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Heavy Exposure to Pesticides May Boost Stroke Risk

Heavy Exposure to Pesticides May Boost Stroke Risk

Latest Heart News FRIDAY, Sept. 27, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Working around high levels of pesticides may translate into a high risk for heart trouble later, a new study suggests. That was the case for a group of Japanese-American men in Hawaii who were followed for more than three decades. Compared to men who had […]

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AHA News: Why Aren’t More Stroke Survivors Getting Statins?

AHA News: Why Aren’t More Stroke Survivors Getting Statins?

Latest Heart News THURSDAY, Sept. 26, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — People with a history of stroke are less likely than those with heart disease to get cholesterol-lowering statin drugs despite the benefits, a new study has found. Statins help protect the heart and brain by preventing artery plaques — buildups of cholesterol, calcium […]

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Extreme Exercise Might Dull the Brain, Study Says

Extreme Exercise Might Dull the Brain, Study Says

Latest Exercise & Fitness News THURSDAY, Sept. 26, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Excessive exercise can tire out your brain to the point that you have trouble making decisions, a new study claims. The findings show that despite the benefits of endurance sports, an excessive training load can have ill effects on your brain, French researchers […]

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Radiation Right After Surgery Might Not Help Prostate Cancer Patients

Radiation Right After Surgery Might Not Help Prostate Cancer Patients

Latest Cancer News FRIDAY, Sept. 27, 2019 (HealthDay News) — In the largest investigation of its kind, researchers conclude that subjecting prostate cancer patients to radiation therapy immediately after surgery doesn’t give them an advantage in staying cancer-free. The finding stems from a review of four studies that together tracked outcomes for more than 3,500 […]

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Many Poor, Minority Seniors Get Cancer Diagnosis in the ER

Many Poor, Minority Seniors Get Cancer Diagnosis in the ER

Latest Cancer News THURSDAY, Sept. 26, 2019 (HealthDay News) — If you are a senior who is poor or from a minority group, the chances may be higher that you could receive a cancer diagnosis in the emergency room, a new study suggests. Cancer is typically diagnosed by a specialist, but 20% to 50% of […]

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All you need to know about fat-soluble vitamins

All you need to know about fat-soluble vitamins

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Anxiety: Are mitochondria involved?

Anxiety: Are mitochondria involved?

A new study suggests that disruptions in energy metabolism contribute to stress-related anxiety. What links anxiety and mitochondria? Anxiety disorders is the umbrella term for several conditions that manifest with symptoms such as feelings of worry, fear, and panic. In the United States, 18.1% of the population live with an anxiety disorder. These conditions include […]

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What to know about taurine

What to know about taurine

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What to know about ‘Viagra’ for females

What to know about ‘Viagra’ for females

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What happens if a tampon gets stuck?

What happens if a tampon gets stuck?

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