According to new guidelines from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, aspirin is no longer recommended as a method to help prevent heart disease and strokes among seniors.
Across rural America, the arts have risen to take on an important role in the economy, helping some of the most impoverished and low-income regions of the nation, and infusing them with economic growth.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — John Little can hardly go a week without a reminder that he and other Native Americans often are viewed as relics of the past: the Indian maiden on the butter container at the grocery store, the kids’ teepees sold at popular retailers and the sports fans with their faces painted doing tomahawk chops at games.
NEW YORK (AP) — The girls, a dozen of them 15 to 18 years old, file into a conference room in a downtown Brooklyn office building, taking seats in chairs carefully arranged in a circle. On the floor in front of them is a makeshift altar of comforting objects: A string of Christmas lights, plastic toys and dolls, oils and crystals, a glitter-filled wand.
NEW YORK (AP) — In some ways, the college-admissions bribery scheme newly revealed by federal prosecutors seemed almost inevitable. Ethics experts say Americans these days are barraged with accounts of corruption, greed and amoral behavior to the point that many likely wonder, “Why should I play by the rules?”
According to a new study published in the journal Abnormal Psychology, the number of teens that have been reporting depression over the last decade has increased by 52 percent, and by 63 percent among young adults.