Years of Football Could Harm the Heart

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28, 2018 — A lifetime spent playing football has been linked to brain damage, but the game also may lead to serious heart problems, two new studies suggest.
In one, researchers found that former National Football League players…
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Eyes May Be Window Into Future Memory Loss

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28, 2018 — By looking deeply into your eyes, doctors might be able to predict your future risk for dementia and memory loss.
Unhealthy changes to the blood vessels of the retina could mirror changes taking place in the brain’s…
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Transgender Surgeries on the Rise

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28, 2018 — The number of transgender people in the United States who’ve had gender-affirming surgery has risen with the expansion of insurance coverage for the procedures, a new study finds.
There are an estimated 1.4 million…
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