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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:01:20 +0000 Psychologist looks at child prodigies and the genetic connections to their relatives http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160524/psychologist-looks-at-child-prodigies-and-genetic-connections-to-their-relatives?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 May 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Nancy Szokan The Washington Post http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160524/psychologist-looks-at-child-prodigies-and-genetic-connections-to-their-relatives Immune cells may act as 'trash compactors,' protecting against Alzheimer's http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160523/immune-cells-may-act-as-trash-compactors-protecting-against-alzheimers?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 May 2016 16:45:00 +0000 Tara Bahrampour The Washington Post http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160523/immune-cells-may-act-as-trash-compactors-protecting-against-alzheimers Hypertension, the silent killer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160520/hypertension-silent-killer?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 May 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Mayo Clinic News Network Tribune News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160520/hypertension-silent-killer Walk your way to better health http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160519/walk-your-way-to-better-health?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000 Joseph Hernandez Chicago Tribune Tribune News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160519/walk-your-way-to-better-health The really important thing you shouldn't do when you're pregnant: listen to advice http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160518/really-important-thing-you-shouldnt-do-when-youre-pregnant-listen-to-advice?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 May 2016 17:30:00 +0000 Herb Scribner Deseret News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160518/really-important-thing-you-shouldnt-do-when-youre-pregnant-listen-to-advice Will the doctor virtually see you now? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160518/will-doctor-virtually-see-you-now?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000 Olga Kharif, Scott Moritz, Gerrit De Vynck Bloomberg http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160518/will-doctor-virtually-see-you-now 5 ways you can benefit from hiking http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160516/5-ways-you-can-benefit-from-hiking?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 May 2016 16:48:17 +0000 Kitt Wakeley Deseret News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160516/5-ways-you-can-benefit-from-hiking These videos will make you want to work out http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160513/these-videos-will-make-you-want-to-work-out?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 May 2016 13:15:00 +0000 Jennifer Graham Deseret News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160513/these-videos-will-make-you-want-to-work-out 10 things highly successful people do before going to sleep http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160512/10-things-highly-successful-people-do-before-going-to-sleep?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 May 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Rhett Power, Inc. Business Insider http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160512/10-things-highly-successful-people-do-before-going-to-sleep The secret to weight loss, from those who have kept it off http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160511/secret-to-weight-loss-from-those-who-have-kept-it-off?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 May 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Allana Kerr Deseret News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160511/secret-to-weight-loss-from-those-who-have-kept-it-off FDA brings e-cigarettes under federal authority http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160506/fda-brings-e-cigarettes-under-federal-authority?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000 Matthew Perrone Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160506/fda-brings-e-cigarettes-under-federal-authority People in Japan are obsessed with predicting personality by blood type http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160505/people-in-japan-are-obsessed-with-predicting-personality-by-blood-type?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 May 2016 12:30:00 +0000 Drake Baer, Tech Insider Business Insider http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160505/people-in-japan-are-obsessed-with-predicting-personality-by-blood-type How a tool to help patients save on health care backfired http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160504/how-tool-to-help-patients-save-on-health-care-backfired?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 May 2016 15:30:00 +0000 Carolyn Y. Johnson The Washington Post http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160504/how-tool-to-help-patients-save-on-health-care-backfired Most 'Biggest Loser' winners regain the weight they lost, and it reveals a disturbing truth behind many diets http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160503/most-biggest-loser-winners-regain-weight-they-lost-and-it-reveals-disturbing-truth-behind-many-diets?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 May 2016 16:45:58 +0000 Erin Brodwin Business Insider http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160503/most-biggest-loser-winners-regain-weight-they-lost-and-it-reveals-disturbing-truth-behind-many-diets Spring into better health: refrigerator edition http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160503/spring-into-better-health-refrigerator-edition?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000 From Mayo Clinic News Network Tribune News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160503/spring-into-better-health-refrigerator-edition Pregnant women in Houston and their doctors weigh risks of Zika http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160502/pregnant-women-in-houston-and-their-doctors-weigh-risks-of-zika?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 18:11:57 +0000 Carrie Feibel Houston Public Media Tribune News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160502/pregnant-women-in-houston-and-their-doctors-weigh-risks-of-zika Why you sleep better in your own bed http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160502/why-you-sleep-better-in-your-own-bed?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Graham Deseret News Service http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160502/why-you-sleep-better-in-your-own-bed Teen birth rates plunge, racial disparities persist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160429/teen-birth-rates-plunge-racial-disparities-persist?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:15:00 +0000 Mike Stobbe AP Medical Writer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160429/teen-birth-rates-plunge-racial-disparities-persist Rethinking rehab http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160428/rethinking-rehab?rssfeed=true Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Van Allen Special to The Washington Post http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160428/rethinking-rehab Study finds mere 2.7 percent of U.S. adults meet criteria for 'healthy lifestyle' http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160427/study-finds-mere-27-percent-of-us-adults-meet-criteria-for-healthy-lifestyle?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:00:00 +0000 Ariana Eunjung Cha The Washington Post http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/zz/lifestyle/20160427/study-finds-mere-27-percent-of-us-adults-meet-criteria-for-healthy-lifestyle