Health News FRIDAY, April 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Colds and the flu aren’t the only things you can catch at work. Research shows that rudeness can be just as contagious, quickly infecting and eroding your work atmosphere. Being overworked and rushed can leave

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