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Diverse activities are key to maintaining cognitive function throughout adulthood

Diverse activities are key to maintaining cognitive function throughout adulthood

New 3D model shows how breast cancer cells interact with the body’s stem cells

New 3D model shows how breast cancer cells interact with the body’s stem cells

Individual clinical judgments needed for prescribing aspirin in primary prevention

Individual clinical judgments needed for prescribing aspirin in primary prevention

Longer sitting times linked to higher heart disease risk among post-menopausal women

Longer sitting times linked to higher heart disease risk among post-menopausal women

Combination of green tea extract and exercise mitigates fatty liver disease in mice

Combination of green tea extract and exercise mitigates fatty liver disease in mice

Nature play improves children's creativity, thinking and social skills

Nature play improves children's creativity, thinking and social skills

Thoracic radiation therapy can have negative impact on cancer patients' quality of life

Thoracic radiation therapy can have negative impact on cancer patients' quality of life

Step recommendation beyond 10,000 does not prevent weight gain

Step recommendation beyond 10,000 does not prevent weight gain

A high number of lifetime sexual partners raises cancer risk

A high number of lifetime sexual partners raises cancer risk

Living in greener neighborhoods may delay onset of menopause

Living in greener neighborhoods may delay onset of menopause

Wearable devices estimate cardio-respiratory fitness during everyday activities

Wearable devices estimate cardio-respiratory fitness during everyday activities

Study examines how television viewing time is associated with leisure-time physical activity

Study examines how television viewing time is associated with leisure-time physical activity

Shingles vaccine appears to reduce stroke risk

Shingles vaccine appears to reduce stroke risk

Golf could lower risk of death among older adults

Golf could lower risk of death among older adults

Sport can protect against serious mental health disorders, research shows

Sport can protect against serious mental health disorders, research shows

A sedentary lifestyle increases the risk of adolescent depression

A sedentary lifestyle increases the risk of adolescent depression

Greater motor reserve in long-distance skiers may help postpone onset of Parkinson's disease

Greater motor reserve in long-distance skiers may help postpone onset of Parkinson's disease

Bats' fierce immune response to viruses could drive zoonotic emergence

Bats' fierce immune response to viruses could drive zoonotic emergence

Patients use smartphones more than wearable devices to track physical activity

Patients use smartphones more than wearable devices to track physical activity

Understanding the genetic background of idiopathic ketotic hypoglycemia

Understanding the genetic background of idiopathic ketotic hypoglycemia