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Talking to strangers makes us happy

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Suggestion: Go against instinct. Talk to that stranger at church. You both will likely enjoy it. The returned questionnaires showed it was those commuters who were instructed to strike up conversation with a stranger who'd had the most positive experiences (sitting in solitude was the least enjoyable, with behaving as normal scoring in between). Surprisingly perhaps, chatting with a stranger didn't come at the cost of self-reported productivity. These findings con ...
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Midwest leads country in increase of hospitalizations for prescription painkiller overdoses

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Creative Commons/johnofhammondIn 2012, the CDC declared prescription drug abuse — particularly the abuse of prescription opioids — the fastest-growing drug problem in the country.Hospitalizations resulting from the overuse of prescription opioid painkillers have risen more than 150 percent during the last two decades, according to a new national report.That stunning increase was greatest among Midwesterners, women and people aged 45 or older.Much rece ...
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No evidence or consensus about best way to brush teeth, study finds

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Creative Commons/stuartpilbrowIn addition to the conflicting advice on brushing technique, dental associations, dental textbooks and the other sources examined in the study offer no universal consensus about how often and how long brushing should occur. A study published last week in the British Dental Journal scolds dentists, dental associations and public health organizations — rather harshly — for having no clear, evidence-based conse ...
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