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Have Insurers Played a Role in Opioid Crisis?

June 22, 2018   ·   0 Comments

Print this page FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 — Health insurers may have helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic by not encouraging use of less addictive ...

Police Killings Harm Well-Being of All Blacks: Study

Print this page FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 — Police killings of unarmed black Americans harm the mental health of black adults nationwide, researchers report. “Our ...

Massive Study Finds Same Genes Drive Many Psychiatric Conditions

Print this page THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 — Mental illnesses ranging from depression to schizophrenia show a great degree of overlap in the genes that ...

Tips to Keep From Overeating at Party Time

Print this page THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 — Dieting can be hard on your social life. You might think it’s easier to avoid social events ...

Smartphone-Obsessed Parents May Mean Cranky Kids

Print this page WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 — Parents who take refuge in their smartphones when their kids throw a tantrum may, in the long ...

Why Obese People Find It So Tough to Slim Down

Print this page WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 — Obesity is no picnic for those who struggle with it, but new research sheds some light on ...

Marriage Is Good Medicine for the Heart

Print this page TUESDAY, June 19, 2018 — Add protection from heart disease and stroke to the health benefits of marriage, a new study suggests. ...

How to Keep a Diet Diary

Print this page TUESDAY, June 19, 2018 — To some people, keeping a food diary might seem old hat or just another busy-work task on ...

Mom’s Voice: The Sleep Secret for Babies in Intensive Care

Print this page MONDAY, June 18, 2018 — The soothing sound of their mother’s voice may help improve sleep for babies in hospital neonatal intensive ...

Exercise Options That Double as Stress-Busters

Print this page MONDAY, June 18, 2018 — Exercise is a known stress buster, and different disciplines relax and tone you in a variety of ...

Exercise May Counter Effects of Obesity Genes

Print this page FRIDAY, June 15, 2018 — Older women who carry genes that make them prone to obesity may take comfort in new findings ...

Healthful Grilling Is as Simple as 1, 2, 3, 4

Print this page SUNDAY, June 17, 2018 — While some might be wary about the cancer risks of searing a steak on a flaming grill, ...

The Hot Dog You Shouldn’t Have

Print this page FRIDAY, June 15, 2018 — The scorching heat of summer poses dangers to people, but dogs also need protection from soaring temperatures, ...

Beach, Boating and Booze Add Up to Summer Injuries

Print this page SATURDAY, June 16, 2018 — You’d better think twice before taking booze to the beach or out on a boat. Alcohol increases ...

Vitamin D May Guard Against Colon Cancer

Print this page FRIDAY, June 15, 2018 — The sun you get when you mow the lawn or run errands could protect you against colon ...

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