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Talk Therapy May Cut Suicide Rate Among U.S. Soldiers

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:00
High-risk patients were 60 percent less likely to attempt suicide in two years of follow-up
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Mental Health, Suicide, Veterans and Military Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Study Questions Benefits of Treadmill Desks

Wed, 2015-02-18 11:00

They add about 1,000 steps to a user's day; at least one exercise specialist sees some value to the devices



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Ergonomics, Exercise and Physical Fitness, Occupational Health
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NIH-Supported Researchers Map Epigenome of More Than 100 Tissue and Cell Types

Wed, 2015-02-18 08:16
Source: National Institutes of Health -
Related MedlinePlus Page: Genes and Gene Therapy
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Mouse Study Explores Secrets of Marijuana 'Munchies'

Wed, 2015-02-18 08:00
Researcher says pot might help release an appetite-stimulating hormone
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Marijuana
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Hot Flashes, Night Sweats and Menopause

Wed, 2015-02-18 07:49
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Menopause, Women's Health
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First 'Epigenomes' Map Highlights How Genes Spur Health, Disease

Wed, 2015-02-18 06:00

Epigenomes involve processes that switch DNA on or off, for good or ill



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy, Genetic Testing
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Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports

Wed, 2015-02-18 06:00
Enforcing naps after children naturally outgrow them leads to less sleep overall
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Toddler Health
Categories: Health Sciences