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Pilots Risk Significant UV Exposure

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Digital Vision./Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Pilots should remember to pack their sunscreen, researchers said, after a study noted that flying at 30,000 feet exposes pilots to significant ultraviolet radiation. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Dermatology, found that pilots flying at 30,000 feet for 56 minutes receive the same amount of UV-A radiation as is received ... Read More »

Despite Risks, Older Adults More Likely to Use Benzodiaepines for Help Sleeping

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Thomas Northcut/Digital Vision/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Older adults are more likely to use benzodiazepines for help sleeping, a new study says, which could put them at risk of injury. According to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Psychiatry, older adults are more likely to use benzodiazepines than young adults. While 5.2 percent of Americans aged 18 ... Read More »

Paul McCartney to Visit “The Tonight Show” This Evening

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MPL/Mary McCartneyHot on the heels of his appearance Tuesday night on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, Paul McCartney will be a guest this evening on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Fans can expect to hear McCartney chat about his new single, “Hope for the Future,” which he wrote for the popular video game Destiny. Sir Paul will be a ... Read More »

Confirmed: Elton John Will Marry Partner David Furnish This Weekend

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JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty ImagesA rep for Elton John has confirmed to ABC News Radio that he and his longtime partner David Furnish will marry this weekend. The news that the two would take advantage of Britain’s legalization of same-sex marriage, which was enacted in March, was initially reported by a British tabloid. The wedding reportedly will be private. Elton and David ... Read More »

Randy Bachman’s Upcoming Studio Album Arriving in April; Features Neil Young, Peter Frampton

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Credit: Mike HoughRandy Bachman has revealed full details about his upcoming solo album, which is called Heavy Blues and will be released on April 15, 2015. The Canadian rocker, who’s a founding member of both The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive, will issue the new record under the name Bachman, a three-piece outfit that also features bassist Anna Ruddick and ... Read More »

Madonna Addresses Album Leak, Thanks Fans for Not Listening

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Image credit: Mert & MarcusA few weeks ago, Madonna and her manager were furious when a couple of songs from her upcoming album leaked online. Now the entire album has apparently found its way onto the Web, but some fans, aware of Madonna’s feelings on the subject, have taken to Twitter to say they won’t listen. The Queen of Pop ... Read More »