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6 unusual signs that your heart may be unhealthy

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. This means every year about 1 million lives are lost. The heart and...

Mars One, the plan to make a reality show on Mars, is bankrupt

In 2012, Dutch entrepreneur Bas Lansdorp launched the world’s first private and crowdsourced-effort to create a permanent outpost on Mars. Known as Mars One, this...

Many hospitals send patients home with high-risk antibiotics

Even as hospitals try to cut back on prescribing fluoroquinolones—powerful but risky antibiotics—many patients still head home with prescriptions for those same drugs, a...

Could this common diabetes drug treat heart failure?

Metformin, a drug commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes, might offer a way to treat a type of heart failure predicted to affect...

These 6 surprising signs may signal an unhealthy heart

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. This means every year about 1 million lives are lost. The heart and...

5 warning signs of colon cancer you need to know

Every year, about 135,000 Americans are diagnosed with colon cancer. It’s the third most commonly diagnosed cancer for both men and women. The disease often...

How cancer linked to heart health

Approximately every 40 seconds, an American will have a heart attack. The American Heart Association notes that heart disease remains the No. 1 cause of...

New blood clot discovery could pave way for treating blood diseases

In a new study, researchers have discovered new ways in which the body regulates blood clots in a discovery. It could one day lead to...

This new high blood pressure treatment works like exercise

In a recent study, researchers at The University of Toledo found that by increasing the body’s supply of beta hydroxybutyrate could help regulate high...

Improving the brain ‘cleaning system’ could help remove Alzheimer’s

In a new study, researchers have created a better understanding of Alzheimer's. They have shown that the cleaning system of the brain cells, a process...