Archives for 2007 - Page 2


Bariatric Mental Health Needs

Although bariatric surgery is a method to lose large amounts of weight and potentially dramatically improve the health and well-being of an obese individual, the procedure involves substantial risks...
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Exercise Lowers Dementia Risk

Walking and other forms of moderate exercise among individuals age 65 and older can significantly lower their risk of developing vascular dementia, the second most common form of dementia...
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Brain and Behavior

Use The Bad Times For Growth

Life is a veritable rollercoaster of emotions as periods of happiness and sadness transcend our everyday existence. Although lost opportunities and mistaken expectations are often unpleasant to think and...
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Advocacy and Policy

Sex Ed Extends Virginity

A new study finds that sex education greatly boosts the likelihood that teens will delay having intercourse. Male teens who received sex education in school were 71 percent less...
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