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Newsbriefs: Diabetes; Spice; Inflammation

Diabetes With Advanced Complications Can Lead to Dementia
People with diabetes who suffer from advanced diabetic complications, such as blindness, kidney failure, and decreased blood flow in limbs (that can lead to amputation), are at greater risk of dementia as they age, according to a new, 12-year study published in the

Why You Should try Tai Chi

A recent meta-analysis suggests that the ancient Chinese martial art tai chi benefits older adults with a range of long-term conditions. Originating in China as a form of martial art, tai chi—dubbed “moving meditation” by practitioners—is a series of slow, gentle movements called forms, which flow from one into another.

Research Roundup

Less Healthy Fare in Restaurants, too
Restaurant fare can be just as unhealthful as fast food items, according to a study of 18,000 Americans. While people who dined at full-service restaurants consumed more vitamins, minerals, and omega-3s than their fast-food eating counterparts, they also took in 412 milligrams (mg) more sodium,

The Surprising Healing Power of Sweating

Where I live in Seattle, August is the perfect month to get outdoors, enjoy the sun, and do some good old-fashioned sweating. For some ultra-therapeutic sweating, I’m hoping to make it to the mountains and hike up to some hot springs this month. But I’ll also be doing some day-to-day

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