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Evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a potential cause of dementia caused by repeated blows to the head, has been found in the brains of former association football (soccer) players examined at the UCL Queen …
Evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a potential cause of dementia caused by repeated blows to the head, has been …
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There's a multi-billion-dollar industry devoted to products that fight signs of aging, but moisturizers only go skin deep. Aging occurs deeper -- at a cellular level -- and scientists have found that eating less can …
There's a multi-billion-dollar industry devoted to products that fight signs of aging, but moisturizers only go skin deep. Aging occurs …
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For years I felt as if I was one huge burden, a pest that hung on for sympathy and purposely alienated people. In 1998, I was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder.Bipolar I. Moods can swing from …
For years I felt as if I was one huge burden, a pest that hung on for sympathy and purposely …
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Kyoto University researchers have identified a new way vitamin D helps control the balance of lipids in the body. This key finding could advance development of new treatments for metabolic disorders and certain cancers.A …
Kyoto University researchers have identified a new way vitamin D helps control the balance of lipids in the body. This …
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Preliminary research results for the NASA Twins Study debuted at NASA's Human Research Program's annual Investigators' Workshop in Galveston, Texas the week of January 23. NASA astronaut Scott Kelly returned home last March after nearly one …
Preliminary research results for the NASA Twins Study debuted at NASA's Human Research Program's annual Investigators' Workshop in Galveston, Texas …
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Biologists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a brain hormone that appears to trigger fat burning in the gut. Their findings in animal models could have implications for future pharmaceutical development."This was …
Biologists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a brain hormone that appears to trigger fat burning in the …
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For the first time, research in mice shows that the genetic makeup of an individual's social partners contributes to their state of health. Unexpectedly, the genetics of social partners were found to affect wound healing …
For the first time, research in mice shows that the genetic makeup of an individual's social partners contributes to their …
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This year marks 20 years since Hasbro was fined for false advertising, claiming their Playskool toys laden with the antimicrobial chemical triclosan would keep kids healthier. It is also the year when soap manufacturers will finally …
This year marks 20 years since Hasbro was fined for false advertising, claiming their Playskool toys laden with the antimicrobial chemical …
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Cancer cells are vulnerable to high doses of vitamin C when there are low levels of catalase enzyme.As a cancer therapy, vitamin C has an intermittent history. Researchers at the University of Iowa now …
Cancer cells are vulnerable to high doses of vitamin C when there are low levels of catalase enzyme.As a …
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