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How to succeed at intermittent fasting

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 09:37:02 GMT

"Intermittent fasting," a dieting approach that involves cycling between periods of eating and abstaining from food, has been trending in diet circles. This is in part because reports claim that celebrities such as Beyonce, Hugh Jackman, Ben Affleck and Nicole Kidman are doing it but also because increasingly more research reveals that the eating pattern may promote weight loss and improve overall health.(image)

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What you need to know about right-to-try legislation

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:43:05 GMT

The US House of Representatives passed a federal "right-to-try" bill Wednesday night, leaving many Americans wondering what the move could mean for their health and that of their loved ones.(image)

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Live bee sting acupuncture is deadly for Madrid woman

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:23:16 GMT

Once a month for two years, a 55-year-old woman in Madrid had gone for acupuncture therapy using live bee stings. Apitherapy -- the medicinal use of bee hive products, including honey, pollen and bee venom -- was the woman's go-to treatment for stress and contractures, a tightening of her muscles that caused stiff joints.(image)

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Tired of not being able to post your gun pictures? Forget Facebook. There's now Gunbook

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:54:58 GMT

A social network for gun lovers who might be frustrated by Facebook's policies allows them to showcase their weapons, discuss and give advice on all aspects of shooting, and even sell their guns.(image)

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South Sudan reaches milestone in eradicating debilitating Guinea worm

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:07:41 GMT

Amid war and devastation in South Sudan came glimmers of hope Wednesday as the world's newest nation announced a milestone step toward eradicating a debilitating disease.(image)

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Experts blast Trump's 'backwards' death penalty plan

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 10:59:05 GMT

Public health experts condemned President Trump's plan to impose the death penalty for drug traffickers, saying it shows a lack of understanding of the opioid epidemic and how best to deal with it. "We can't execute our way out of this epidemic," one expert says.(image)

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Researchers finally solve mystery of 'alien' skeleton

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:02:09 GMT

A mummified skeleton discovered in Chile's Atacama Desert 15 years ago doesn't look like anyone you've ever met. In fact, some would say it looks, well, alien.(image)

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A superhero soars to rebuild Puerto Rico with Wonder Woman

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:16:21 GMT

Her name is La Borinqueña. She soars through the air, performing feats of superhuman strength -- clad in a costume modeled after Puerto Rico's revolutionary flag.(image)

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Families fighting late-stage cancer share one last adventure

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:01:13 GMT

The Jack & Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation arranges free trips, cruises and VIP activities for families with a parent who has terminal cancer.(image)

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One-month sugar detox: A nutritionist explains how and why

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:12:07 GMT

If you've read about the latest wellness trends, you may have entertained the idea of a diet detox.(image)

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Former cancer patient is now a doctor at hospital where she was treated

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 21:09:04 GMT

People say it's important to give back to your community. Jennifer Pratt is doing exactly that.(image)

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Parents of young children have reason to be watchful as flu season ends

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:47:48 GMT

The flu season may be winding down, but parents of young children have reason to remain watchful.(image)

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Is the return of government gun research near?

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:21:04 GMT

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may be back in the gun violence research business.(image)

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Sad in the spring? Allergy-mood link is real

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 09:53:54 GMT

You know spring has sprung when hundreds of people daily turn to Twitter to vent about their itchy eyes, dripping nose and uncontrollable sneezing and coughing.(image)

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Dr. Robert Redfield appointed CDC director

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 21:47:06 GMT

Dr. Robert Redfield has been selected as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday.(image)

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Cut calories by 15% to stay young, study says

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 10:03:19 GMT

Maybe there's no need for a fountain of youth after all. New research suggests that cutting calories by 15% for two years can slow the metabolic process that leads to aging and protect against age-related diseases.(image)

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Male birth control pill one step closer to reality, researchers say

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:40:29 GMT

For decades, birth control pills have exclusively been used by women. But a male birth control pill that is both safe and effective may be on the horizon, according to a new study.(image)

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Judge temporarily blocks 15-week abortion ban in Mississippi

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:28:40 GMT

Just one day after Mississippi's governor signed a law banning abortions after 15 weeks, a federal judge issued an order temporarily blocking it.(image)

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Abortion restrictions don't lower rates, report says

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 22:23:54 GMT

Laws that seek to limit abortions around the world may not lower the rate of abortions but could make them less safe, according to a new report that illustrates the trend.(image)

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Teen walks while on life support: 'It was one step closer to getting home'

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 14:34:00 GMT

Zei Uwadia was the girl next door who would get lost in a good book, took quiet hikes in nature and preferred being alone in her room to socializing at another teen party.(image)

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A 7-year-old found a 65 million-year-old fossil

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:06:50 GMT

What Naomi Vaughan found was the fossil of an ammonite, a sea creature that went the way of the dinosaurs millions of years ago.(image)

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Your chances of getting sick in the air soar if your neighbor is ill

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:00:14 GMT

Not all of the 3 billion people who fly the friendly skies each year around the world are in tip-top health. Conventional wisdom says that you're more likely to catch a cold (or some other illness) if you're stuck on a long flight packed tight with possibly sick passengers.(image)

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How the ancient Maya reared dogs for food

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:53:06 GMT

A new study explains how the ancient Mayans bred and traded dogs, and may even have raised some for ceremonial purposes.(image)

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How your skin care could protect you from pollution

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:19:29 GMT

Like many teenagers, Nicolas Travis struggled with severe acne. But he did something about it.(image)

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The shaky science of lie detectors

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:12:42 GMT

A polygraph, or lie detector test, given to porn star Stormy Daniels in 2011 shows that she gave truthful answers to the questions: "Around July 2006, did you have vaginal intercourse with Donald Trump?" "Around July 2006, did you have unprotected sex with Donald Trump?"(image)

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Your guide to surviving allergy season

Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:34:19 GMT

Between spring-cleaning and all that pesky pollen in the air, this is an especially itchy-sniffly-sneezy time of year. Run through this list to prepare yourself for the many irritants that can make you miserable.(image)

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The television trick to learning a new language

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:30:50 GMT

Every day for about five years, Israeli sisters Reut and Shoham Nistel ran home from school, made themselves sandwiches and plopped down on the couch to watch an Argentine telenovela with Hebrew subtitles.(image)

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