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America’s fittest and sickest communities

Residents of the nation’s capital, followed by Minneapolis-St. Paul, and San Diego, enjoy a variety of outdoor exercise options, and have relatively low rates of smoking, obesity and diabetes.

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Happiness comes with age

If you have a spring in your step and a smile on your face, you’re in good company. We’d love to hear what makes you happiest! Please share in comment section!

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Financial incentives help smokers quit

Four different financial incentive programs, each worth roughly $800 over six months, all help more smokers kick the habit than providing free access to behavioral counseling and nicotine replacement therapy.

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There’s a link between diabetes and Alzheimer’s

Researchers have uncovered a link between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease, providing further evidence that a disease that robs people of their memories may be affected by elevated blood sugar.

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Some forms of breast cancer may not require radiation

The findings potentially advance delivery of personalized cancer medicine for up to 25 percent of women diagnosed with breast cancer in North America every year.

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Pomegranate, date cocktail promotes heart health

Glorious, red pomegranates and their Middle Eastern sister, luscious toffee-like dates, are delicious, increasingly trendy, and healthy to boot.

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