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Well: Ask Well: Preventing Cramps During Exercise
New York Times - Health : October 13, 2015, 2:45 am
A reader asks: Is there any way to prevent or treat muscle cramps, particularly in the hamstring, during exercise?
Well: Compulsive Texting Takes Toll on Teenagers
New York Times - Health : October 12, 2015, 11:32 am
Youngsters who check their phones constantly and snap if you interrupt them may have a texting problem, a new study found.
Makeover Coming for HealthCare.gov
New York Times - Health : October 12, 2015, 10:46 am
Tools being added to the federal health care website are intended to make it easier for people to find plans that include their doctors and to estimate costs.
Q&A: The Roots of BRCA1 Mutations for Ashkenazi Jews
New York Times - Health : October 12, 2015, 9:47 am
A reader wonders why a gene mutation associated with breast cancer is found in Ashkenazi Jewish women at a much higher rate than in other Jews.
Extreme Dieting of Anorexia May Be Entrenched Habit, Study Finds
New York Times - Health : October 12, 2015, 8:00 am
The findings may help explain the role habitual behavior plays in disorders where people persist in making self-destructive choices no matter the consequences.