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Monday, October 23, 2017
HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Avoiding alcohol helps the heart beat better

The longer you refrain from drinking, the lower your risk of a common heart rhythm disorder.

Study: Colorado has decrease in opioid overdose deaths since legalizing marijuana

Opioid-related deaths in Colorado fell by more than 6 percent since the state legalized marijuana for recreational use in 2014, new research has found.

Nearly a third of college kids think ADHD meds boost grades

Many college students who abuse ADHD drugs mistakenly believe that doing so will lead to better grades, a new survey suggests.

Good lifestyle choices likely to add years to lifespan

Change your lifestyle, change your life span. That's the claim of a new study that found not smoking, watching your weight and continuing to learn new things could help you live longer.

Hearing loss can challenge relationships

People with hearing loss face daunting challenges, but so do those who love them, researchers report.