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The Oz Blog’s Medical Research Team furthers the mission of the The Dr. Oz Show by facilitating a larger conversation on health, wellness, and important medical news as it happens. Stay informed, stay one step ahead, and stay healthy.

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Today’s Headlines: Action Movies, Brain Training and E-Cigs

Action movies make you snack more. There’s a reason that a box of popcorn is empty by the end of the film. A group of researchers set out to see…

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Low-Carb Diets May Be Better Than Low-Fat for Reducing Risk of Heart Disease

It seems that every few a months a new diet hits the market claiming to be easier than its predecessors and to lead to more weight loss. Many of these…

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In Case You Missed It: August 25 Through August 29

If you missed a segment or forgot to jot down a tip this week, we’ve got you covered. Check out these helpful hints and take-aways and click to read more…

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Today’s Headlines: Tomatoes, Overconfidence and Colonoscopies

Tomatoes may lead to less prostate cancer. It looks like tomatoes are more than just a tasty addition to a burger or salad. New research out of the UK this…

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Eating Junk Food May Block Signals to Stop Overeating

Self-control doesn’t come easily when it comes to eating junk food. While many of us typically blame ourselves for weak willpower, a new study this week indicates the food we…

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Today’s Headlines: Drinking Wine, Weight Perception and Hangovers

Keeping your wine consumption under control. A single drink on a daily basis can be good for your health, but controlling your intake can be challenging. A new study out…

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Possible New Role for Bacteria in Food Allergies

We’ve only recently come to appreciate the importance of bacteria in our health. Microbes have traditionally been thought of as the enemy and while they certainly can cause disease, they…

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In Case You Missed It: August 18 Through August 22

If you missed a segment or forgot to jot down a tip this week, we’ve got you covered. Check out these helpful hints and take-aways and click to read more…

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Today’s Headlines: Atrial Fibrillation, Instant Noodles and Traveling with Medications

Working out keeps your heart regular. For some time, doctors worried that the stress of exercise might increase your risk of an irregular beat, also known as atrial fibrillation (AF)….

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Bias Favors Men Over Women When Asking for Flexible Work Hours

Flexible work hours have often seemed like the ideal solution for a working mom: maintain a career while also finding time to take care of the kids. But a new…

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