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Today’s Headlines: Peanuts, Headphones and Pain

Peanuts are an easy way to boost your heart health. Chowing down on a handful of nuts is just what the doctor ordered, according to a new study out this…

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Emotionally Charged Movies Get Your Hunger Going

Chances are good you don’t keep track of the popcorn left over at the end of watching a movie. But if you’re anything like a team of researchers who have…

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Today’s Headlines: Emulsifiers, Sleep and Eyelashes

Common food ingredient could be contributing to chronic diseases. Emulsifiers are found in many of the processed foods we eat. They act as a kind of bridge between fats and…

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Younger Women Often Discount Heart Attack Symptoms

If you were asked to describe a “typical” heart attack, you might describe an older man with his hand on his chest in severe pain. This image, seen so frequently…

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Today’s Headlines: Late Night Eating, Googling and Anger

Eating when you should be sleeping may affect your brain. After a long day of work or a late night out, you might find yourself reaching for snacks when you…

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How Your Brain Waves Help You Learn

The brain is a complex information-processing computer that uses a combination of chemical and electrical signals to send and receive information. Neuroscientists and physicians have long observed that you can…

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Today’s Headlines: Drinking Soda, Depression and Light Activity

Drinking soda may increase your cancer risk. While it might taste good, there are plenty of things not to like about soda when it comes to your health. A new…

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You Spend More When Shopping Hungry

You’ve probably heard that it’s a bad idea to buy groceries in hunger mode. When you enter hungry, food items seem more attractive and you’re more willing to go through…

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Killer Superbugs: Why They’re Happening

Every year, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, otherwise known as superbugs, infect at least 2 million Americans and lead to at least 23,000 deaths. Both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

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Today’s Headlines: Menopause, Meditation and Fiber

Hot flashes can persist for longer than previously thought. Traditional wisdom had said that the symptoms of menopause last for only a few years. But new research has found that…

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