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Age Wise

Several strategies can help prevent a downward spiral — they all start with reaching out

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It’s been a long time since I saw a Covid patient in the ER, and I couldn’t be happier

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In the wake of Covid-19, we are all grieving. How can we come to terms with death — and what does it teach us about living?

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The longer the wider world remains unvaccinated, the greater the risk that a devastating new variant will emerge

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What the pandemic revealed about scientific publishing

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Age Wise

Self-care strategies to use before depression gets the best of you

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The Nuance

Few of us fully appreciate the role of social comparison in our well-being

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Despite the rise in gut health awareness, treatments for IBS have barely changed in decades

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The unusual history of whiskey surgery and cocaine tooth drops

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Girls need to learn that a period is natural, not shameful

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