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Meditation Appears to Boost Attention Span
In research inspired by Buddhist monks, a new study has found that meditation can seemingly help increase a person's attention span. full story»

 
Future of Medicine

Are We Too Clean?

Proponents of 'hygiene hypothesis' say too little exposure to germs contributes to health problems. full story»

 
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Nap Your Way to Better Performance

Top U.S. officials who have taken a hard line against air traffic controllers napping on the job are missing an opportunity to improve air safety, sleep experts say. full story»

 
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Newer Diabetes Test May Simplify Diagnosis

Newer Diabetes Test May Simplify Diagnosis

Measuring A1C levels, done without fasting, could help detect problems earlier

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