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Insights: State of women's wellness-6183

Insights: State of women's wellness

Everyday Health, a consumer website with 70 million registered users and 40 million visitors monthly, has produced a "Special Report on Women's Wellness 2017."

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Stats: 78.6 - US life expectancy drops again-6173

Stats: 78.6 - US life expectancy drops again

Life expectancy in the US dropped for the second year in a row, according to the latest data (2016) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Dementia caregivers face challenges, benefits-6145

Dementia caregivers face challenges, benefits

The strain of providing care for someone with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia comes through in the latest results from the National Poll on Healthy Aging, with 78% saying caregiving was stressful.

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Need for long-term care to double in Canada-6140

Need for long-term care to double in Canada

Canada may need to build 43,000 new long-term care beds in the next five years to meet the requirements of an aging population without changes to how health care for older adults is being delivered, according to a new Conference Board of Canada report, "Sizing Up the Challenge: Meeting the Demand for Long-Term Care in Canada."

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Does mindfulness really work?-6135

Does mindfulness really work?

Mindfulness has gone from being a "fringe topic" to being an occasional replacement for psychotherapy, a tool for corporate well-being, a widely implemented educational practice, and 'key to building more resilient soldiers,'"according to a team of international researchers.

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HIV rates increasing among older adults-6131

HIV rates increasing among older adults

More than 54,000 new HIV diagnoses were reported in adults 50 and older from 2004 through 2015, with significant increases among both men (annual average change, 2.2%) and women (1.3%), according to researchers in Europe.

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