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This 5-2 diet could benefit people with diabetes

This 5:2 diet could benefit people with diabetes

In a new study from University of South Australia, researchers find that people with type 2 diabetes are just as likely to lose weight...
Is my chest pain a heart problem_ New tools can give the answer

Is my chest pain a heart problem? New tools can give the answer

Chest pain can be a sign of heart health problems. But it is often hard to tell accurately. Recently, researchers have invented a new tool...
Heart attack risk is increasing in pregnant women

Heart attack risk is increasing in pregnant women

The risk of having a heart attack while pregnant, giving birth, or during the two months after delivery, continues to increase for American women,...
How sleep apnea and irregular heartbeat are connected

How sleep apnea and irregular heartbeat are connected

If a patient experiences irregular heartbeat like atrial fibrillation, the doctor may recommend a test for obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. This is because the...
11 big signs of opioid addiction

11 big signs of opioid addiction everyone should know

Many people use opioid to deal with chronic pain. However, when they overuse the drug, they become addicted to it. it is not always easy to...
How early supper may lower your cancer risk

How early supper may lower your cancer risk

In a recent study, researchers find that having an early supper or finishing dinner at least two hours before going to bed are linked...
Most women with common breast cancer can skip chemotherapy

Most women with common breast cancer can skip chemotherapy

In a recent study, researchers find that a 21-gene test performed on tumors could enable most patients with the most common type of early...
Water is better than diet sodas and drinks

Water is better than diet sodas and drinks

In a new American Heart Association scientific statement, researchers suggest regular and long-term drinking of diet beverages, particularly in children, are quite harmful. They urge...
Low or no calorie soft drinks may benefit colon cancer patients

Low or no calorie soft drinks may benefit colon cancer patients

A new Yale study shows that drinking artificially-sweetened beverages is linked to a much lower risk of colon cancer recurrence and cancer death. In the...
Advanced prostate cancer is common and needs special treatment

Advanced prostate cancer is common and needs special treatment

A new UC San Francisco study of prostate cancer in 202 men found that a surprisingly large number of these cancers -- about 17%...