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Why caffeine may limit weight gain

Why caffeine may limit weight gain

Consuming caffeine may offset some unhealthful consequences of an obesity-inducing diet, according to a new study in rats. Share on PinterestCaffeine could counter some weight gain resulting from a diet high in fat and sugar. Scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign fed rats a high-fat, high-sugar diet. They then gave some of the […]

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Study reveals what causes type 2 diabetes and how to reverse it

Study reveals what causes type 2 diabetes and how to reverse it

As the incidence of diabetes continues to increase globally, the fight against this chronic condition continues. New research explains not only what triggers type 2 diabetes but also how to reverse the condition. The findings also shed light on what leads to remission after reversal for some people. Share on PinterestNew research looks at the […]

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Fragmented sleep may trigger migraine 2 days later

Fragmented sleep may trigger migraine 2 days later

A new study finds that people whose sleep is fragmented during the night are at higher risk of experiencing a migraine episode not the next day, but the day after that. Share on PinterestFragmented sleep might trigger migraine 2 days later, research finds. Dr. Suzanne Bertisch — a physician and clinical investigator in the Division […]

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Veterans benefit from pain treatment without drugs

Veterans benefit from pain treatment without drugs

A new study finds a lower risk of adverse post-treatment outcomes among returning military service personnel with chronic pain who received nondrug therapy. Share on PinterestNew research shows that some nondrug therapies, including exercise therapy, can help relieve pain in veterans. Many people returning from military deployment experience physical and mental health issues. These can […]

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Tips to Keep New Year’s Resolutions

Tips to Keep New Year’s Resolutions

Latest Prevention & Wellness News WEDNESDAY, Jan. 1, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Lose weight. Eat healthier. Quit smoking. These are all popular New Year’s resolutions that are often only kept for a short time, if at all. About 40% of Americans make a New Year’s resolution, most of which are abandoned by February, according to […]

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Health Tip: Get Screened

Health Tip: Get Screened

Latest Prevention & Wellness News (HealthDay News) — Screenings are medical tests used to check for diseases and health conditions, such as high cholesterol, diabetes, cancer and mental health issues, says the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Your age, gender and medical history help determine which screenings are best for you. When problems […]

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Atopic Dermatitis vs. Eczema

Atopic Dermatitis vs. Eczema

What is the treatment for atopic dermatitis vs. eczema? Atopic dermatitis If the disease does not respond to mild local over-the-counter treatment then a physician is required. With proper treatment, most symptoms can be brought under control within three weeks. Topical corticosteroid creams and ointments are the most frequently used treatment. Since many of these […]

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Many Drugstores Misinform on Disposal of Unused Meds

Many Drugstores Misinform on Disposal of Unused Meds

Latest Prevention & Wellness News TUESDAY, Dec. 31, 2019 (HealthDay News) — “Secret shoppers” calling California drugstores to find out how to dispose of unneeded antibiotics and opioid painkillers were given bogus information more than half the time, a new study finds. Even fewer stores provided correct information if the callers, who were pretending to […]

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Experts: Successful New Year’s Resolutions Should Be Ambitious, But Realistic

Experts: Successful New Year’s Resolutions Should Be Ambitious, But Realistic

Latest Prevention & Wellness News By Adam Townsend on 01/02/2020 3:33 PM Source: MedicineNet Health News New Year’s resolutions – which statistics show are overwhelmingly about improving health – are famously difficult to keep. In 2019, 80% of survey respondents had failed to keep their resolutions even beyond Jan. 31, and just 8% reported they […]