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Movement could buy happiness-5947

Movement could buy happiness

Money may not buy happiness, but it could be that physical activity can-and you don't have to spend a nickel.

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An active social life may help stave off suicide-5488

An active social life may help stave off suicide

According to background in a new study, suicide is among the top 10 leading causes of death among middle-age women in the United States. Between 1992 and 2010, surveys were conducted among 72,607 nurses (ages 46-71 years).

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Do ups and downs in life satisfaction impact longevity?-5389

Do ups and downs in life satisfaction impact longevity?

People who live longer tend to have great life satisfaction, report the authors of a new study. But, they wondered, what happens when satisfaction changes over time?

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Individual or team sports ease retirement transitions-5382

Individual or team sports ease retirement transitions

When interviewing 250 residents of a retirement community, the author of a new report defined “sport” as both formal and informal activities, including organized team sports, running and shuffleboard.

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Privacy and honesty most important to residents in long-term care-5377

Privacy and honesty most important to residents in long-term care

To discover what leads to quality of life among residents in long-term care residences in Canada, 928 residents were surveyed. Positive ratings of their quality of life were based on factors such as privacy during visits (76.9%)

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Mindfulness improves quality of life among older adults-5338

Mindfulness improves quality of life among older adults

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) combines practice in meditation with gentle physical movement to help people better understand and work with the stresses in their lives.

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