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Engineering Online and In-Person Social Networks for Physical Activity: A Randomized Trial.

Social networks can influence physical activity, but little is known about how best to engineer online and in-person social networks to increase activity.

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Caner Patients Face “Life or Debt” Choices

Cancer is a “life or debt” situation: 42% of new cancer patients exhausted their life savings in just 2 years (via TicToc).

How Exercise Might “Clean” the Alzheimer’s Brain

Hints at potential treatments for age-related dementia and memory loss

For the 50 million individuals worldwide ailing from Alzheimer’s disease, the announcements by pharmaceutical giants earlier this year that they will end research on therapeutics were devastating. The news is even more devastating considering projections that 100 million more people will be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease across the globe by 2050, all potentially without a medical means to better their quality of life.

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