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The longest and shortest commutes in America

For people going the extra mile every day to and from work, it may be taking more of a toll than they realize. Read more

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High-profile poacher pleads guilty

Alex Bruell alex.bruell@tdn.com

STEVENSON, Wash. — William Haynes, one of roughly a dozen individuals implicated in 2017’s massive … Read more


8 foods you need in your kitchen for a healthier 2019

The new year is a great time to declutter, toss the junk and organize your kitchen to set you up for clean-eating success. Here are some must-haves to help you prepare healthy, fast and flavorful meals this year. Fruits and veggies are key. Read more

California’s Top Lawyer Cements His Role As Health Care Defender-In-Chief

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra scores a win for California and other states in his effort to block Trump administration birth control rules. It is one of many suits he has filed to defend the Affordable Care Act from efforts to erode it. Read more

All about aneurysms: What to know about the uncommon but feared blood vessel abnormalities

Each year, tens of thousands of people discover they have a bulging blood vessel in their brain, chest, or abdomen. Known as aneurysms, the… Read more


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6 ways to stay healthy this winter

Take a look at these six ways to stay healthy this winter and you might manage to avoid seasonal viruses. If you do come down with somethin… Read more

America's most-searched-for phobias of 2018

From a fear heights and spiders to a fear of being alone, here are the top phobias in each state. Read more

The five most addictive substances in the world

Chances are, you've tried at least two of these addictive substances. Here's how they affect your brain. Read more

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Foods to fight the flu

A yearly vaccine is the best way to avoid getting the flu, and medical attention (including antiviral medication) may be needed if you’re s… Read more

Mayo Clinic Q&A: Hearing evaluation recommended when external sounds don't go away

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What causes tinnitus, and is there anything that can be done to get rid of it? ANSWER: Tinnitus-- the sensation of hearing a sound when no external sound is present-- often is described as a ringing, buzzing, roaring, clicking, humming, pulsing, or hissing sound, or any combination of these sounds. Read more

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts: My antidepressant helps but leaves me flat and unemotional

Q: I take Prozac for depression. It has definitely helped, but it makes me feel flat, less emotionally responsive. A: Similar to you, the majority of people take one of the most commonly prescribed antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as fluoxetine to treat depression. Read more