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The key to happiness: Friends or family? The answer might surprise you

Think spending time with your kids and spouse is the key to your happiness? You may actually be happier about getting together with your...

This painkiller drug can make you more willing to take risks

In a new study, researchers found that while painkiller acetaminophen can help people deal with a headache, it may also be making them more...

How laughter can help your heart

If the past six months of quarantines, social distancing and unrelenting Covid-19 news coverage has left you feeling stressed and worried, you're not alone. A...

Being kind to others may boost your health and well-being

In a new study, researchers found performing acts of kindness and helping other people can be good for people’s health and well-being. But not all...

Your in-laws’ history of drinking problems could cause alcohol issues of your own

More than 14 million American adults suffer from some form of alcohol use disorder (AUD), a chronic inability to stop or control alcohol use...

This study shows the best non-drug treatment for inflammation

People automatically go to medication first to reduce chronic inflammation, but medications can be expensive and sometimes have adverse side effects. In a recent review...

Omega-3 can help you reduce impulsive reactions to aggressive behavior

In a new study, researchers found that including certain Omega-3 fatty acids in a person's diet can help them adapt their reaction to impulsive...

This thinking style may increase your risk of Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study, researchers found that persistently engaging in negative thinking patterns may raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease. They found 'repetitive negative thinking'...

People do not fully trust their smart home techs

Smart home technologies are marketed to enhance your home and make life easier. However, UK consumers are not convinced that they can trust the privacy...

Childhood trauma may make your body and brain age faster, Harvard study shows

In a new study, researchers found children who suffer trauma from abuse or violence early in life show biological signs of aging faster than...

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