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A Closer Look at Concussion: What You Should Know

Educating yourself about this serious brain injury and its potential dangers can lead to more prompt recognition if it happens to you or a loved one. Knowing the signs will help you avoid potential delay in evaluation and recovery.

Are You Bound to Get Shaky Hands as You Age?

Occasional trembling and shaky hands can occur at any age, but are more likely the older you get. Here are five things to keep in mind when you or a loved one notice a tremor.

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Can ‘Lottery Fever’ Affect Your Brain? (Video)

The human brain can respond in an interesting way to lottery jackpots — especially when we are talking about winnings in the billions. What makes us succumb to “lottery fever,” a belief that we can win even when our chances are slim?

Stressed at Work? You May Have a Higher Risk of Stroke

It’s already known that stress from work can increase your risk for cardiovascular disease, particularly high blood pressure and heart disease. But a recent study now links work stress to an increased risk of stroke, especially for women.

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