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Poor Posture When Using Computer Can Cause Neck Pain & Headaches, Explain Researchers

Poor posture in front of computer can lead to neck pain. (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Do you tend to suffer from headaches or neck and backaches from computer work? If so, checking your posture may help, researchers say. Sitting at a computer with jutting head forward to look more closely at the screen compresses the neck… Read More »

Middle Aged Stress Associated With Smaller Brain Size And Poor Memory

Research has found that middle-aged individuals in their forties and fifties with elevated cortisol levels, a hormone associated with stress, perform worse on cognitive and memory tasks compared to individuals of the same age who have average levels of cortisol. Elevated blood cortisol levels were also linked to smaller brain volumes. One factor that’s getting… Read More »