Valerie Denave

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Depression In America Down, Especially For Older Adults, New Study Finds

Showing that depression is not a normal part of aging, depressive symptoms are on the decline for older adults, particularly those 55 and up, according to a new study by the University of Michigan Health Systems.<p>Between 1998 and 2008, researchers found a marked decrease in the prevalence of …

Understanding Deafness: Not Everyone Wants to Be 'Fixed'

Hearing people often assume that Deaf people would naturally want to take advantage of any method that could lead them to the hearing world. In reality, that assumption is far from true.<p>When the police showed up, there were maybe 50 protesters, most of them Deaf, outside the Omni Hotel in downtown …

Homemade Eggnog Can Kill Salmonella with Booze

What could be more festive than a dozen raw eggs, a quart of rum and a pint of bourbon getting friendly in a pot in the fridge for six …

Stomach virus sweeps 11 U.S. states, sickening at least 285

At least 285 people in 11 states have been sickened by a parasitic infection commonly linked to fresh produce, and the exact cause of the outbreak …

CDC: U.S. Hospitals Should Be Vigilant For Bird Flu

U.S. hospitals have been urged to be on the lookout for symptoms of bird flu among patients who have recently traveled to China, where a new strain of the virus has killed 17 people and infected more than 70.<p>The Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued guidelines on Friday …

Why Bacteria Can Be Good for Us | The Takeaway | WNYC

We have long been fighting bacteria with a whole host of anti-bacterial sprays, soaps, and sanitizers. But when it comes down to it, there is no …

10 Gorgeous Stained Glass Ideas for Your Home

We know, we know. The first thing you think of when you see “stained glass” is probably a church, and you’re probably wondering what this might have to do with your home. Well, the art of playing with light is definitely one that historic structures the world over have mastered, but you can also …

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