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Active older adults less likely to experience functional limitations
Older adults who experienced any level of psychological distress were more than four times more likely to experience functional limitation than those who did not, researchers from Australia have found. ANI

4 out of 5 women on dialysis experienced sexual problems
Many female kidney failure patients on dialysis may experience sexual problems, warn researchers. ANI

Misperception of weight is 'key barrier to weight loss'
Misconception about one's weight is an important barrier to weight loss in obese people, a new study has revealed. ANI

Increased sensitivity to cheap, high-calorie food could be behind obesity
One of the main reasons for dramatic increase in obesity may be a heightened sensitivity to heavily endorsed and easily accessible high-calorie foods, researchers say. ANI

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