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Meditation works as well as a popular drug to reduce anxiety, study finds

Meditation works as well as a popular drug to reduce anxiety, study finds

A new study on anxiety in JAMA Psychiatry shows a mindfulness program works as well as the popular anti-anxiety medication Lexapro. FatCamera/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption FatCamera/Getty Images If you’re suffering from anxiety, those negative thoughts and bad feelings can overwhelm you and interfere with your daily life. And while there are effective treatments, …

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New VA study finds Paxlovid may cut the risk of long COVID

New VA study finds Paxlovid may cut the risk of long COVID

Patients had a reduced risk of developing long COVID after taking Paxlovid, and the benefits were seen among those who were vaccinated and unvaccinated. Stephanie Nano/AP hide caption toggle caption Stephanie Nano/AP Patients had a reduced risk of developing long COVID after taking Paxlovid, and the benefits were seen among those who were vaccinated and …

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Statins vs.  supplements: New study finds one is 'vastly superior' to cut cholesterol

Statins vs. supplements: New study finds one is ‘vastly superior’ to cut cholesterol

Millions of Americans are prescribed statins to reduce the risk of heart disease, but many prefer to take supplements like fish oil, garlic and flaxseed. Peter Dazeley/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Peter Dazeley/Getty Images Millions of Americans are prescribed statins to reduce the risk of heart disease, but many prefer to take supplements like …

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