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Adult ADHD Can't Be Diagnosed With A Simple Screening Test, Doctors Warn

Despite support from the World Health Organization for the latest adult ADHD screening survey, some researchers worry that it will lead to over-prescribing of powerful amphetamines.

Adult ADHD Can't Be Diagnosed With A Simple Screening Test, Doctors Warn

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Animals

How An Interview With A Shark Researcher Wound Up Starring A Shark

Why have dozens of great sharks turned up around southern California beaches recently? Finding out the answer led to a close-up view of a baby great white shark — and the researcher who caught her.

How An Interview With A Shark Researcher Wound Up Starring A Shark

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Scattered plans among Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas to host women-only screenings of the upcoming "Wonder Woman" movie have produced both support and some grumbling about gender discrimination. The movie opens June 2, starring Gal Gadot as the DC Comics character. Clay Enos/Warner Bros. Entertainment/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Some Men Are Not Happy About A Women-Only Screening Of 'Wonder Woman'

Men posted lots of angry messages on Alamo Drafthouse's social media pages. The Drafthouse responded by scheduling additional women-only screenings.

British Prime Minister Theresa May, U.S. President Donald Trump and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg listen to Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel as he speaks during a working dinner meeting at the NATO headquarters during a NATO summit of heads of state and government in Brussels on May 25, 2017. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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Politics

5 Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As President

President Trump returned to the U.S. late Saturday. Here's a look at key moments and key issues during his weeklong trip overseas to the Middle East and Europe.

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Parallels - World News

South Korean Youth Struggle To Find Jobs After Years Of Studying For Tests

For many Korean youth, the possibility of a job-for-life with a big conglomerate is the only option. As the economy slows, there aren't enough jobs for all the college graduates.

South Korean Youth Struggle To Find Jobs After Years Of Studying For Tests

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The good old reflex hammer (like this Taylor model) might seem like an outdated medical device, but its role in diagnosing disease is still as important as ever. Meredith Rizzo/NPR hide caption

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Shots - Health News

In The Age Of Digital Medicine, The Humble Reflex Hammer Hangs On

Nearly 130 years since its inception, a modest knob of rubber with a metal handle is still invaluable in diagnosing disease and avoiding expensive testing. But its history is anything but simple.

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Music News

The Ramblin' Blues Of Gregg Allman

One of the most recognizable voices of his generation, Allman was one of the namesakes of a band that pioneered Southern rock — yet his music was always haunted by a sense of mortality and loss.

The Ramblin' Blues Of Gregg Allman

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Politics

Finding The Middle In The Incivility War

An assault of a reporter by Montana's Republican congressman-elect appears to have hurled the public into a new realm of political incivility, raising the question: Have we crossed an invisible line?

Finding The Middle In The Incivility War

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Music Interviews

Why The 'Sgt. Pepper's' Cover Art Matters As Much As The Music

As the album turns 50, critic Colin Fleming argues that the cultural impact of Peter Blake's iconic record sleeve equaled that of the music.

Why The 'Sgt. Pepper's' Cover Art Matters As Much As The Music

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Sometime between grade school and grad school, the brain's information highways get remapped in a way that dramatically boosts self-control. Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images hide caption

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As Brains Mature, More Robust Information Networks Boost Self-Control

Sometime between grade school and grad school, the brain's information highways get remapped in a way that dramatically reins in impulsive behavior.

As Brains Mature, More Robust Information Networks Boost Self-Control

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From left to right: Aria Mason (Rosalia), Ebonee Davis (Piquita) and Kenya Lawrence Jackson (La Flamenca) star in OperaCréole's production of La Flamenca. Cedric A. Ellsworth/Courtesy of OperaCréole hide caption

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Deceptive Cadence

A New Orleans Company Shines A Light On Opera's Diverse History

Givonna Joseph, founder of OperaCréole, explains why it's so important to perform the works of composers of color, which she says were historically "hidden on purpose."

A New Orleans Company Shines A Light On Opera's Diverse History

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Sports

Total Failure: How George Foreman's Losses Showed Him The Light

In the second part of our series, we talk to the boxer about his 1974 loss to Muhammad Ali and how it changed him forever.

Total Failure: How George Foreman's Losses Showed Him The Light

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