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Gut feelings: How food affects your mood

This article was originally posted by Harvard Health Publishing

 

The human microbiome, or gut environment, is a community of different bacteria that has co-evolved with humans to be beneficial to both a person and the bacteria. Researchers agree that a person

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Lack of Personal Hygiene Can Signal Mom Needs Help

Does mom refuse to buy new clothes and insist on wearing stained, torn and well-worn clothing? Or, does she wear the same clothes for two, three or more days in a row? Changes in personal hygiene can be one of the warning signs that mom needs more help in her daily life.

Older family members may refuse to buy new clothing or wear the same clothes for several days for a variety of reasons. However, there are some solutions.

  1. Depression.