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Your Eyes May Be the Window Into Your StressResearchers have identified an objective way to measure just how stressed you are and it's all about the eyes.
Parents Focus More on the Mechanics of Their Kids' Devices, Not ContentParents spend more time talking with their kids about the mechanics of using their devices than what they are actually watching.
Crosswords And Puzzles Do Not Prevent Mental Decline, Study SaysTackling a tricky crossword or a challenging Sudoku puzzle will not fend off age-related mental decline, new research has shown.
Breast Cancer Gene Also Linked To Prostate And Pancreatic CancersA Massachusetts woman is sharing her story because she wants people to learn about their family’s cancer history and to dispel the myth that men don’t have to worry about these genes.
Early Results From Landmark Study Show Heavy Screen Time Changes Kids' BrainsThe ambitious study is examining the screen time behaviors of 11,000 preteens over the next 10 years. Some early results are already in.
Breast Cancer Testing Guidelines Outdated, Study SaysApproximately 330,000 patients are diagnosed with breast cancer every year in the United States and of these cases, an estimated 10% are likely due to hereditary causes the study author said.
CDC Holiday Warning: Say No To Raw Cookie DoughMaking cookies this holiday season? Resist the raw cookie dough. The eggs are not the only potential risk.
Most US Adults Have Not Gotten A Flu Shot For This Mild SeasonThe mild season is a dramatic shift from the previous flu season, which was the deadliest in decades.
Generic Drugmaker To Sell Cheaper Alternative To EpiPen InjectorsIt will hit the market early next year.
Researchers Developing Pill That Could Prevent Weight GainResearchers believe they are one step closer to making that happen for the millions of Americans who struggle with their weight.