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Most Healthcare Workers Admit Caring For Patients While Ill Themselves, Study Finds

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Jun 19, 2019 … TORONTO — A career in healthcare is generally considered one of the most noble professions one can pursue. Dedicating one’s life to helping others is an incredibly selfless decision, but a new study finds that many healthcare workers may be putting their patients and co-workers at risk by neglecting their own needs while on the job.…

Study: Could those high-priced antioxidants actually be killing you?

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Dec 11, 2020 … BEIJING — Fear of mortality is one reason Americans spend so much on “antioxidant” products, including Vitamin C supplements and beta-carotene, which promise a longer healthier life. According to the National Institutes of Health, more than half of adults in the U.S. consume some kind of antioxidant product, spending $37 billion each year. But a study conducted…

Study: Loneliness, Social Isolation Greater Health Problem In US Than Obesity

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Aug 06, 2017 … WASHINGTON — Is feeling alone the greatest health problem Americans face? While the obesity epidemic has long been front-and-center in major cities across the U.S., new research finds that loneliness and social isolation is an even greater public health threat than being overweight. Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad, a professor of psychology at Brigham Young University conducted…