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    • Do You Die of Parkinson’s Disease?

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 2 mins
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    It is often said that people die “with” Parkinson’s rather than “of” the disease.

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    • PD Over Simplified

    • By P. Williams on 09-26-18

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    • Hope for Reversing Type 2 Diabetes

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "Hope for Reversing Type 2 Diabetes" is from the April 18, 2016 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Cancer Doctors Cite Risks of Drinking Alcohol

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The American Society of Clinical Oncology, which represents many of the nation’s top cancer doctors, is calling attention to the ties between alcohol and cancer.

    "Cancer Doctors Cite Risks of Drinking Alcohol" is from the November 20, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Is Hot Yoga Good for You?

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Is Hot Yoga Good for You?" is from the December 19, 2016 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Putting Breast Cancer on a Diet

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Corey M. Snow
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Putting Breast Cancer on a Diet" is from the June 27, 2016, Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Corey M. Snow.

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    • Can I Test the Health of My Gut Microbiota?

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
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    There are several outfits willing to profile your microbiome, the trillions of microbes that live in your gut, if you send in a fecal sample and pay a fee. But while you may be contributing to science, you won’t learn much about your health from the test because the field is still in its infancy, said Dr. Rashmi Sinha, a senior investigator at the National Cancer Institute. “It’s not ready for prime time,” she said.

    "Can I Test the Health of My Gut Microbiota?" is from the July 10, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Colon Cancer Risk for the Young

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Sarah DeBord was 24 when she first noticed blood in her stool. She saw a gastroenterologist who did a procedure called a flexible sigmoidoscopy to examine her lower colon and rectum, then gave her a diagnosis of hemorrhoids.

    "Colon Cancer Risk for the Young" is from the March 20, 2017 Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Colon and Rectal Cancers Rising in Young People

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
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    Cancers of the colon and rectum have been declining in older adults in recent decades and have always been considered rare in young people. But scientists are reporting a sharp rise in colorectal cancers in adults as young as their 20s and 30s, an ominous trend.

    "Colon and Rectal Cancers Rising in Young People" is from the February 28, 2017 Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • How Nutritious Are Plant-Based Milks?

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "How Nutritious Are Plant-Based Milks?" is from the November 14, 2016 Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Mixed Results for Testosterone

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Television ads for “low T” have sparked a rise in the use of testosterone gels, patches and injections by older men in recent years, according to a new report. But anyone hoping that a dose of testosterone will provide an easy antidote for sagging muscles, flagging energy and a retiring sex drive may find the results of recent government studies of the sex hormone sobering.

    "Mixed Results for Testosterone" is from the March 27, 2017 Science section of The New York Times.

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    • A Gut Makeover for the New Year

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 6 mins
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    If you’re making resolutions for a healthier new year, consider a gut makeover. Refashioning the community of bacteria and other microbes living in your intestinal tract, collectively known as the gut microbiome, could be a good long-term investment in your health.

    "A Gut Makeover for the New Year" is from the December 29, 2016 Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • I Love Your Smile, and Your Pug

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Something happens whenever Aaron Morrill takes his large and fluffy mutt, Donut, for her daily walk, and it’s something that always catches him a bit by surprise.

    "I Love Your Smile, and Your Pug" is from the February 26, 2018 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Vinegar and Weight Loss

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "Vinegar and Weight Loss" is from the March 28, 2016 Travel section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Is Alcohol Good for You? An Industry-Backed Study Seeks Answers

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 11 mins
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    National Institutes of Health is starting a $100 million clinical trial to test for the first time whether a drink a day really does prevent heart attacks. And guess who is picking up most of the tab?

    "Is Alcohol Good for You? An Industry-Backed Study Seeks Answers" is from the July 03, 2017 Food section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • The Nutritional Advantages of Baby Carrots

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
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    Are baby carrots as healthful as other carrots?

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    • After Mastectomies, an Unexpected Blow: Numb New Breasts

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
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    Doctors often promise patients that their reconstructed breasts will look even better than the breasts they had before. But they often describe the potential consequences of the surgery in ambiguous terms. Women say the fact that sensation and sexual arousal will not be restored is not made clear.

    "After Mastectomies, an Unexpected Blow: Numb New Breasts" is from the January 29, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Put a Ring on It? Millennial Couples Are in No Hurry

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 8 mins
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    The millennial generation’s breezy approach to sexual intimacy helped give rise to apps like Tinder and made phrases like “hooking up” and “friends with benefits” part of the lexicon.

    "Put a Ring on It? Millennial Couples Are in No Hurry" is from the May 28, 2018 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • The Chemicals in Your Mac and Cheese

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
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    Potentially harmful chemicals that were banned from children’s teething rings and rubber duck toys a decade ago may still be present in high concentrations in your child’s favorite meal: macaroni and cheese mixes made with powdered cheese.

    "The Chemicals in Your Mac and Cheese" is from the July 12, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • EPA Places the Head of Its Office of Children’s Health on Leave

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin, Coral Davenport
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday placed the head of its Office of Children’s Health Protection on administrative leave, in an unusual move that several observers said appeared to reflect an effort to minimize the role of the office.

    "EPA Places the Head of Its Office of Children’s Health on Leave" is from the September 26, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Coral Davenport and Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Ask Well: Red Cabbage vs. Blueberries?

    • By: Roni Caryn Rabin
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 2 mins
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    How does red cabbage compare to blueberries, nutritionally speaking?

    "Ask Well: Red Cabbage vs. Blueberries?" is from the March 27, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Roni Caryn Rabin and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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