Megan Lange

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Don’t Listen to Music While Studying

Placing aside the issue of my self-induced exile, for me as well, music offered not only comfort but also increased focus -- or so I thought, at …

Why does my dog follow me around?

Does this sound familiar? You’re watching the game on television, you get up for some more ridiculously expensive guacamole, and you get the feeling …

Pets

How your pet's illness could put your mental health at risk

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was a difficult season of loss for Sean Owens' family.<p>Shortly after his father died of kidney cancer in 2010, his mother's beloved black Labrador retriever mix -- Mary Margaret, or Maggie -- was diagnosed with hemangiosarcoma, a rapidly growing tumor of the blood vessels. Maggie had a …

Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says.<p>The study, published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, evaluated nearly 300 sets of mothers and children in Mexico and tested the children …

Public Health

Is my drinking normal, or could I be an alcoholic?

Alcoholism rose 49 percent in the last decade.<p>The trouble with alcohol is that it’s everywhere. We don’t treat any other drug the way we treat alcohol, marijuana included, and in part that’s because we mostly don’t think of it as a drug. It’s what you down a shot of to loosen up on the dance floor, …

Watch Savannah Guthrie learn the consequences of interrupted sleep

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Research