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Play time: It’s Not Just For Kids, Say Experts

While most of us associate play time with childhood, adults are increasingly acknowledging the importance of play and leisure time for themselves.

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Get Outside This Summer With 4 Exciting Activities

There’s nothing better than getting outside during the summer. Not only can it help reduce stress, but it can also bring more energy and excitement to your life.

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Older Adults Engaged In Risky Drinking During Pandemic

s many older adults get back to normal life across the United States thanks to high rates of vaccination and lower COVID-19 activity, a new poll suggests many should watch their alcohol intake.

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FDA Approves Much-Debated Alzheimer’s Drug Panned By Experts

Government health officials on Monday approved the first new drug for Alzheimer’s disease in nearly 20 years, disregarding warnings from independent advisers that the much-debated treatment hasn’t been shown to help slow the brain-destroying disease.

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Mediterranean Diet May Protect Against Dementia

Eating a Mediterranean diet that is rich in fish, vegetables and olive oil may protect your brain from protein build up and shrinkage that can lead to Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study.

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How To Make The Most Of Your Telehealth Visits

When the pandemic sidelined in-office visits at his practice, Dr. Dael Waxman “wasn’t exactly thrilled with being at home.” But he quickly shifted gears to video and telephone appointments.

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