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Quick Weight Loss Versus Slow Weight Loss

It is an interesting question. Is it better to lose weight over a long period of time or quickly?

10/24/2014

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Psychiatrists Widely Unavailable For Those With Mental Illness

In a recent study, only 26% of attempts to make an appointment with a psychiatrist were successful.

10/23/2014

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World Health Organization Concerned About Energy Drinks

Energy drinks have been growing in popularity but the World Health Organization is questioning their use.

10/22/2014

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Little League Pitchers At Risk For Acromial Apophysiolysis

Young baseball pitchers who throw more than 100 pitches per week are at increased risk of developing a newly identified shoulder injury.

10/21/2014

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Mediterranean Diet May Be Weapon Against Diabetes

A new study suggests the Mediterranean diet may be a weapon against diabetes.

10/20/2014

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Brain Cells Recognize Celebrities

We know there are brain cells in specific parts of the brain that seem to turn on only in response to pictures or individual images.

10/17/2014

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Getting Along With People Is Good For Your Health

A new report out of Oregon found that getting along with others is good for your health in both the short run and the long term.

10/16/2014

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Sexting Prevalent Among Young Teens

A new study finds that as many as a quarter of teens sext – or have sexual conversations via texting.

10/15/2014

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Five Steps To Reducing Risk Of Stroke In Women

A study of over 32,000 women has been released that takes a look at what can be done to reduce the incidence of stroke.

10/14/2014

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Get In Shape For Summer All Winter

You have six months before April 15. If you start to exercise and diet now, you’ll be feeling more fit by bathing suit season.

10/13/2014

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Many Seniors With Diminished Sense Of Smell Dead Within 5 Years

New research suggests if a senior has trouble correctly identifying scents, it may be an indicator of life expectancy.

10/10/2014

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Obese Teens More Likely To Develop Colorectal Cancer

Researchers have found that obese teens are more than twice as likely to develop colorectal cancer, compared to normal weight adolescents.

10/09/2014

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Stress May Play A Role In Alzheimer’s

According to new research, stress and personality may influence a person’s lifestyle choices, which could lead to Alzheimer’s.

10/08/2014

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Medical Organizations Warn Of Widespread Addiction To Opioids

The American Academy of Neurology warns that the risk of using opioids for headache, back pain and other chronic pain is not worth the risk.

10/07/2014

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More Evidence Of Long Term Damage Done By Concussions

A study by the nation’s largest brain bank found evidence of a degenerative brain disease in 76 of 79 former football players it examined.

10/06/2014

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