Could Your Coffee Habit Lengthen Your Life?

THURSDAY, Nov. 30, 2017 — Drinking three to four cups of coffee a day is not only safe for most people, it might protect against heart disease or an early death, a new review suggests.
The finding, which applies to so-called “moderate” coffee…
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Cops on 'Spice' Raids Getting High by Accident

THURSDAY, Nov. 30, 2017 — Police and federal agents cracking down on the makers of “designer drugs” like Spice are getting high from the mind-altering substances themselves, a new U.S. government report shows.
After one raid, six of nine agents had…
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Patients More Prone to Complain About Younger Doctors

THURSDAY, Nov. 30, 2017 — Patients apparently are more likely to complain about younger doctors. Case in point: ophthalmologists.
A new study of more than 1,300 ophthalmologists at Vanderbilt University in Nashville found that as the age of these…
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Do Receding Hairlines Mean Receding Heart Health in Men?

THURSDAY, Nov. 30, 2017 — Preliminary research hints — but cannot prove — that men who lose their hair relatively early in life might be at heightened heart risk.
The study involved about 2,000 Indian men under 40 years of age. The researchers…
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Newborns in Pain Might Not Show It

THURSDAY, Nov. 30, 2017 — Just because your newborn isn’t a crybaby doesn’t mean he doesn’t feel pain, new research suggests.
Newborns display a stronger brain response to pain when they’re under stress, but it isn’t reflected in their behavior,…
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Does 'Smartphone Addiction' Show Up in Teens' Brains?

THURSDAY, Nov. 30, 2017 — Teens fixated on their smartphones experience changes to their brain chemistry that mirror those prompted by addiction, a new study suggests.
Kids who compulsively used the internet or fiddled with their phones tended to…
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