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Daily Archives: March 9, 2018

Increased physical fitness may offset cognitive deterioration in dementia

Physical fitness is associated with better cognitive performance in older adults with dementia, according to a new study from UCL. The positive effects were found to be independent of past levels of exercise and illness duration, suggesting it’s never too late to benefit from good levels of physical fitness, even after the onset of dementia. For the study, published today ...

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Gonorrhoea and syphilis on the rise, HIV stable, and some good news on hepatitis

Gonorrhoea and syphilis diagnoses are increasing in Australia, HIV is stable, and more than 30,000 Australians have been cured of hepatitis C, according to the latest Annual Surveillance Report on HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections (STIs) in Australia, released today by the Kirby Institute at UNSW Sydney. The latest data shows that gonorrhoea has increased by 63% over ...

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The Best Faux-Leather Moto Jackets to Buy This Year

Earlier this month we shared 17 reasons to invest in a quality leather jacket. But today we’re slightly shifting gears and focusing on the best faux-leather moto jackets available online. If you’re not looking to spend a sizable chunk of money on one piece, or if you prefer to stick to the friendly version of the timeless item, faux leather is ...

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‘Mom’ Co-Creator Talks About Crafting a Relapse and Casting Kristin Chenoweth

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Charlotte Bronte and a Backhoe,” the 14th episode of the fifth season of “Mom.” Just a few weeks after Christy (Anna Faris) faced temptation and almost fell off the wagon on “Mom,” her friend and fellow support group member Jill (Jaime Pressly) experienced a relapse of her own. “It just ...

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Review: Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Takes Dodgy Stage Dive Into Fame on 'Day 69'

America’s unhinged hormone warriors are never going to stop fighting for their right to party. Still, it’s not too late to protest the viral contagion that has selected Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Day 69 as the new soundtrack for that crucial rite of passage. Born Daniel Hernandez in Bushwick, Brooklyn, the 21-year-old rapper is the latest heat rock to skip across the ...

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