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Why We Feel More Youthful When We Feel In Control

Older adults may feel younger than their age on days when they feel most in control of their lives, a small study suggests. 

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Scam Weakness May Be Warning Sign Of Dementia

Elder fraud is a huge problem, and Monday’s study doesn’t mean that people who fall prey to a con artist have some sort of dementia brewing.

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New Study Explains Why Drinking Alcohol Causes Munchies

New research in mice suggests that a shared circuit in the brain could be one reason why heavy drinking and high-fat “junk food” cravings go hand in hand.

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A Sense of Oneness Means Greater Life Satisfaction

People who believe in oneness — the idea that everything in the world is connected and interdependent —appear to have greater life satisfaction than those who don’t.

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Massage Helps Ease Arthritis Pain, Improve Mobility

The finding suggests that massage could offer a safe and effective complement to the management of knee osteoarthritis, at least in the short term.

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Study Challenges Health Benefits Of Moderate Drinking

It might just be enough to kill your buzz: A new study challenges the idea that a drink or two a day could actually be good for you.

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