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November 25, 2016

November Is American Diabetes Month

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November is American Diabetes Month. Visit the diabetes health topic page and read the latest news to learn more.

November 21, 2016

To Your Health: NLM update: Bumblebee emotions and us

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Happy bumblebees forage more for food and comparatively may be more vulnerable to predators, suggests a recent news report published in Science...

November 14, 2016

The holidays can bring uninvited guests: anxiety, stress, depression.

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Get holiday mental health texts: text MP Health to 468311 or click here.

November 14, 2016

To Your Health: NLM update: Low-fat diets reconsidered

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Low-fat diets do not result in reduced body fat or better health outcomes and should be reconsidered as a strategy for adults to lose weight, suggests a recent viewpoint published in the Journal of the American Medical Association...