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People Can Handle The Truth – More Than You Think

Who hasn’t told a fib or half truth to get through an awkward social situation or to keep the peace?

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Megan Baker (left) of Papa & Barkley Co., a cannabis company based in Eureka, Calif., shows Shirley Avedon different products intended to help with pain relief. (Stephanie O’Neill for KHN)

Day-Tripping: People In Pain Hop Aboard The Canna-Bus

Shirley Avedon, 90,­­ had never been a cannabis user. But carpal tunnel syndrome and an aversion to conventional steroid and surgical treatments is prompting her to consider some new options.

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US Senator Bill Cassidy, Republican of Louisiana, testifies during a US Senate Committee on Finance hearing on the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Proposal on reforming health care on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 25, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Senators Unveil Legislation To Protect Patients Against Surprise Medical Bills

With frustration growing among Americans who are being charged exorbitant prices for medical treatment, a bipartisan group of senators Tuesday unveiled a plan to protect patients from surprise bills and high charges from hospitals or doctors who are not in their insurance networks.

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Aspirin Found Not To Prolong Healthy Aging

In the total study population, treatment with 100 mg of low-dose aspirin per day did not affect survival free of dementia or disability.

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4 Things You Should Do To Boost Your Fat IQ

If you’ve struggled with your weight, you know that fat can be a bad three-letter word.

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More Daytime Sleepiness, More Alzheimer’s Risk?

The finding adds to a growing body of evidence that poor quality sleep could encourage this form of dementia to develop.

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