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 2018-01-16 17:00 

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What you should know about neurosarcoidosis...

A look at neurosarcoidosis, an inflammatory disease that can affect most organs in the body. Included is detail on outlook and the causes compared to MS....

 2018-01-16 17:00 

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Diabetes: Surprising gene discovery could fuel new treatments...

Researchers have identified a single gene mutation that may be responsible for both high and low blood sugar levels in a single family....

 2018-01-16 16:00 

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Magic mushrooms: Treating depression without dulling emotions...

Antidepressants may cause 'emotional blunting.' Can a 'magic mushroom' compound treat depression while avoiding this side effect? Two new studies explore....

 2018-01-16 15:00 

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How immune cells can be controlled to kill cancer...

Researchers have engineered immune system T cells that are primed to find and kill cancer cells and can be remotely activated with noninvasive ultrasound....

 2018-01-16 15:00 

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How to control your appetite naturally...

In this article, learn about natural, risk-free methods to suppress appetite. We look at the science behind how these simple techniques work....

 2018-01-16 13:00 

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Thoracotomy: Procedures and recovery...

A thoracotomy is a type of surgery that is carried out on the chest. It is often carried out as part of lung cancer treatment or in emergency situations....

 2018-01-16 12:00 

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What is hairy cell leukemia and how is it treated?...

Learn all about hairy cell leukemia, a form of hematologic cancer. This article looks at the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for the disease....

 2018-01-16 08:00 

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The perils of sneezing incorrectly...

A recently published case study describes a patient who perforated his throat by sneezing. In this article, we explain how you can avoid the same fate....

 2018-01-16 08:00 

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What are the different types of psoriasis?...

Learn about different types of psoriasis in their mild to moderate forms. We include information on symptoms and treatment options for different types....

 2018-01-16 08:00 

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What too much salt can do to your brain...

A new study shows how too much salt reduces the blood flow to the brain and leads to cognitive impairment in mice. The findings are applicable to humans....

 2018-01-15 17:00 

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What you should know about throat ulcers...

A look at throat ulcers, a condition that makes it hard to swallow and causes other problems. Included is detail on diagnosis and home remedies....

 2018-01-15 17:00 

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Five tips for healthy sight...

Are you worried about your eyes? We have compiled some top tips to help you maintain healthy sight, boost eye health, and prevent eye-related diseases....

 2018-01-15 17:00 

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Trouble losing weight? This might be why...

Some people find it harder to lose weight than others, but why is this? A new study has identified a molecule in fat cells that could be to blame....

 2018-01-15 16:00 

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What is torsades de pointes?...

Torsades de pointes is an uncommon type of ventricular tachycardia that can be potentially life-threatening. Learn more about the causes and diagnosis....

 2018-01-15 16:00 

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How dietary fat helps prostate cancer to spread...

Scientists unravel the link between genetics and dietary fat and the role they play in the progression and spread of prostate cancer....

 2018-01-15 15:00 

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Types of zoonotic diseases...

Zoonosis or zoonotic diseases are conditions that can be passed from animals to humans. These include rabies, malaria, and Lyme disease. Learn more....

 2018-01-15 15:00 

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Can a Western diet permanently alter the immune system?...

Consuming a Western diet may prompt irreversible changes in the immune system that make it hyper-responsive to triggers of inflammation, says a new study....

 2018-01-15 14:00 

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What are the best foods for weight loss?...

A look at some of the best foods for weight loss. Included is detail on what foods to incorporate into your diet and why they work....

 2018-01-15 11:00 

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What is fibrosarcoma and what are the symptoms?...

Learn all about fibrosarcoma, a form of cancer affecting the cells that create fibrous tissue in the body. We look at symptoms, diagnosis, and prognosis....

 2018-01-15 10:00 

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Aphrodisiacs: Where is the evidence?...

Natural aphrodisiacs promise to enhance our sex lives — but what does the science behind the claims say? More evidence is slowly emerging....

 2018-01-15 08:00 

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Can't sleep? Time to write your to-do list, study says...

A recent study suggests that there may be an easy fix for those of us who struggle to fall asleep: writing our to-do lists just before bed....

 2018-01-15 08:00 

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Is the 'baby brain' phenomenon real? Study investigates...

Is the 'brain fog' that so many pregnant women report real or is it just a myth? New research tries to solve the controversy by reviewing existing studies....

 2018-01-14 08:00 

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Attending religious services may increase lifespan...

Regularly attending religious ceremonies regardless of religion may help us to live longer, healthier lives, according to new research. ...

 2018-01-14 08:00 

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Could this experimental 'recipe' fight colon cancer?...

A cocktail of engineered probiotics and cruciferous vegetables could help to prevent and treat colorectal cancer in the future, researchers suggest....

 2018-01-13 11:00 

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What are the health benefits of aronia berries?...

Learn about the potential benefits of aronia. We look at the nutritional content of these berries, along with how they can be incorporated into a diet....

 2018-01-13 08:00 

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We know all about taste — or do we? Study finds new mechanism...

When we perceive three of our basic tastes sweet, savory, and bitter we might have more than one 'taste channel' to fall upon, a new study suggests. ...

 2018-01-13 08:00 

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What to know about central serous retinopathy...

A look at central serous retinopathy, a condition where the retina detaches and causes vision loss. Included is detail on risk factors, and diagnosis....

 2018-01-13 08:00 

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Why older men should do more housework...

New research in older adults reveals that women spend more time doing housework than men, and that this has important implications for their health....

 2018-01-12 17:00 

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Anxiety may be an early sign of Alzheimer's...

New research has linked increasing symptoms of anxiety in older adults to higher brain levels of beta-amyloid, a protein linked to Alzheimer's disease....

 2018-01-12 17:00 

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What is Parkinsonism?...

Parkinsonism is a condition that causes some symptoms of Parkinsons disease alongside those of another disorder. We also look at diagnosis and treatment....

 2018-01-12 16:00 

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Sex and self-confidence: Do genital enhancements help?...

What is genital cosmetic surgery, what are your options, and what should you look out for? We give you an overview based on specialist insights....

 2018-01-12 15:00 

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How to lose water weight naturally...

In this article, we list simple, natural lifestyle techniques for tackling water weight. We also look at the causes and risk factors for water retention....

 2018-01-12 15:00 

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Prostate cancer: 'Whole' Mediterranean diet could reduce your risk...

A study of three diets found that only a high adherence to the whole Mediterranean dietary pattern is linked to lower risk of aggressive prostate cancer....

 2018-01-12 13:00 

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What to know about petechiae...

A look a petechiae, small non-raised hemorrhages that appear on the skin. Included is detail on what they look like and when to see a doctor....

 2018-01-12 11:00 

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What to know about cardiomegaly...

A look at cardiomegaly, a condition where the heart is enlarged. Included is detail on types, causes, and the symptoms of which to be aware....

 2018-01-12 10:00 

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Why your body size perception could be wrong...

Are you as thin or large as you think you are? Probably not. Researchers suggest that we judge our body size based on previous experiences....

 2018-01-12 08:00 

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What is palmar erythema?...

Palmar erythema is a rare condition that makes the palms of the hands turn red. Learn about the causes, including pregnancy and liver cirrhosis....

 2018-01-12 08:00 

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Sitting down can build fat around your organs, study shows...

A new study shows a clear connection between the amount of time we spend sitting and our amount of inner fat and fat around our liver....

 2018-01-12 08:00 

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An introduction to eyes and how they work...

The eyes are incredibly complex organs. In this article, we explain their anatomy, how they work, and describe some conditions that affect the eyes....

 2018-01-11 19:00 

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What is mesenteric panniculitis?...

Mesenteric panniculitis is a rare disorder that affects the abdomen, causing pain and other symptoms. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment....

 2018-01-11 17:00 

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What to know about iliopsoas bursitis...

A look at iliopsoas bursitis, a condition that can cause pain in the hip joint. Included is detail on recovery time and exercises for prevention....

 2018-01-11 17:00 

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How does stress make us ill? Study sheds light...

Have you ever put your illness down to stress? In a new study, researchers help to explain precisely how psychological stress makes us sick....

 2018-01-11 16:00 

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The 10 best fitness blogs...

If you'd like to boost your fitness levels this year, we have found the best blogs that provide expert advice, challenging workouts, and inspiration....

 2018-01-11 16:00 

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Weight loss breakthrough: Sunlight is key...

New research explains the mystery behind winter weight gain, and the good news is that it has nothing to do with how much we eat. Instead, sunlight is key....

 2018-01-11 15:00 

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Can the Mediterranean diet help to prevent frailty?...

An analysis of pooled data from published studies found significantly lower rates of frailty among older people who adhered to a Mediterranean diet. ...

 2018-01-11 15:00 

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What to know about complex partial seizures...

A look at complex partial seizures, a form of seizure that occurs in just one part of the brain. Included is what to do if someone has a seizure....

 2018-01-11 14:00 

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Conversion disorder: What you need to know...

Conversion disorder causes physical symptoms, such as shaking, paralysis, or double vision, in response to traumatic or stressful events. Learn more....

 2018-01-11 13:00 

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Everything you need to know about anoxia...

Anoxia occurs when a person's body or brain stops getting oxygen. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and types in this article....

 2018-01-11 10:00 

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Is acetaminophen really safe in pregnancy?...

More than two thirds of pregnant women take acetaminophen at some stage during their pregnancy. New research supports claims that this may be harmful....

 2018-01-11 08:00 

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Could targeting the body clock stall brain cancer?...

Researchers explore a potential new cancer treatment: an experimental drug that interacts with the body clock, stalling the growth of cancer cells....

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