August 2015

Positive Emotions and Your Health
Developing a Brighter Outlook

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A growing body of research suggests that having a positive mental outlook might benefit your physical health. Read more about positive emotions and your health.

All About ALS
Understanding a Devastating Disorder

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ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a deadly condition that attacks the nerve cells responsible for controlling muscles, such those as in the arms, legs, and face. Scientists are working to gain new insights into ALS. Read more about ALS.

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