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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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How to Train Smarter and Better

Written by Billy Demong, Olympic gold medalist Sponsored by USANA Health Sciences In the world of wellness there is a lot of information on nutrition and training. But when it…

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Digital Health Headlines

Today’s Headlines: Life Length, Hormone Replacement and Alcohol Problems

New risk scoring test gives prediction for how much life you have left. No one can see into the future, but a group of scientists have put together a risk…

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New Research Comes Closer to Understanding the Causes of Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a debilitating mental illness that strikes young and middle-aged people in the prime of their life and often leaves them unable to work or function effectively in society….

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Today’s Headlines: Contacts, Standing and Infidelity

Contact lenses change eye bacteria, may encourage infection. While some might grimace at the idea of putting anything on their eyeballs, people have been using contacts in the place of…

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Sleep Deprivation and Alzheimer’s Tag Team to Destroy Memory

Researchers have been working for decades to unravel the secrets of Alzheimer’s disease, a type of dementia that seems to be linked to the buildup of certain proteins, called Aβ…

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Today’s Headlines: Contraceptive Pills, Alcohol and Smoking

Some newer forms of birth control pills may carry higher risk of clots. Birth control pills have long been known to slightly increase a woman’s risk for certain types of…

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Preventing Hip Fractures Is More About Preventing Falls

If you’re over the age of 65 or have a family member who is, you’ve probably heard about hip fractures. These breaks are far more common in the senior population…

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Skipping Meals May Boost Belly Fat

You’ve probably heard that skipping meals isn’t the best way to lose weight, but it’s certainly a tempting one. Dramatically dropping daily calories can help you drop pounds quickly, but…

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Peek Inside Oprah’s Fridge!

Photo courtesy of Instagram One of things you may not know about Oprah is that she is a great cook! Every cook has a secret weapon and Oprah’s is to…

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Check Out Mariah Carey’s Healthy Fridge!

Photo courtesy of Instagram If you’ve ever wondered what a diva really eats, look no further than Mariah Carey’s fridge!

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