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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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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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Today’s Headlines: Caregiving, Best Friends and Vitamin D

Women bear the burden of caregiving more than men. As the U.S. population ages, more and more people are called on to care for elderly parents. A new study out this…

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Women Often Turn to Anti-Aging Clinicians Seeking Menopause Relief

The word “menopause” conjures up dread of hot flashes, night sweats and a host of other unpleasant symptoms in the minds of many women. While all women will go through…

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Today’s Headlines: Vaccines, Dietary Salt, and Pain Tolerance

You may need another vaccine. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has announced it now recommends Prevnar 13 for all adults over 65. Prevnar is a vaccine that protects…

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Reproductive Clock More Pressing When Real Clock is Ticking

From nosy relatives to babies populating social network feeds, women are often reminded of the period of time they have for childbearing. As they enter their 30s, a heightened awareness…

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