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A psychotherapist shares the 3 exercises she uses every day to 'stop obsessing about the future'

A psychotherapist shares the 3 exercises she uses every day to ‘stop obsessing about the future’

Stress is a natural response to uncertainty, and it’s normal to find yourself worrying about future events every now and then. But excessive thoughts about the future can be a sign of anticipatory anxiety—a fear of unpredictable future events, which is sometimes a symptom of anxiety disorders. This is something I often see in my …

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What Is Ancillary Insurance? How It Might Benefit You

Asawin_Klabma/Getty Images/iStockphoto Ancillary insurance is a subtype of health coverage, complementing major medical insurance. It covers expenses that may not be included in a primary health insurance plan, such as vision and dental for adults, disability coverage, prescription drugs and more. For example, if major medical doesn’t cover prescription drugs, an ancillary policy probably would. …

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Ashley Judd talks about mental health after mother's death

Ashley Judd talks about mental health after mother’s death

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Ashley Judd encouraged people to seek help for their mental health and talked about her grieving process after the loss of her mother, country star Naomi Judd. In an interview aired on “Good Morning America” on Thursday, the movie star said she wanted to address her mother’s struggle with depression. Judd …

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Can Adults Get Ear Infections?

Can Adults Get Ear Infections?

Photo: Andrey_Popov (Shutterstock) Some medical incidents are inextricably linked to the childhood experience: Kids throw up a lot for some reason, they skin their knees, they have their tonsils removed, and they get ear infections. Of course, these things can happen to grown-ups, too, but it’s much less common. Still, because some illnesses are so …

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Obesity Health Expert Claims Meal Deals Should Be Banned From Supermarkets

Obesity Health Expert Claims Meal Deals Should Be Banned From Supermarkets

An obesity expert has said that supermarket meal deals should be ‘illegal’. Dr Donal O’Shea, the Health Service Executive’s (HSE) clinical lead, made the comments on The Pat Kenny Show on Wednesday (11 May) and suggested shop staff are ‘trained’ to try and upsell snacks to customers. O’Shea urged the public to be ‘super aware’ …

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Bhagyashree shares simple exercises to increase body flexibility. Watch video

Bhagyashree took to Instagram and shared a new workout video. In the clip, she demonstrated simple exercises that help increase body flexibility. Bhagyashree shares easy exercises that help increase body flexibility. HIGHLIGHTS Bhagyashree shared a new workout video on Instagram. The actress shared simple exercises that help increase body flexibility. She also urged her fans …

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Octopuses Tragically Destroy Themselves After Mating.  We May Finally Know Why

Octopuses Tragically Destroy Themselves After Mating. We May Finally Know Why

Octopuses are doomed to be orphans from a very young age. After a female octopus lays her eggs, she stops eating and begins self-mutilating, tearing off her skin and biting off the tips of her tentacles. By the time a young octopus wriggles out of its egg, its mother is already dead. A few months …

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A baby fox has tested positive for bird flu in Minnesota.  State officials said the animal was wild and lived in Anoka County, near the capital Minneapolis.  (Stock image: There is no suggestion that the foxes pictured above have tested positive for bird flu)

Baby fox tests positive for BIRD FLU in Minnesota, officials reveal

A baby fox has tested positive for bird flu H5N1 in Minnesota, state officials revealed Wednesday, in the first case to be reported in a wild mammal in America. The State’s Department of Natural Resources said the fox kit was found lying outside a fox den and being unable to use its back legs in …

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NC officials report that the state has detected NINE pediatric cases of mysterious hepatitis

NC officials report that the state has detected NINE pediatric cases of mysterious hepatitis

North Carolina has doubled its reported total of hepatitis cases, increasing its total from four to nine cases, as the mysterious infections continue to pop up around the country. State health officials reported the updated figures on Wednesday night, WRAL reports. North Carolina was among the first states to report a case of the disease …

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Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits six

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits six

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits nine – with scientists no closer to cracking puzzle of what causes it One child has died and another needed transplant after suffering liver disease Ages not revealed but Ireland said all six of its cases been under age of twelve Nearly 350 …

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