Your blood type might affect your risk for stroke. People with AB and women with B were a little more likely to suffer one than people with O blood - the most common type, a study found.
Health Nov 16, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0
Smoking marijuana on an occasional basis does not appear to significantly damage the lungs, according to a new study.
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Intermittent exercise with and without low oxygen concentrations (or hypoxia) can improve insulin sensitivity in type 2 diabetics, however exercise while under hypoxic conditions provides greater improvements in glycemic ...
Health Feb 02, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0
Pregnant women in labor, upon arriving at the hospital, will often have their babys heart rate monitored to assess the babys wellbeing. A new research review suggests that the use of one popular ...
Health Feb 15, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0
Most people only think about drinking water when they are thirsty; but by then it may already be too late.
Health Feb 17, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
Might the "Twinkie defense" have a scientific foundation after all? Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have shown by each of a range of measures, in men and women of all ages, ...
Health Mar 13, 2012 | 3.5 / 5 (4) | 5 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Research increasingly points to the products common in our daily livesincluding cosmetics and household cleanersas sources of potentially dangerous chemical exposures. Susan Pinney, PhD ...
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(AP) -- What if you knew, even before your child was born, that she wouldn't look like everyone else?
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With Chief Justice John Roberts' decisive swing vote to uphold "Obamacare," the conservative-majority US Supreme Court has seen its reputation as an independent final arbiter restored, experts say.
Health Jul 01, 2012 | 2.3 / 5 (6) | 4
(HealthDay) -- People born in the fall, from September to November, are significantly more likely to reach 100 years of age compared with those born in March, according to a study published in the Journal of ...
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Patients of doctors who are more empathic have better outcomes and fewer complications, concludes a large, empirical study by a team of Thomas Jefferson University and Italian researchers who evaluated relationships between ...
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Exposing pregnant mice to low doses of the chemical tributyltin – which is used in marine hull paint and PVC plastic – can lead to obesity for multiple generations without subsequent exposure, a UC Irvine study has found.
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Tai chi has particular health benefits for older people, including helping to prevent falls and improving mental wellbeing, reveals a review published ahead of print in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.
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There is much confusion at present about the importance of fatty acids in preventing heart attacks. Recent studies have questioned the need to reduce the intake of saturated fatty acids in the diet and to increase that of ...
Health Jun 30, 2011 | 4.3 / 5 (3) | 0 |
The World Health Organization (WHO) has released its global status report on alcohol and health for 2011. Forum members largely agree with the discussion in the report of the serious health and societal problems associated ...
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