Thursday, October 8, 2015

October 2015: Addiction | Oral health for older adults | Predicting suicide risk | Long-distance caregiving | Cancer videos



October 2015: Addiction | Oral health for older adults | Predicting suicide risk | Long-distance caregiving | Cancer videos
NIH News in Health, a monthly newsletter from the National Institutes ofHealth, part of the Department of Health and Human Services
Check out the October issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research. If you manage a website or blog, NIH has a new way for you to get trusted, up-to-date health information added directly to your site. It’s called “content syndication,” and it’s an easy way to share high-quality articles, including NIH News in Health stories. Read more about NIH content syndication.
Illustration of circuits and arrows inside a man’s brain. Biology of Addiction Drugs and Alcohol Can Hijack Your Brain People with addiction crave and seek out drugs or alcohol no matter what the cost. What is it about addiction that makes people lose control? And why is it so hard to quit? Read more about the biology of addiction.
Illustration of toothpaste, toothbrush, and dental floss.  Keep Your Mouth Healthy Oral Care for Older Adults Tooth decay and gum disease don't have to be a part of getting older. Take steps to keep your mouth healthy throughout your lifetime. Read more about oral care for older adults.
Health Capsules:
Predicting Suicide Risk
Helping Older Loved Ones from Afar
Featured Website: Did You Know? Cancer Videos


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