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Aging Mellows Negative Memories

New research discovers there is a scientific reason why older people tend to see the past through rose-colored glasses. A University of Alberta medical researcher, in collaboration with colleagues...
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High Blood Pressure Clouds Thinking

A new study from North Carolina State University shows that increased blood pressure in older adults is directly related to decreased cognitive functioning, particularly among seniors with already high...
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Depression and Anxiety Stress the Heart

Although depression and anxiety are risk factors for cardiovascular disease, new research suggests mental stressors may also contribute to adoption of health behaviors that exacerbate cardiac risk. Research published...
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