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youth

Social? Go for quality—not quantity

A new study suggests older adults gain much well-being from their small number of social connections.

The growing melanoma risk

The incidence of deadly melanoma on the head and neck has risen steadily in young adults and children.

The prudent pyre

It wouldn't be a graduation party without a bonfire—but safety should remain a top priority amid all the festivities.

Patient Story

A graduation to remember

When a rare condition forced Komonte Hassel to miss his high school graduation, a children's hospital teamed with his school to deliver a personalized ceremony.

Power of the pedal

Research suggests moderate, regular fitness activity—cycling outdoors, especially—could help keep your mind and body young, lowering the risk of early death.

Tree rings for humans?

Researchers suspect certain oxidative markers in a person's urine reveal the body's biological age.

Layer up for winter play

Sports medicine expert also recommends keeping a change of clothes on hand to replace the cold and wet ones.

Tech-addicted teens prone to obesity

Those who use screen devices five or more hours a day are twice as likely to shrug off physical activity and drink more sugary beverages.

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