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Are You Musical or Tone Deaf? Genes May Be Key
But many factors likely play a role in Mozart-like musical genius, experts say
Binge-Drinking on Rise
The number of Americans who binge-drink -- meaning they consume at least five drinks at one sitting -- has increased. Because direct measurement of binge drinkers is difficult, it can be useful to examine other metrics. For example, 2.8 million students arrested for DUI, 1,700 unintentional injury deaths, and almost 700,000 student-on-student assaults are all attributable to binge drinking on college campuses.
If you feel overwhelmed by stress, you’re not alone. But you can start to view stress as a fact of life and respond to it in positive ways. Learn the skills to keep stress in check and have a more balanced, healthy life.
Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.
Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.