Health & Wellbeing Top Stories

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Why Statins May Not Be the Answer to Your High Cholesterol

By Beth Levine | Health

One in four adults takes statins to lower their cholesterol — but are they the best defense against heart disease?

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6 Look-Younger Tips That Don't Work

By Ellen Breslau | Beauty & Style

These anti-aging tips sound good, but don't fall for them. They're not going to help you turn back the clock.

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5 Reasons Crying Is Good for You

By Beth Levine | Emotional Wellbeing

Whether from a sad movie or a chopping an onion, your tears can help you in surprising ways.

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8 Subtle Signs of Dehydration

By Beth Levine | Health

As you age, you may not be able to rely on your thirst signals to prevent dehydration.

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Double Chin? New Treatment Could Help You Without Surgery

By Family Health Team, Cleveland Clinic | Beauty & Style

Learn all the facts and risks associated with the new, FDA-approved injectable agent especially for eliminating chin fat.

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15 Ways to Fall Asleep Faster

By Sara Schwartz | Health

Easy tricks that anyone can do to stop insomnia in its tracks.

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The First Thing You Should Do After a Cancer Diagnosis

By Andrea Atkins | Health

Improve your recovery—and your outlook—with a proven, new "pre-hab" program.

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7 Surprising Causes of Back Pain

By Ellen Breslau | Health

If your back is bugging you, it might be something in your everyday life that's causing the problem.

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How Much Forgetfulness is Normal?

By Andrea Atkins | Health

If your memory problems include forgetting people's names and where you put the keys, you may be able to rest easy.

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6 Surprising Signs of Heart Disease

By Beth Levine | Health

Before a heart attack happens, get to know the subtle signs that indicate an increased risk of heart disease.

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