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Brain volume predicts successful weight loss

Brain volume can predict successful weight loss

If you're trying to lose weight, what are your chances of success? According to a new study, your brain may hold the key. Scientists at...
Cooking heat

Cooking food at high heat may increase the risk of heart disease

Food cooked at high heat may carry toxic chemicals that increase risk of heart disease, researchers have warned. Cooking at a lower heat could help...
Women have a remarkable variety of orgasmic experiences

Women can have a remarkable variety of orgasmic experiences, says study

The nature of a woman's orgasm has been a source of debate for over a century. Since the Victorian era, the pendulum has swung...
Pregnancy

Pregnancy increases stroke risk in young women, but not in older women

Pregnancy was not found to raise the risk of stroke in older women, according to a study from Columbia University. In younger women, however, the...
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Too much folate and vitamin B12 in pregnant women may increase risk for autism

Women who plan on becoming pregnant are told they need enough of the nutrient folate to ensure proper neurodevelopment of their babies. However, new research...
Exercise and weight loss can help prevent knee problems

Exercise and weight loss can help prevent knee problems

Joint aches and pains are among the most common complaints doctors hear. When it comes to the knees in particular, there are a few...
Living around more vegetation is linked to lower death risk

Living around more vegetation is linked to lower death risk

Women in the U.S. who live in homes surrounded by more vegetation appear to have significantly lower mortality rates than those who live in...
Back Pain

Back pain often treatable without surgery

During their lifetime, as many as 8 out of 10 people experience back pain that lasts more than three days. However, for a vast...
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Harvard researchers explain why women who attended religious services regularly have lower death risk

According to a study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, women who attended religious services more than once per week were more...
Distracted Driving

How to avoid the deadly dangers of distracted driving

More than 3,100 people were killed in 2014 as a result of distracted driving, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Although distractions come...