Sleep deprivation affects nearly half of American adults, study finds

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Sleep, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide has helpful hints to achieve better sleep. CNN  —  Americans are failing In their endless quest…

Use of government food benefits may slow cognitive aging in eligible seniors, study finds

CNN  —  Nutrition benefits could be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline, according to a new study. The study, published Wednesday in the journal Neurology, found that eligible…

Long Covid: Paxlovid reduces risk of long Covid, Veterans Affairs study finds

CNN  —  Paxlovid, the antiviral pill that reduces the risk of hospitalization and death from Covid-19, also reduces the risk of long Covid, according to a new study by researchers…

Low-Nicotine Cigarettes Won’t Leave Smokers Agitated, Study Finds

By Steven Reinberg  HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Nov. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed limiting the amount of nicotine in cigarettes to minimally addictive…

Independent lab finds ‘troubling’ levels of cancer-causing chemical in more types of dry shampoo products, report alleges

CNN  —  High levels of benzene, a cancer-causing chemical, have been detected in more brands and batches of dry shampoo products, according to a new report from Valisure, an independent…

High blood pressure went up even more early in the pandemic, study finds

CNN  —  People in the US with high blood pressure saw their levels rise during the first eight months of the Covid-19 pandemic, a new study says. When someone has…

Metaverse Will Not Happen Overnight, Forrester Finds, Real World Still Offers More Attractions

Women experience VR virtual reality goggles during the The Dubai Metaverse Assembly at the Emirates … [+] Towers, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)…

1 in 10 Americans over 65 have dementia, study finds

CNN  —  One in 10 Americans over 65 had dementia, while 22% experienced mild cognitive impairment, the earliest stage of the slow slide into senility, according to a new study…

Heart failure: Black patients less likely to get devices and transplants they need, study finds

CNN  —  There’s growing evidence that Black heart failure patients are less likely to get advanced therapies than White patients. A study published Wednesday in the journal Circulation: Heart Failure…

Kevin Spacey civil trial: Jury finds Kevin Spacey not liable for battery

CNN  —  In a victory for Kevin Spacey, a New York jury on Thursday afternoon found him not liable for battery on allegations he picked up actor Anthony Rapp and…