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Live Longer And Improve Health? Look At How This Protein Could Powerfully Increase Your Years

UCLA biologists have recently released a study which shows a dramatic way to reverse aging. The process, which looks at changing the structure of mitochondria, is able to produce an effect which is both more youthful and energetic. The impact of this information could slow the process of many age related diseases, such as cancer, stroke, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s. The ...

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Improve Your Vision By Adding These Foods To Your Diet

Most people know that carrots are good for your eyesight, but did you know there is a whole host of other foods that are great for improving and maintaining your vision? Hopefully, you aren’t getting tired of carrots, but All About Vision suggests some alternative foods to keep your vision sharp and help prevent the development of macular degeneration or ...

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Taking A Timeout From Facebook Might Improve Your Well-Being, Study Says

Taking a timeout from Facebook may provide a boost to one’s well-being, a new study suggests. In particular, the study advises against the habit of “lurking” on Facebook, according to Sean Coughlan of BBC. The study came from the University of Copenhagen and was published in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. It is based on findings from a ...

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Can Facebook Improve Longevity? Moderate Use Of Social Media Network May Lead To Longer Life, Study Finds

According to a new study, moderate use of Facebook can improve longevity. Yes, as bizarre as it may sound, science how now shown that a certain amount of Facebook may actually lead to a longer life. This particular Facebook study, which was conducted by a team of researchers led by William Hobbs and James Fowler at the University of California-San ...

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Medical Malpractice: Errors Persist In Hospitals Despite Efforts To Improve

Medical malpractice due to errors is unfortunately very common in a world where there is a race to get everything done faster. Hospitals such as Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts, have known about it and attempted to tighten scrutiny in spotting errors. The problem hasn’t shown any sign of slowing, though. Thanks in part to the signing of the ...

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Reading Books Can Make You Live Longer, And Reading Fiction Can Improve This Positive Character Trait, Studies Suggest

A deeper look at a Health and Retirement Study involving thousands of men and women found that reading books might increase our survival rates. Becca R. Levy, a professor of epidemiology at Yale University School of Public Health, and her colleagues published their findings in Social Science & Medicine. The team examined data pertaining to 3,635 adult seniors who had ...

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New Brain Injury Drug May Improve Memory: Clinical Trials Begin In 2017

Could there finally be an effective drug treatment for TBI/brain injuries that improves memory? Brain injuries have been making the news, and a July 22 report from NBC Sports says that “[f]ormer Patriots and Broncos running back Cedric Cobbs avoided jail time on drug charges” mainly because he possibly had a brain injury from his career as a football player. ...

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Marijuana Helpful To Alzheimer’s Patients – Active Compounds In Cannabis Scrubs Away Brain Plaque To Improve Function, Say Scientists

Marijuana has been found to be immensely beneficial to Alzheimer’s patients. The active compounds in cannabis scrubbed away the plaque buildup in the brain that is associated with the neurodegenerative disease. Researchers have discovered an effective weapon in marijuana to fight the buildup of amyloid beta, a type of plaque that increasingly deteriorates the connections between the cerebral neurons, affecting ...

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Jane Sanders On Presidential Appointments: Bernie Could Immediately Improve America Without Help From Congress [Video]

Hillary Clinton claims that Bernie Sanders’ plan for the nation is nothing but wishful thinking. She alleges that, because a conservative House of Representatives will never work with him on his progressive plans, his revolution will fizzle if he were elected. Typically, it would be difficult for Democrats to regain control of the House during a presidential election year, BallotPedia ...

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Shooting Range In A School – North Carolina High School Opens Indoor Range To Help Students Improve Their Marksmanship

A high school in North Carolina has opened a shooting range for its students. Members of the Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) program at Smithfield-Selma High School can now perfect their marksmanship at the school’s large indoor shooting range. As expected, the gun range in the high school has spurred intense debate, especially in the midst of rising ...

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