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Could a Blood Test Predict Suicide Risk?

WEDNESDAY, July 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Clues to whether a person is at risk for suicide could lie in a simple blood test, a new study suggests. 746 more words

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Gardens a Center of Calm for People With Dementia

By Amy Norton
HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, July 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Spending time in a garden might help soothe the agitation that commonly strikes people with dementia, a new review suggests. 710 more words

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Daily Fitbit stats

My fitbit #Fitstats for 7/29/2014: 6,150 steps and 2.8 miles traveled. http://www.fitbit.com/user/26ZYL6

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3 Reasons Not to Sleep With Your Phone in the Bed

Ever fall asleep while Insta-scrolling on your smartphone—or purposely leave it on your bed while you snooze? You’re not alone: 44% of cell phone owners have snoozed with their  431 more words

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Dieting at Young Age Often Backfires, Study Says

By Kathleen Doheny
HealthDay Reporter

TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Dieting at a young age might set the stage for harmful health habits, including eating disorders, according to new research. 617 more words

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Wider Face May Give You an Edge in Negotiations

TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Successful negotiations may depend on more than diplomacy. When it comes to negotiating, men with wider faces may have an advantage, according to a new study. 359 more words

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Extra Exercise Could Help Depressed Smokers Quit: Study

TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Quitting smoking is harder for people with depression, according to a new review.

Depression can make it more difficult to ride out the anxiety, cravings or lack of sleep that come with trying to quit cold turkey, scientists found. 330 more words

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