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US suicide rates rose in 2021, reversing two years of decline

Last year, a landlord stopped by Patrick John's home in the Salt Lake City area to replace a broken dishwasher. John was always a little shy with people he didn't know well, but he welcomed his guest with the warmth that he was known and loved for.

ALS drug gets FDA approval despite uncertainty about effectiveness

A new treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.

Two concussions don't always add up to second impact syndrome

The NFL has been thrust back into the concussion debate after Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa took two big hits just four days apart.

Many public health workers quit the field during the pandemic. The US just announced millions for building back the workforce

The US government is awarding more than $266 million from the American Rescue Plan to expand the nation's community and public health work force, officials will announce Friday.

US monkeypox deaths are rare; here's why they can be difficult to confirm

There have been more than 25,000 monkeypox cases in the United States during the current outbreak, and deaths among monkeypox patients are rare.

Dementia diagnosis raises suicide risk during first 3 months, study says

A diagnosis of dementia more than doubles the risk of suicide in the first three months after a patient is told the news, according to the latest research.

Composting has some benefit to the environment. Here's how

Toss the orange rinds, banana peels and other produce scraps into the compost bin. Mix, repeat.

Experts explain the benefits of a monthlong sobriety challenge

Sober October, Dry January and Dry July: For one quarter of a year, these campaigns provide a motivation for people to come together and challenge themselves to go without alcohol.

Ancient DNA hunter who sequenced first Neanderthal genome wins Nobel Prize

Swedish geneticist Svante Pääbo has won the Nobel Prize for medicine for pioneering the use of ancient DNA to unlock secrets about human evolution.

Your guide to finding the right Theragun massage gun for you

8 activewear brands you should add to your workout wardrobe

The best coupons at CVS Pharmacy

For the first time, US task force proposes recommendation to screen for anxiety in adults

Dementia diagnosis increases suicide risk for those under age 65, study finds

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US monkeypox deaths are rare; here's why they can be difficult to confirm

You may need a Sober October more than you think. Experts explain how to do it right

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