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  1. Personal Health

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    Insomnia Can Kill You

    Chronic insomnia is linked to an increased risk of developing hypertension, Type 2 diabetes, heart attack, depression, anxiety and premature death.

  2. Voices

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    A Fractured Ankle Turned Me Into My Father

    I saw firsthand how difficult everyday life was for my dad: how precarious were grocery shopping, going to the gym, bathing, putting on socks.

  3. The Checkup

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    Children’s Safety on Wheels

    On bikes and scooters, “the best way to prevent an injury is to wear a helmet, and children need to follow the rules of the road,” an expert says.

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    Why Did I Lose My Sense of Smell?

    Impaired smell is common, particularly in the elderly, but in about one in six people, no cause can be identified.