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THE CLEAN CYCLE  Lack of sleep may contribute to Alzheimer’s disease by robbing the brain of the time it needs to wash away sticky proteins.

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FEELING LOW  A cross-generational study in England found that pregnant women today have more symptoms of depression and anxiety than women in their mothers’ generation.   

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DON’T LOOK DOWN In a new virtual reality therapy program, an animated coach guides participants through activities (like saving a cat from a tree) that help them overcome their fear of heights.

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