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 2018-06-19 11:45 

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Walking Or Running, What Is Healthier For You?...

Running and walking are both activities that can positively impact your health. But numerous factors must be considered to avoid potential risks....

 2018-06-19 10:07 

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Left-Handed People's Mental Health Troubles May Require Different Treatments...

Where our brain processes different types of emotions may depend on whether we are left-handed, right-handed or somewhere in between....

 2018-06-19 07:56 

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Losing Weight Can Relieve Pain In Your Joints...

Knee osteoarthritis, a common problem among overweight people, can be vastly improved by losing 10 percent or more of one's body weight, a new study states....

 2018-06-19 06:07 

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Is Playing Video Games Too Much A Mental Health Condition?...

The new classification of...

 2018-06-18 22:30 

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Don't Get A Tattoo If Your Immune System Is In Bad Shape...

In a report, doctors explain how a woman developed chronic pain after getting a tattoo, potentially caused by her immunosuppressive therapy....

 2018-06-18 15:00 

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Are Alternative Medicines, Supplements Safe? Use Among Teens, Children On The Rise...

University of Illinois researchers found alternative medicines like herbal products and nutraceuticals have doubled in use among children since 2003....

 2018-06-18 08:45 

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Ads Can Worsen Your Cravings For Bad Things, Study Finds...

Advertisements can induce unhealthy cravings among people with holistic thinking patterns more than those with analytical thinking patterns....

 2018-06-18 06:00 

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Man Claims Roundup Weedkiller Gave Him Cancer, Takes Monsanto To Court...

Forty-six-year-old Dewayne Johnson will become the first of hundreds of patients to take Monsanto to court, alleging that their product gave him cancer....

 2018-06-15 10:53 

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Childhood Stress Can Cause Faster Brain Maturity During Adolescence...

Meanwhile, stress experienced later in life was associated with slower maturation of the adolescent brain, according to the longitudinal study....

 2018-06-15 09:41 

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Carbs And Fats, The Brain Is Wired To Love The Combination...

Yale researchers found that the brain lights up in response to foods containing both fats and carbohydrates, which can cause people to overeat....

 2018-06-15 07:56 

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Technology, Bad Food And Nutrition Causing Drop In IQ, Don't Blame Genetics...

A study from Norway found that IQ scores may have been declining since the mid-1970s. And the reason may involve a lot more than genetics....

 2018-06-15 04:57 

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Mediterranean Diet Benefits For Heart Overblown In Flawed Study Retracted By Authors...

A major 2013 study on the heart health benefits of Mediterranean diets was recently retracted due to...

 2018-06-14 10:54 

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E-Cigarette Flavors Can Damage Blood Vessels, Even Without Tobacco...

While examining e-cigarette flavors, researchers observed short-term toxicity when cells lining blood vessels were exposed to the flavoring additives....

 2018-06-14 09:10 

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Binge Drinking As Teens Can Cause Weak Bones Forever In Women...

By regularly binge drinking during teen years, women may experience a...

 2018-06-14 07:02 

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Does Being Religious Make You Live Longer?...

Two nationwide studies of obituaries revealed how religious affiliation was linked to a 4-year longevity boost compared to not having religious ties....

 2018-06-14 04:55 

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Female Genital Mutilation Affects Both The Body And The Mind...

Female genital mutilation or FGM changes how the body reacts to stress and increases the risk of developing mental illness, according to a new study....

 2018-06-13 11:24 

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Oral Sex Can Cause Wounds In The Mouth...

A man was found to have a wound on the roof of his mouth after performing too much oral sex, as revealed in a report by dentists from Mexico....

 2018-06-13 09:23 

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How Much Should You Sleep? Too Much, Too Little Both Affect Metabolism...

In a large study comprising Korean men and women, researchers noted an association between excessive or insufficient sleeping and metabolic syndrome....

 2018-06-13 07:25 

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More Parents Are Not Vaccinating Their Children, Increasing Risk Of Disease Outbreaks...

Childhood vaccination exemptions are rising as parents cite...

 2018-06-13 05:23 

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1 In 3 Americans Take Medication With Depression As Potential Side Effect...

Nearly a third of U.S. adults may unknowingly use medications listing depression as a potential side effect. Polypharmacy was also tied to an increased risk....

 2018-06-12 15:00 

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Psychedelic Drugs Can Build New Neural Connections, Could Help Treat Depression...

Psychedelics (specifically DOI, DMT, and LSD) were shown to promote neural plasticity in the brains of rats and display effects similar to ketamine....

 2018-06-12 11:31 

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Bacteria Grows On Kitchen Towels, But Health Risks May Be Overblown...

Researchers from Mauritius examined 100 kitchen towels after a month of usage to determine both the type and amount of bacterial growth....

 2018-06-12 09:37 

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Free Food At The Workplace Could Promote Unhealthy Eating Habits, Study Finds...

A new CDC study revealed how American employees were consuming high levels of empty calories at work due to unhealthy free food options....

 2018-06-12 05:01 

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Got Eye Wrinkles? They Make Your Expressions Look More Sincere...

The Duchenne marker, which forms wrinkles around the eyes and raises the cheeks, can add sincerity to both positive and negative facial expressions....

 2018-06-11 11:41 

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4 Benefits Of A Healthful Vegetarian Diet...

New research presented at Nutrition 2018 linked the consumption of plant-based foods with the lower risk of chronic diseases, weight gain, and death....

 2018-06-11 09:51 

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Pre-Cut Melons Linked To Salmonella Outbreak, Dozens Report Sick...

Pre-cut melons have been recalled by Caito Foods. While no deaths have occurred, the CDC reported that 31 infected people have been hospitalized....

 2018-06-11 09:00 

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Erectile Dysfunction Linked To Higher Chances Of Heart Problems In Men...

Men who suffer from erectile dysfunction would benefit from seeking comprehensive cardiovascular risk evaluation, said researchers of the new study....

 2018-06-11 05:06 

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US Infants Eating More Added Sugar Than Adult Limits Before 2nd Birthday...

Added sugar consumption begins early in life with 60 percent of children starting the habit even before their first birthday....

 2018-06-08 11:23 

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Playing Hard To Get? Study Suggests It Makes You Less Desirable...

Uncertainty in a date could potentially decrease one's sexual appeal in the eyes of a potential partner, according to a series of studies by psychologists....

 2018-06-08 09:56 

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Unusual Sperm Structure Could Cause Infertility, Miscarriages...

A previously overlooked structure was identified by researchers who also believe it may have a role in early pregnancy loss and birth defects....

 2018-06-08 09:17 

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Sharing Bad News Makes It More Inaccurate, Increasingly Negative, Resistant To Correction...

In a social media experiment, news stories about potential threats became riddled with pessimism and inaccuracies when passed from one person to another....

 2018-06-08 05:21 

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Suicide Rates Rise In US Not Just A Mental Health Issue: CDC...

Results showed that nearly 45,000 people in the United States died by suicide in 2016. CDC experts called for a comprehensive approach to suicide prevention....

 2018-06-07 11:11 

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Doctors In White Coats, Formal Clothes Most Preferred By Patients...

A survey of more than 4,000 people revealed most patients prefer physicians in formal attire and a white coat, or at least scrubs and a white coat....

 2018-06-07 09:06 

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Bad Social Media Experiences Increase Depression Odds...

Negative social media experiences may have more of an impact than positive ones as new research links the former to higher odds of depressive symptoms....

 2018-06-07 07:35 

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Studying More May Increase Risk Of Needing Prescription Glasses...

By studying genetic variants, researchers from the United Kingdom found...

 2018-06-07 05:05 

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Moderate Alcohol Drinkers Have Better Work Attendance, Compared To Teetotalers, Survey Finds...

After surveying more than 47,000 people from Europe, researchers found teetotalers were more likely to miss work than moderate drinkers. But why was this so?...

 2018-06-06 23:00 

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Which Type Of Coffee Drinker Are You? 3 Different Responses To Caffeine...

Why are some people unable to sleep after just one cup of coffee while others can even after multiple cups? Here's how genetic differences play a role....

 2018-06-06 11:21 

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How To Prevent Dementia? 4 Activities To Reduce Risk...

A new study from Hong Kong highlighted reading as one of the intellectual activities linked to a significantly reduced risk of developing dementia....

 2018-06-06 07:01 

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Is Popcorn Healthy As A Snack? Depends On How You Prepare It...

What is the best choice from air-popped, microwavable, and movie theater popcorn? Here is everything to know about the health effects of popcorn....

 2018-06-06 04:33 

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What Is Triclosan? Common Toothpaste Ingredient Could Destroy Gut Health...

Triclosan ingestion caused changes to the gut flora of mice which could potentially increase the risk for colonic inflammation and colon cancer....

 2018-06-05 11:00 

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Depression During Pregnancy Can Impact Child's Behavior, Sleep Quality...

The longitudinal study, including over 800 kindergarten kids, linked increased happiness during pregnancy to decreased child sleep disturbances....

 2018-06-05 09:40 

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Wireless Implants To Deliver Drugs, Monitor Health Developed...

Researchers from MIT developed a technology to remotely trigger implantable devices and deliver drugs or monitor health conditions in a human body....

 2018-06-05 08:00 

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Spiritual Experiences May Help With Mental Health Disorders...

Researchers identified the part of the brain involved in spiritual experiences, a finding which can help experts understand their roles in resilience and recovery....

 2018-06-05 05:28 

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Sex With Robots May Not Be Healthy, No Evidence For Speculated Benefits...

After searching databases for papers on sex robots, a report found no evidence of benefits such as diminished loneliness or the curbing of sex crimes....

 2018-06-04 10:42 

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What Is Rhabdomyolysis? Teen Diagnosed With Muscle Tissue Breakdown After Intense Workout...

Rhabdomyolysis is a condition which releases harmful proteins into the bloodstream, potentially causing kidney damage and low calcium levels....

 2018-06-04 08:46 

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Dangers Of Sleeping With Makeup On Include Potential Blindness...

A case study details how decades of sleeping with mascara on resulted in fragments of the product being deposited and embedded underneath the eyelids....

 2018-06-04 06:59 

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Feeling Disgusted Is A Mechanism To Avoid Diseases...

The emotion of disgust has evolved from animals and ancestors to be structured around people, practices, and objects that pose a disease threat....

 2018-06-04 04:50 

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Most Women With Breast Cancer Don't Need Chemotherapy, Study Finds...

Almost two-thirds of women diagnosed with a common form of breast cancer may see similar chances of survival from only receiving hormone treatment....

 2018-06-01 15:00 

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1 In 5 Deaths Among Young Adults In US Is Opioid-Related...

Men represented nearly 70 percent of all opioid deaths by 2016 while the 24-35 age group experienced the highest burden, researchers from Canada found....

 2018-06-01 10:46 

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Young People With Anxiety May Benefit From Regular Check-Ups...

The study also found children saw better chances of recovery when their families were supportive and had positive communication styles....

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