Category: Health

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staffNovember 26, 2018

Why We Shouldn’t Like Coffee, but We Do

Why do we like the bitter taste of coffee? Bitterness evolved as a natural warning system to protect the body ...

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staffNovember 14, 2018

People With Asthma at Higher Risk of Obesity

Obesity is known to be a risk factor for developing asthma but a new study shows that the reverse is ...

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staffNovember 9, 2018

7 Exercises to Stay Fit and Energized All Day

How many times have you woken up in the morning feeling like you had no energy to do anything? Yes, ...

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staffNovember 5, 2018

Cooling ‘Brains On Fire’ to Treat Parkinson’s

A promising new therapy to stop Parkinson’s disease in its tracks has been developed at The University of Queensland. UQ ...

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staffOctober 20, 2018

Vast Leukemia Dataset to Help With Treatment

After years of work, researchers are releasing a massive dataset detailing the molecular makeup of tumor cells from more than ...

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staffOctober 9, 2018

First Example of a Bioelectronic Medicine

Researchers at Northwestern University and Washington University School of Medicine have developed the first example of a bioelectronic medicine: an ...

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staffSeptember 24, 2018

Air Pollution Linked to Dementia Risk

Air pollution is now an established risk factor for heart disease/stroke and respiratory disease, but its potential role in neurodegenerative ...

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staffSeptember 24, 2018

Most People With Cancer Risk Genes Don’t Know It

Genomic screening of more than 50,000 people shows that more than 80% of those who carry an identifiable genetic risk ...

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staffSeptember 20, 2018

Multiple births may rise as more women delay having children

More American women than ever are having twins, triplets, quadruplets and even quintuplets, and it’s not just because some are ...

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staffSeptember 17, 2018

Diet Plus Exercise Is More Effective for Weight Loss Than Either Method Alone

Everyone knows that eating a low-fat, low-calorie diet and getting regular exercise helps shed pounds, but a new study led ...