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12 Lifestyle Changes Could Delay, Prevent Dementia

Modifying 12 risk factors over a lifetime could delay or prevent 40 percent of dementia cases, according to an updated report.

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COVID Prevention: Combination of handwashing, mask-wearing, social distancing best

Self-imposed prevention measures such as hand-washing, mask-wearing and social distancing, as well as government-imposed social distancing can help mitigate and delay a COVID-19 epidemic, according to a new study.

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Vitamin D Not Proven In Preventing Or Treating COVID-19

Scientists from the UK, Europe and the USA, including experts from the University of Birmingham, have published a vitamin D consensus paper warning against high doses of the supplementation.

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Social Distancing: What Is It? Should We Be Doing It?

Much to the delight of germophobes and introverts, epidemiologists say social distancing can help prevent the spread of disease.

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Coronavirus Prevention: Lessons From People Whose Lives Depend On It

As the highly contagious new coronavirus continues its spread through the U.S., the general public could learn a thing or two from the millions of other Americans with weakened immune systems who already live by rules of infection control.

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Don’t Be A Scam Artist’s Next Target

Believing that fraud can’t happen to us, because we’re too smart, logical or informed, may make us more vulnerable.

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