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A new study has revealed that people who enjoy life maintain better physical function in daily activities and keep up faster walking speeds as they age, compared with people who enjoy life less.
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Slow walking speed, a trait common in diabetics and others with chronic kidney disease, is strongly associated with early death, according to a new study.
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Patients with suspected appendicitis whose pain gets worse when going over speed bumps are more likely to have acute appendicitis.
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Changes in walking speed in late life could indicate early stages of dementia known as mild cognitive impairment.
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Walking speed and hand grip strength may help doctors determine dementia or stroke risk.
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A group of psychologists at University of Texas at San Antonio has found that adolescents become smarter because they become mentally quicker.
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Sleep deprivation have adverse effects on performance, response time and attention or concentration.
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The test will be able to tell a person`s "biological age".