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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.

How Exercise Can Help Prevent Depression

We’ve all heard of the runner’s high as that addictive “second-wind” that hits exercisers whose brains start to release brain-made opioids. But it seems there are other ways exercise can…

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Brittany Gets Started on Her Fast-Food Fake-Out

After the Truth Tube is the destination to catch up with your favorite Truth Tube participants and see how their progress is going. Read on to cheer them on and…

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Today’s Headlines: Varicose Veins, Overweight Eaters and Prescription Drugs

Laser treatment may be the way to go for varicose veins. Many older adults suffer from unsightly varicose veins that result from decades of trying to push blood against the…

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Genes for Flavor May Be Associated with Alcohol Consumption

When you go out for drinks with friends, you probably assume that a sip of whiskey burns just as much in your friend’s mouth as it does in yours. As…

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The Latest Surprise About Probiotics

Written by Neal D. Barnard, MD Probiotics are all over the news, and for good reason. They started out promising to help with tummy troubles, but, in fact, their power goes…

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Today’s Headlines: Hospital Gowns, Probiotic Chicken and Conscientious Partners

You should ask if you need that hospital gown. Donning the hospital gown has become a dreaded requirement for most entering the hospital or even just getting a quick check-up….

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Stress May Be Worse for the Obese Than Those of Normal Weight

We’ve long been told that too much stress is bad for our health. Living under the burden of stress for extended periods of time can increase your blood pressure, worsen…

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Kristina Starts Her Gut Flush

After the Truth Tube is the destination to catch up with your favorite Truth Tube participants and see how their progress is going. Read on to cheer them on and…

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Dr. Oz to Be Honored at the Look Good Feel Better DreamBall

Tomorrow will be the 30th Annual DreamBall benefitting Look Good Feel Better, an organization that sheds light on how people with cancer use beauty to deal with the devastating side effects…

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Today’s Headlines: Artificial Sweeteners, Cervical Cancer and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Artificial sweeteners may be messing with your blood sugar. Zero-calorie alternatives to sugar have become the mainstay of those looking to lose weight while maintaining sweetness. But a new study…

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