People are living much longer worldwide than they were two decades ago, as death rates from infectious diseases and cardiovascular disease have fallen, according to a new, first-ever journal publication of country-specific cause-of-death data for 188 countries.
A prospective nationwide survey on perceptions of lung cancer in the general population of France highlights a need for increased public education on the benefits of lung cancer screening, the good survival rates of early-stage disease and the improved outcomes with new therapeutic strategies, including targeted-therapies.
Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds [Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 12/16/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Yoga May Cut Heart Disease Risk Factors [Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Yoga May Cut Heart Disease Risk Factors
Category: Health News
Created: 12/16/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
4 Myths About Suicide [Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:04:46 +0000]
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Here are some of the things I've learned from those who are suicidal and their families.

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Evidence Mounts on the Power of Gratitude [Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:45:52 +0000]
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Sometimes, it's only when we fully comprehend how trying things can get that we're able to genuinely appreciate even the most basic of creature comforts: a roof over our heads, enough to eat, our family and friends.

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Designed to cover half the surface area of a pack, new proposed labels are meant to vividly remind smokers of tobacco’s dangers.
Caregivers of veterans report greater difficulties than do those of other disabled adults.
Could a Supplement Prevent Weight Gain? [Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Could a Supplement Prevent Weight Gain?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/11/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
Emotional Eating [Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Emotional Eating
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/11/2014 12:00:00 AM
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