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Older adults who drink tea are less likely to be depressed

Previous research has suggested that there is a link between depression and tea drinking. Now, a new study is investigating this relationship further. Depression is common among older adults, with 7% of those over the age of 60 years reporting “major depressive disorder.” Accordingly, research is underway to identify possible causes, which include genetic predisposition,… Read More »

FDA permits Swedish Match to advertise snus smokeless tobacco as less harmful than cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration, for the first time ever, will allow a tobacco company to advertise products as less harmful than smoking cigarettes. The agency on Tuesday authorized Swedish Match to say eight of its General snus smokeless tobacco products “puts you at a lower risk of mouth cancer, heart disease, lung cancer, stroke,… Read More »