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Science finds that being kind pays off

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Science finds that being kind pays off Science finds that being kind pays off Credit: CC0 Public Domain Acts of kindness may not be that random after all. Science says being kind pays off. Research shows that acts of kindness make us feel better and healthier. Kindness is also key …

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    Closer threats inspire a more primitive kind of fear

    Closer threats inspire a more primitive kind of fear

    Closer threats inspire a more primitive kind of fear Closer threats inspire a more primitive kind of fear Small shocks conditioned study subjects to fear one particular virtual scary guy in a dark alley while researchers watched their brain connectivity in an MRI. Credit: LaBar Lab, Duke University Your brain …

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      Heart valve invented in Minnesota allows new kind of heart treatment

      Heart valve invented in Minnesota allows new kind of heart treatment 1

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain Inaugurating a potential blockbuster medical device category, a wire-and-mesh medical device invented in Roseville, Minn., has become the first catheter-delivered implant to get European approval to replace the heart’s mitral valve without open-chest surgery. European approval of Abbott Laboratories’ Tendyne Transcather Mitral Valve is “a very …

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