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 2018-09-21 11:33 

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Why Quinoa Is Healthy: 5 Benefits That Make It A Superfood...

Quinoa, the nutritious grain often found in lists of superfoods, is well worth the hype. Along with packing several nutrients, the plant food can also be included in many restrictive diets....

 2018-09-21 10:18 

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World Alzheimer's Day: Why US Dementia Rates Will Likely Double By 2060...

The new CDC study is said to be the first one to forecast Alzheimer's and related dementias by race and ethnicity with Hispanic Americans expected to see the largest projected increase....

 2018-09-21 07:51 

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Poor Contact Lens Hygiene Leading To Rare Eye Infection Cases Increasing...

Acanthamoeba keratitis, a rare eye infection which could lead to permanent blindness, has seen a slight increase in cases over recent years, according to researchers in England....

 2018-09-21 05:35 

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Eating Even When Feeling Full Happens When Brain's Stop Signal Is Overpowered...

In a study with mice, researchers observed how the...

 2018-09-20 11:31 

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Apple Cider Vinegar: 5 Side Effects When You Drink Too Much...

While many claim apple cider vinegar could induce weight loss and ward off illnesses, they are largely based on anecdotal evidence. But what are the risks of excessive consumption?...

 2018-09-20 10:19 

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Is IVF Safe? Possible Health Risks Of Assisted Reproductive Technology...

The long-term health risks of using assisted reproductive technology, usually in-vitro fertilization (IVF), are believed to be minimal though research is still on-going....

 2018-09-20 07:48 

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Baldness Cure? Hair Growth Could Be Triggered By Synthetic Sandalwood, Study Shows...

Researchers exposed human scalp to synthetic sandalwood and found receptors in the hair follicles were stimulated. The finding suggested a potential treatment for tackling hair loss....

 2018-09-20 05:41 

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How Do Energy Drinks Affect Your Health?...

Energy drinks can provide short-term benefits like increased alertness and improved physical performance — but at what cost? Here are the long-term health effects you should know about....

 2018-09-19 11:39 

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Yogurt Isn't Necessarily Good, High Levels Of Sugar Found In Numerous Samples...

Researchers from the United Kingdom found high levels of sugar in a survey of over 900 yogurt products, including the organic kinds and the varieties primarily aimed at children....

 2018-09-19 10:20 

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Laziness Can Be Blamed On Brain's Inherent Tendencies, Study Shows...

Are human beings hard-wired to be lazy? Your brain has to use additional resources to fight off its innate attraction to sedentary behavior, a new study from Canada revealed....

 2018-09-19 08:12 

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Harms Of Eating Junk Food Include Risk Of Cancer...

In a study of nearly half a million adults in Europe, researchers found a higher risk of colorectal, respiratory tract, and stomach cancers among those who consumed the most junk food....

 2018-09-19 05:26 

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Can Pet Dogs Transmit Diseases To Humans? 4 Infections You Could Catch...

Though rare, there are a number of infections people can pick from dogs. Whether you're a pet owner or somebody who happens to be around dogs a lot, here's what you should know....

 2018-09-18 11:38 

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Fewer Than 7 Hours Sleep Could Raise Car Crash Risk...

Drivers who get under 7 hours of sleep have a higher chance of being involved in and responsible for car crashes, a study found. Those who get under 4 hours of sleep have the highest risk....

 2018-09-18 10:26 

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Male Babies Born To Women With Trauma More Likely To Be Smaller...

Women exposed to trauma were more likely to give birth to significantly smaller male infants, according to new findings, which also found they secreted higher levels of cortisol during late pregnancy....

 2018-09-18 08:41 

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Holding In A Fart? This Is What Happens When You Suppress Flatulence...

When in public, it is expected that most people will try to hold in a fart. But do you know what exactly happens to the unpassed gas? The answer might surprise you....

 2018-09-18 05:25 

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What Is Your Personality? Scientists Identify 4 Major Types...

By analyzing how 1.5 million people around the world scored on basic personality traits, researchers identified four main types: average, reserved, role models, and self-centered....

 2018-09-17 11:31 

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Witnessing Violence Damages Teens' Mental Health, Just Like Being Bullied...

The long-term effects of witnessing violence at the age of 13 might be similar to being victimized by violence directly, say researchers who studied the association in nearly 4,000 students....

 2018-09-17 10:24 

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4 Common Habits That May Be Damaging Your Skin...

Damaged and irritated skin is not always the result of skipping on sunscreen or eating too much junk food. Here are four sneaky habits that may be causing those acne breakouts....

 2018-09-17 08:43 

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Children Could Be Overweight From Frequent Exposure To Household Cleaning Products...

Infants from households that frequently used disinfectants and other cleaning products were more likely to become overweight later, possibly due to alterations in their gut bacteria....

 2018-09-17 05:41 

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Daily Aspirin Could Harm Healthy Older Adults, Offers No Benefit...

Daily low-dose aspirin may provide no overall benefit to people who are aged over 70 and do not have heart disease, according to a study which also found an unexpected cancer link....

 2018-09-14 22:00 

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People With Asthma At Higher Risk Of Becoming Obese, Study Suggests...

While it is known that obesity could trigger asthma, a new study presented at the European Respiratory Society asks whether asthma patients are also at elevated risk of becoming obese....

 2018-09-14 11:34 

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Need Some Energy? Try These 5 Healthy Snacks...

Eyelids getting a bit heavier than usual during the afternoon at work? Try one of these healthy snacks for that perfect energy boost to help you get through the rest of the day....

 2018-09-14 10:35 

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1 In 3 College Freshmen Face Mental Health Struggles...

Analysis of data on thousands of students from eight countries revealed over one-third reported symptoms consistent with mental health disorders like depression, anxiety, etc....

 2018-09-14 05:18 

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Women's Reproductive Hormones Could Be Harmed By Beauty Products With Mixed Chemicals...

Women are generally more exposed to the chemicals found in personal care products. New findings reveal how mixtures of the chemicals can affect hormones across the menstrual cycle....

 2018-09-12 11:34 

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Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Could Cause Antisocial Behavior In Male Children...

In a study with adult rats, males who were exposed to the drug while in the uterus were found to exhibit antisocial behavior later. No such effect was observed in the female mice....

 2018-09-12 10:19 

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Response To Danger: How The Brain Decides Whether To Flee Or Freeze...

In a new study featuring fruit flies, researchers found that their behavioral state (i.e. walking speed) may play a role in whether they freeze or flee when responding to danger....

 2018-09-12 07:44 

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Trans Boys, Nonbinary Youth At Highest Risk For Suicide Attempts...

Looking at national data on transgender youth, researchers found trans male teens reported the highest risk for suicidal behaviors followed by adolescents who identified as nonbinary....

 2018-09-12 05:25 

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Health Benefits Of Coffee: 4 Protective Effects Of Drinking Joe...

It's not just good for keeping you alert! Drinking coffee has been linked to surprising beneficial properties in several studies, offering protection against short-term pain and chronic diseases....

 2018-09-11 11:13 

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Binge Drinking Affects Male And Female Brains Differently...

As a response to repeated binge drinking, different genes were affected in the brains of male and female mice. The new study specifically looked at the brain region linked to addiction....

 2018-09-11 10:33 

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4 Tips To Lower Your Cholesterol With Diet...

From the types of food you include in your diet to the way you cook them in the kitchen, here are a few tips you can follow to help lower your levels of LDL i.e. bad cholesterol....

 2018-09-11 08:05 

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Nervous About First Impressions? You May Underestimate How Much People Like You...

Wondering how people perceive us is a big part of our social lives. With regards to first impressions, researchers believe we often tend to underestimate how much we are liked by others....

 2018-09-11 05:02 

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Teenagers With Back Pain More Prone To Substance Use, Mental Health Problems...

In a large analysis of data, back pain in teenagers showed a strong association with risky behaviors, absence from school, and mental health problems like depression and anxiety....

 2018-09-10 18:00 

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Optimism Could Improve Overall Heart Health, Study Finds...

Maintaining positive thoughts could be a strong intervention, according to a new review which linked an optimistic mindset with better diet, regular exercise, and lower stress....

 2018-09-10 11:29 

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4 Health Benefits Of Kiwi...

Did you know Kiwis are a great post-workout snack? Here are four ways in which the fibrous, low-calorie fruit can give you a health boost while satisfying your taste buds....

 2018-09-10 08:37 

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Why Are Your Eyelashes Falling Out?...

Are your eyelashes noticeably thinning or falling out in larger-than-usual clumps? It may be a sign of bad habits or even an early symptom of an underlying medical condition....

 2018-09-10 05:24 

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Feeling Very Sleepy During Daytime Linked To Alzheimer's Risk...

Adults who reported feeling very sleepy during the daytime were three times more likely to have brain deposits of beta-amyloid, a protein linked to Alzheimer's disease....

 2018-09-07 11:58 

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How Minorities Helped Improve California's Health Profile...

Cultural differences in how minority groups compensate for their lack of access to health services was highlighted in a new study led by the University of California, Los Angeles....

 2018-09-07 10:24 

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Unhealthy Body Fat Linked To Father's Genes, Study Finds...

In a new study from Europe, researchers were able to identify a new gene in brown fat cells which could help in the development of anti-obesity treatments in the future....

 2018-09-07 08:06 

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Can Selfies Save Lives? 4 Health Problems They Could Help Identify...

Not all of us are about that front-facing camera life. But selfies deserve some credit for all the times they have been helpful in diagnosing serious health problems....

 2018-09-07 05:59 

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Are Probiotics Always Healthy? Depends On Your Gut, Study Says...

Standard probiotics may not always deliver a health boost, new research found. In fact, they could even delay recovery in some people who have received antibiotic treatment....

 2018-09-06 11:37 

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Rape Reporting Hampered By Traditional Beliefs About Masculinity...

Having traditional beliefs and assumptions about masculinity could affect both victims and witnesses of rape, putting them on the fence about reporting incidents of sexual assault....

 2018-09-06 10:23 

Medical Daily

Vitamin B12 Deficiency? Include These 5 Foods In Your Diet...

Vitamin B12, which is important for brain function and the synthesis of red blood cells, can be taken in the form of shots or supplements. But it can also be found in these dietary sources....

 2018-09-06 08:11 

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Why People Believe False Information Despite Contrary Evidence...

How much confidence we have in our beliefs may be influenced more by feedback rather than hard evidence. This can impair our ability to see the truth as we may ignore our own observations....

 2018-09-06 05:31 

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Airports Security Process Exposes You To More Viruses Than Toilet Surfaces: Study...

British and Finnish researchers examined various airport surfaces for viruses. And the big takeaway? You definitely need to start washing your hands before and after security screening....

 2018-09-05 18:00 

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Walking Could Lower Heart Failure Risk, Especially For Women...

Researchers at the University of Buffalo have found that walking more could significantly lower the risk of heart failure in older women, presenting the first study to show this association....

 2018-09-05 11:29 

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Fish Oil During Pregnancy Could Strengthen Child's Bones, Muscles...

Fish oil supplementation during pregnancy was not linked to an increased risk of obesity during early childhood. Rather, it could actually lead to an increase in lean mass and bone mass....

 2018-09-05 08:49 

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Brain Functioning Varies With Seasons, Better In Summer, Fall...

Regardless of whether or not they had dementia, older adults were found to have better cognition skills during the late summer and early fall in a new study by Canadian researchers....

 2018-09-05 05:47 

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How To Spot Concussions In Children? Treatment Guidelines Issued By CDC...

Children are at high risk of suffering mild traumatic brain injuries, especially when involved in sports. The new CDC guidelines seek to improve detection and treatment of these injuries....

 2018-09-04 11:29 

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5 Health Benefits Of Eating Apples...

It does keep the doctor away right? There's not one but many good reasons to justify the popularity of apples. Here are some of the health benefits you can enjoy by indulging in the fruit....

 2018-09-04 10:53 

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Using Tinder Despite Being Committed Linked To Dark Personality Traits...

In a new study, people who used Tinder despite being in a relationship were found to score higher on dark personality traits like neuroticism and psychopathy compared to non-users....

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