If you want your memory to stay strong, you probably already know what to avoid -- excessive alcohol, beating your head on things, getting any older. What you probably didn't know is that there are other, lesser known everyday threats that may be slowly turning you into that guy from 'Memento.'

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    If you've already allowed your kids to take a little sip of your beer or wine from time to time, you probably won't be pleased when you hear the findings of a new report. More
  • Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines
    Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
  • US suicide rate rose sharply among middle-aged
    Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, a period that included the recession. Overall, the suicide rate for the age group jumped 28 percent from 1999 to 2010. And among whites, it shot up 40 percent.... More
  • Cost of feeding a family of four: $146 to $289 a week
    Latest statistics give a range of prices for feeding a family of four a healthy diet. The cost of feeding a family of four a healthy diet can run $146 to $289 a week, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. More
  • 2-year-old girl gets windpipe made from stem cells
    A 2-year-old girl born without a windpipe now has a new one grown from her own stem cells, the youngest patient in the world to benefit from the experimental treatment.... More
  • A Midwest farm family struggles to recover after rising debt pushes a husband to suicide
    Farm bankruptcies and loan delinquencies are rising, calamitous weather events are ruining crops, and profits are vanishing during Trump's global trade disputes. A 2017 study found that farm owners ...
    11/15/2019 - 11:00 pm | View Link
  • Survivor: Island of the Idols recap: Everything goes to hell
    However, to lie and say someone touching you made you uncomfortable, and thereby risk ruining someone’s reputation outside of the game on national television? That is certainly dicey. This is not a ...
    11/14/2019 - 11:25 am | View Link
  • The 25 Best Starts from NBA's Best Young Stars and Prospects
    Doling out this final spot was neither an easy nor a quick process. Many (many) candidates were considered. Rookie Matisse Thybulle seemed like a lock while he was ruining lives on defense. But then ...
    11/13/2019 - 1:17 am | View Link
  • How to Get Small Game Arrows in Red Dead Online
    Some animals don't need them - you won't hurt an alligator or a grizzly bear with one - but for many small birds and forest critters, a headshot with a small game arrow is the only way to get a kill ...
    11/13/2019 - 12:19 am | View Link
  • Evansville stuns No. 1 Kentucky at Rupp Arena, 67-64
    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Evansville showed no fear either of Kentucky or venerable Rupp Arena, where the Wildcats had been perfect at ruining visitors' dreams of pulling off the seemingly impossible.
    11/12/2019 - 1:46 pm | View Link
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