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Sipping Acidic Fruit Teas Can Wear Away Teeth, Says Study

Sipping acidic drinks such as fruit teas and flavoured water can wear away teeth and damage the enamel, an investigation by scientists has shown. The...
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Heavier, Not Taller: How American Bodies Have Changed

There's no denying that Americans weigh more today than they did 20 years ago, but a new report shows exactly how much more: American...
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Antioxidant Supplements May Accelerate Melanoma Spread

Antioxidants are often touted for their potential cancer-fighting abilities, but now researchers say the compounds may actually speed up the spread of the potentially...
Research Into Zika Virus Vaccine Begins

Research Into Zika Virus Vaccine Begins

The U.S. government is beginning research into a possible vaccine for the mosquito-borne Zika virus that is suspected of causing an unusual birth defect...
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U.s. Surgeon General Raises Concerns Over e-Cigarette Use Among Youth

The U.S. surgeon general on Thursday called for action to reduce the use of e-cigarettes among young people, noting they have overtaken cigarettes to...
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Health Groups Aim To Make Medical Records Easier To Access

Technology companies, hospital systems and doctors' groups have agreed to take steps to make electronic health records easier for consumers to access and use,...
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Your Dentist Might Soon Ask About Your Sex Life

The question could be key to catching and preventing a deadly form of cancer You’re well-versed at asking the usual questions at your biannual...
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Brain Scan May Predict Chance Of Coma Recovery

Brain scans may predict the possibility of someone recovering from a coma, a new study suggests.Using a scanning technique called functional magnetic resonance imaging...
Gel 'eases inflammatory bowel problems

Gel ‘Eases Inflammatory Bowel Problems’

A gel that "sticks" to affected tissue and delivers medicine gradually over time could help treat some inflammatory bowel problems, researchers say. Patients with ulcerative...
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The Main Benefits Of Vaping

It is no secret that smoking tobacco is incredibly bad for your health. This has been common knowledge now for many years. One of...