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Mouth and Throat Cancers

ORAL HYGIENE,

PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV) AND

CANCER

(HealthDay News) — People whose teeth and gums are in poor condition may be more susceptible to an oral virus that can cause certain mouth and throat cancers, a new study suggests. 68 more words

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE PEAKS IN MIDDLE AGE

While some thinking skills begin to decline as one ages, researchers found that others don’t peak until middle age or even later. The study will appear in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science. 314 more words

Mind & Body

Study: Parents Increasingly Unable To Identify Obesity In Their Own Children

Atlanta, Ga. (CBS ATLANTA) – More than three-quarters of parents perceived their overweight children as “about the right weight,” according to a new study that reveals parents today are far less capable of realizing when their children are overweight or obese. 477 more words

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Study: Prolonged Exposure To UV Rays Triggers 'Tanning Addiction'

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Daily doses of UV rays received lying out in the sun or in artificial light can lead to a “tanning addiction” that can have an effect on the brain similar to use of opioid drugs like heroin and morphine. 359 more words

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