Source: Web exclusive, May 2011
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Hate doing the dishes after a long day at work? Here’s a reason to hold off on the housework: a new study from the Journal of Family Psychology found that cleaning when you get home from work prevents the body from lowering its levels of the stress hormone cortisol. | Time
In need of a fresh perspective? Why it pays creatively to periodically remove yourself from the familiarities of everyday life. | CNN
According to a recent study in the journal Archives of Internal Medicine, medical physicians are increasingly recommending patients try mind-body therapies such as yoga and meditation. | Huffington Post
Researchers from the Medical University of Vienna have found a lower rate of suicide in those regions of Austria with the greatest concentration of lithium in drinking water. As a naturally occurring element, research suggests that lithium in trace amounts could improve mood over time. | Mail Online
A brisk walk could cut the progression of recently diagnosed prostate cancer in half, according to U.S. researchers. | BBC News