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"In an age of constant movement, nothing is so urgent as sitting still." -Pico Iyer Ryan Lash/TED hide caption

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How Can We Find More Time To Be Still?

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Bioethicist Peter Singer argues that, under certain circumstances, people should have the right to die at a time of their choosing. Samuel La Hoz/Intelligence Squared U.S. hide caption

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Debate: Should Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?

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A tangle of protein (green) in this scanning electron micrograph of a brain cell of an Alzheimer's patient lies within the cytoplasm (blue) of the cell. The tangle consists of clumps of a toxic form of tau. Thomas J. Deerinck/Corbis hide caption

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Toxic Tau Of Alzheimer's May Offer A Path To Treatment

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Brain Training May Help Calm The Storms Of Schizophrenia

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Meghan, 23, began experiencing hallucinations at 19. "Driving home, cars' headlights turned into eyes. The grills on the cars turned into mouths and none of them looked happy. It would scare the crap out of me," Meghan says. Marvi Lacar for NPR hide caption

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Halting Schizophrenia Before It Starts

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Can Changing How You Sound Help You Find Your Voice?

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Why Saying Is Believing — The Science Of Self-Talk

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Michigan Football Apologizes For Letting QB With A Concussion Play

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