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Straine-On-Success — What Your Gait Can Tell Doctors

Published on September 8, 2017

The 20-foot walkway the 73-year-old is on is embedded with pressure sensors that track every step he takes: his velocity, his cadence, how long his foot remains in the air. The measures pop up on a computer ...Read More »

Straine-On-Success — High-Tech Help For The Freelance Physician

Published on April 7, 2017

From Amazon to eBay and Uber to Airbnb, digital technology has revolutionized everyday life. But when you get sick, you might as well take a time machine back a few decades. You phone your doctor’s ...Read More »

Straine-On-Success — Why Men Have Such a Hard Time With Aging

Published on March 20, 2017

Researchers are focusing on a factor that makes aging harder for men: having to let go of their sense of masculinity. That sense includes things like the need to be strong and stoic, or that it’s weak ...Read More »

Straine-On-Success — Want to Avoid Munching on Unhealthy Foods? Serve Yourself

Published on January 13, 2017

New research shows the simple act of having to serve yourself can curb unhealthy indulgence. People who choose their own piece of cake—or, even better, cut it themselves—eat less of it. They’re also ...Read More »

Straine-On-Success — Aboard the USS Arizona December 7, 1941

Published on December 7, 2016

The battleship burns and sinks after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Seventy-five years ago today, the sun rose on Oahu a few minutes before 6:30. Later accounts vary in many details, but all agree ...Read More »

Straine-On-Success — APA Survey Reveals 2016 Presidential Election Source of Significant Stress

Published on November 8, 2016

Facing one of the most adversarial contests in recent history and daily coverage of the presidential election that dominates every form of mass media, 52 percent of American adults report that the 2016 ...Read More »