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Study: Chocolate Can Help Prevent Some Heart Diseases

Bioactive plant compounds found in the cocoa bean may have properties that strengthens blood vessels.

06/19/2015

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New Test Reveals Every Virus You’ve Ever Had

New test examines bloodstream for traces of antibodies that reveal what viruses have lived in your body.

06/05/2015

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MIT’s Origami Robot Could One Day Heal You From The Inside

Tiny robot is able to fold itself into different shapes; doctors hope it will one day be able to enter the human body to treat illnesses and injuries.

06/01/2015

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5 Simple Exercises That Lower Stress

Looking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of “The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days.”

04/14/2015

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Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy Concerns

Apple’s announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.

03/10/2015

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Study: Chemical In Plastics May Alter Boys’ Genitals Before Birth

Chemicals that are found in plastics may alter baby boys’ genitals before birth, a new study finds.

02/22/2015

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The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not Vaccinate

With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.

01/14/2015

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

12/11/2014

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Expert Warns Doing This While Checking Your Messages Can Cause ‘Email Apnea’

Like sleep apnea, email apnea puts people at risk for a variety of illnesses, such as stroke, heart attack and diabetes, expert believe.

12/10/2014

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