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CTE Discovered in More Than 99 Percent of Deceased NFL Players’ Brains in Study

According to findings published Tuesday, more than 99 percent of brains from deceased former NFL players that were examined for a study contained chronic traumatic encephalopathy. The study was published by medical journal JAMA (h/t's Daniella Emanuel), and it…

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Stressful Events Can Age The Brain By Up To 4 Years

Stressful Events Can Age the Brain by up to 4 Years

Poorer thinking skills, a decline in memory—this is your brain on stress, a new study finds. Stressful life events—like being fired from a job, getting divorced, or fighting in a war—can age the brain by up to four years, according to…

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Ingredients To Avoid In Your Personal Care Products (and their top concerns)

PHTHALATES: cancer, toxicity, endocrine disruption, allergies TRICLOSAN: persistence, bio accumulation, organ system toxicity, endocrine disruption, eye, skin, and lung irritant FORMALDEHYDE: cancer, toxicity, immunotoxicity, irritation and endocrine (hormone) disruption, mutagenic COAL TAR DERIVITIVES: cancer, toxicity, allergies, immunotoxicity, endocrine (hormone) disruption,…

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