A Wilderness Expert's Keys to Safety in the Great Outdoors

SATURDAY, Aug. 18, 2018 — Some simple steps can reduce danger when you venture into the great outdoors, an expert says.
“Knowing your limits, not trying to do too much, knowing where you’re going and what you might encounter there and being aware…
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Is a Haywire Body Clock Tied to Mood Disorders?

FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 — There may be a genetic link between mood disorders and the body’s internal clock, a new study suggests.
Research published earlier this year linked disruptions in the body clock (circadian rhythms) with an increased risk of…
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FDA Approves Brain Stimulation Device for OCD

FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 — A brain stimulation device to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has received approval for marketing Friday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Transcranial magnetic stimulation uses magnetic fields to stimulate…
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Eating Before Early Workout Helps Burn Carbs

FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 — If you exercise in the morning, it may be a good idea to eat breakfast first.
A small British study finds that having breakfast before a morning workout triggers the body to burn more carbohydrates during exercise and also…
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Generic EpiPen Gains Doctors' Approval

FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval Thursday of the first generic versions of the EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. has pleased medical experts, who hope it will make the lifesaving medication more affordable and…
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