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Article ID: 705538

When New Year’s Resolution Excitement Wanes, Social Media Can Boost Motivation

Stanford Graduate School of Business

We’re quickly approaching the time when people begin to set New Year’s Resolutions, research from Stanford Graduate School of Business shows that comparing ourselves to others via social media can help us meet our goals.

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27-Dec-2018 11:05 AM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 705878

Stop smoking without packing on the pounds

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Smoking is a hard habit to kick but when you do, the health benefits are almost immediate. As you re-invent yourself as a non-smoker, here are three straightforward ways to combat weight gain and keep you distracted while coming off that smoking habit.

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31-Dec-2018 1:05 PM EST

Article ID: 705879

Tips for making resolutions work

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Now is the time many people make New Year’s resolutions.Studies have shown that about 41 percent of people make New Year’s resolutions, but only about 8 percent are successful in achieving their goals. For this New Year, revise your goal-setting process for optimal results.

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31-Dec-2018 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 705833

How Does Social Drinking Become Problematic as We Age?

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

As we age, we become more vulnerable to developing an alcohol use disorder, more commonly known as alcoholism. Your body processes alcohol less efficiently the older you get. Also, seniors may be drinking more to seek relief from the boredom, loneliness and grief that are common with aging.

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28-Dec-2018 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 705850

My Cold Is Gone, So Why Am I Still Coughing?

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

One of the classic cold symptoms is a cough. Usually after a week or so, the cold runs its course and most of the symptoms go away. But for some people, the cough remains. So why do we cough and what can we do about it? Here are five things you should know about that persistent cough.

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27-Dec-2018 4:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 705837

How to move mindfully into the New Year

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

As we embark on 2019, it’s easy to become stressed out by the many demands on our time and energy. Why not try practicing mindfulness to create the kind of New Year that you really want? This will require effort, intention and reflection.

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27-Dec-2018 12:30 PM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 705835

How Can Palliative Medicine Help with End-of-Life Decisions?

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

It’s never too early to start thinking about end-of-life decisions. The palliative care team can help guide this discussion to learn more about the patient’s values, goals and preferences, which can help clarify these end-of-life decisions.

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27-Dec-2018 12:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 705832

Whole30-style diets: The good, the bad and the healthy

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Restrictive, whole-foods diets like Whole30 are popular choices for those looking to reset their food choices, especially as New Year’s resolutions. It’s important, though, to recognize that highly restrictive diets can have more risks than benefits – and healthy compromises do exist.

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27-Dec-2018 10:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 705803

Why Cardiologists Prescribe Exercise

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

BIDMC Cardiologist Jeremy Robbins, MD, explains how exercise is good for your heart and how exercise affects each individual.

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21-Dec-2018 11:05 AM EST

Article ID: 705771

Why Did The Grinch Steal Christmas? Rutgers Psychology Professor on Using Holiday Stories to Understand Holiday Depression

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Dr. Anthony Tobia, a – psychiatrist at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School explains why the Grinch stole Christmas, and uses holiday stories to study symptoms of mental illness in his psychology courses at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and on his Psychology Today blog.

Released:
20-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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