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Having a Purpose In Life May Lessen The Risk Of Early Death : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Having a purpose in life, whether building guitars or swimming or volunteer work, affects your health, researchers found. It even appeared to be more important for decreasing risk of death than exercising regularly. Dean Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Dean Mitchell/Getty Images Having a purpose in life may decrease your risk… Read More »

Medical News Today: Second-degree burn: Everything you need to know

Second-degree burns, or partial thickness burns, are more severe than first-degree burns. They affect the outer layer of skin, called the epidermis, and part of the second layer of skin, called the dermis. Second-degree burns can be very painful and often take several weeks to heal. Burns that affect large areas of skin can cause… Read More »