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4 things everyone can do to reduce inflammation, prevent heart disease

Inflammation is part of the body’s immune response to an illness or injury. When people have a wound or an infection, inflammation helps fight off...

Strained family relationships may strongly harm your health

In a new study, researchers found that strained relationships with parents, siblings, or extended family members may be more harmful to people's health than...

To fast or not to fast: Does when you eat matter?

What you eat matters. Many studies have shown that the types of food you eat affect your health. But what about the timing? Scientists are...

In sickness and in health: How married couples face chronic health problems

When they said their wedding vows, many of them promised to stand by one another in sickness and in health. But in a new study,...

Eating more protein in your holiday diet may help lose weight, gain muscles

While some diets load up on protein and other diets dictate protein sources, it can be hard to know what to consume while managing...

Common gum disease linked to obesity

Obesity and gum (periodontal) disease are among the most common diseases in the United States. In a new study, researchers found that these chronic conditions...

Dopamine fasting: an expert reviews the latest craze in Silicon Valley

It's the latest fad in Silicon Valley. By reducing the brain's feel-good chemical known as dopamine—cutting back on things like food, sex, alcohol, social media...

To repair or build muscle after exercise, avoid ice baths

Successful athletes such as Andy Murray and Jessica Ennis-Hill are known for using ice baths after exercise, however new research has thrown cold water...

Smoking may cause white scars on the brain

It's quite possible that you are one of those people with white spots on the brain. Healthy people aren't spared them, but sick individuals may...

Scientists find new way to accelerate weight loss

In a new study, researchers found that the brain mechanism that enables us to maintain a constant body temperature may also be the key...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...