Older adults report more feelings of calm and less anxiety—even during the COVID pandemic that places them at greater risk than other age groups.
Nov. 2, 2020 • ~9 min
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People in China who said they knew more about the coronavirus were more likely to feel positive and in control than people who felt they weren't informed.
May 18, 2020 • ~4 min
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"Prehabilitation" not only helps patients get physically and mentally ready for surgery, it also can reduce costs and get them home more quickly.
Jan. 21, 2020 • ~7 min
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A survey of almost 10,000 veterans shows that health concerns rank highest among worries for vets transitioning back to civilian life.
Jan. 2, 2020 • ~4 min
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Age may be an asset for people with type 2 diabetes. A new study shows younger patients feel more stressed about the diagnosis, leading to worse health.
Nov. 15, 2019 • ~4 min
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Exercise is good at preventing and treating many forms of heart disease. A new initiative wants to show it can benefit people with and beyond cancer, too.
Oct. 16, 2019 • ~4 min
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