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The boob in the boob tube

The boob in the boob tube

What can television do to foster cognitive impairment? Nothing good.

August 24, 2015 | Posted in Key Health, Top Box | Read More »

Better living with booze?

Better living with booze?

MATTHEW EDLUND M.D. Contributing Columnist health@lbknews.com Can alcohol be good for you? Much evidence would argue yes. Compare “moderate” drinkers who have perhaps one glass of wine a day versus those who never drink. Who lives longer? Those who drink small amounts regularly. Yet alcohol causes lung cancer, stomach cancer, kidney cancer, brain cancer, oral […]

August 11, 2012 | Posted in Key Health, Top Box | Read More »

Can I avoid Alzheimer’s using ‘lifespace?’

Can I avoid Alzheimer’s using ‘lifespace?’

If you want to get through a long life and remain healthy, you might want to at least check a study done at Rush Medical School’s Rehabilitation Unit. It claims that those with greater “lifespace” were on five-year follow-up far less prone to Alzheimer’s than those who stayed in their narrow unit of home

June 3, 2011 | Posted in Key Health, Top Box | Read More »