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Thick Waist May Double Risk Of Premature Death

Where you carry your weight could be as important, if not more important, than how much you weigh.

11/11/2014

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Administrative Costs Add Heavy Expense To Health Care

Administrative costs may be the real reason your doctor’s bill is so expensive.

09/17/2014

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Some Other Countries Happier, Healthier

When it comes to overall health, we could learn a thing or two from other countries. Many of these nations trump the US in life expectancy.

06/19/2014

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Study: Sexual Frustration May Cut Down On Life Expectancy

According to researchers at the University of Michigan, sexual frustration could cut down on life expectancy — at least for fruit flies.

12/17/2013

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US Has Unhealthy Population

The US spends more on health care but lags behind other countries in health.

01/22/2013

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Study: Diabetes Can Shorten Your Life By 6 Years

This report, based on 820,000 people and it reviewed 97 existing studies, finds that diabetes can shorten an average person’s life by six years.

03/03/2011

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