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The Dr. Oz Show

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: Junk Food, Fluoride and Snacking

Switching to junk food leads to a major change in gut bacteria. More and more research is showing that what you eat directly affects the bacteria in your gut and…

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Treating Sleep Apnea Lowers Risk of Diabetes

How often do you wake up in the morning feeling refreshed and ready to tackle the day? Every morning? Some mornings? Never? Sleep apnea is a common problem that affects…

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Today’s Headlines: Sugary Drinks, Bikram Yoga and Vaccines

High-fructose corn syrup linked to increases in heart risk factors. A lot of data has come out about the health problems caused by sugary drinks like soda or juice, but…

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Your Genes Might Help Explain Why Mosquitoes Find You Tasty

We’ve all had that friend who never seems to be bothered by mosquitoes even when the rest of the crowd is being eaten alive. While research has accounted for some…

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Today’s Headlines: Mindfulness, HPV Vaccines and Mammograms

Mindfulness training helpful in those with depression. Medications have been the mainstay of depression treatment because of their proven effectiveness. But new research has shown that careful mindfulness training may…

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5 Days of Fatty Foods Change Muscle Metabolism

Sticking to a healthy diet can be a challenge, especially when you’re tempted with regular access to delicious foods. That temptation can escalate when you head off for vacation, where…

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Shaina Shares Her Weight-Loss Journey

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: Knuckle Cracking, Divorce and Gut Bacteria

Cause of knuckle cracking sound figured out. There’s been a long debate in the scientific community about the popping sound your joints make when you crack them, with some saying…

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New Blood Test May Help Predict Who Will Get Breast Cancer

The challenge of treating cancer is often to try and catch it early. In the beginning stages, cancer is growing rapidly, but often hasn’t spread to other locations. That makes…

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Detoxification: How It Works and Why It’s Important

Written by Sue Ward, MS, CCN, nutritionist and health educator at Sanoviv Medical Institute Do you want to feel as energetic and alive as possible each day? Most would answer…

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