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'Family dinner' a thing of the past? Average person spends just 3 meals a week with loved ones

‘Family dinner’ a thing of the past? Average person spends just 3 meals a week with loved ones

NEW YORK — Between after-school sports and parents working long hours, is the family dinner becoming more obsolete? Three in five Americans believe every dinner should be a “family dinner” — and just as many wish they could eat more often with their family. In a poll of 2,000 U.S. adults, the average person says they only …

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Researchers have found that a simple blood test searching for two proteins can determine a person's likelihood of dying or suffering a severe disability as a result of a head injury (file photo)

Blood test taken within 24 hours of head injury can predict whether a person will die

Blood test taken within 24 hours of head injury can predict whether a person will die or suffer severe disability – and help doctor make life-saving treatment decisions A simple blood test using a sample gathered within 24 hours of a traumatic brain injury can determine a patient’s likelihood of survival, a new study finds …

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