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HELP ON THE WAY? Malaria vaccine found to cut cases in half - lives of children could be spared

HELP ON THE WAY? Malaria vaccine found to cut cases in half - lives of children could be spared Watch

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A new "jab" - or vaccination against malaria could prevent millions of cases and save the lives of millions of children in developing nations, ...

HUNG OVER? Try the ancient Egyptian cure - of a garland of laurel leaves

HUNG OVER? Try the ancient Egyptian cure - of a garland of laurel leaves Watch

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There may be a reason behind all those surviving artworks of drunken, ancient Roman revelers wearing garlands about their heads. In a stash of ...

ALTERING EMBRYOS: China becoming 'Wild West' in genetic research

ALTERING EMBRYOS: China becoming 'Wild West' in genetic research Watch

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Critics warn that China is swiftly becoming the "Wild West" of genetic research. Researchers at the Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou have ...

Surgeon claims controversial head transplant will take less than an hour

Surgeon claims controversial head transplant will take less than an hour Watch

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Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero says that he can reattach a man's head on to a new body in less than an hour. Canavero says that the procedure is ...

'If I Only Had a Brain': MRI technology gives an amazing inside look into a singing brain

'If I Only Had a Brain': MRI technology gives an amazing inside look into a singing brain Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Researchers from the Beckman Institute investigated how various muscles and other connected body parts work to allow us to speak and sing, and the ...

Behind the heroic act: The heartbreaking story of the youngest organ donor in Britain

Behind the heroic act: The heartbreaking story of the youngest organ donor in Britain Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Teddy Houlston would have celebrated his first birthday this year with his family and twin brother. But he was not able to live for an entire day; ...

Listeria outbreak in Blue Bell Creameries, causing them to recall all products, started in 2010

Listeria outbreak in Blue Bell Creameries, causing them to recall all products, started in 2010 Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Based on the investigation made by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the listeria outbreak in Blue Bell Creameries, that has caused them to ...

Taking a multivitamin for your health? 'Healthy' multivitamins may increase risk for certain diseases by more than 50 percent

Taking a multivitamin for your health? 'Healthy' multivitamins may increase risk for certain diseases by more than 50 percent Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Multivitamins have long been a staple of what many would call a "healthy" lifestyle, and the market for these pills is flooded with products that ...

'Turbo-charging' immune system to kill all known cancers in development

'Turbo-charging' immune system to kill all known cancers in development Watch

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A protein which "turbo-charges" the immune system, enabling it to fight off any cancer or virus, has been discovered by scientists. Described as ...

Killer high heels cause long lasting body damage

Killer high heels cause long lasting body damage Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Fashion is such a big thing, especially for women. These days, for you to belong to the "it-crowd," you have to be stylish and popular in your social ...

Negative relationships really are unhealthy: New research shows high blood pressure linked to stressful relationships

Negative relationships really are unhealthy: New research shows high blood pressure linked to stressful relationships Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Bad relationship status may cause physiological health deterioration. The research, conducted by a team from the University of Michigan, discovered ...

Divorce, other stressful events may possibly trigger diabetes in children

Divorce, other stressful events may possibly trigger diabetes in children Watch

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A new study conducted in Sweden has found that traumatic events experienced in childhood - such as the divorce of parents, death or illness ...

Rare deadly tick borne virus is worse than Lyme disease

Rare deadly tick borne virus is worse than Lyme disease Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Powassan virus, though having similar symptoms, are even worse than the Lyme disease, according to doctors. This tick borne virus is rare and ...

First human head transplant to be performed by doctor critics call 'nuts'

First human head transplant to be performed by doctor critics call 'nuts' Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Suffering from the rare genetic Werdnig-Hoffman muscle wasting disease, diagnosed when he was one, Valery Spiridonov says that he is ready to undergo ...

Is Facebook making you depressed? Recent study finds link between Facebook and depression

Is Facebook making you depressed? Recent study finds link between Facebook and depression Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Researchers have discovered that Facebook users who spend more time in social media tend to compare their own lives from their friends', resulting ...

Man reveals secret on how he lost nearly 400 pounds

Man reveals secret on how he lost nearly 400 pounds Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

With just 30 to 40 pounds of excess skin left for him to undergo surgery, Brian Flemming was successful in shedding out almost 400 pounds. He ...

Over diagnosed? Doctors now say that two-thirds of the people on anti-depressants may not need them

Over diagnosed? Doctors now say that two-thirds of the people on anti-depressants may not need them Watch

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In an increasingly tense society, many doctors are handing out prescriptions for drugs that enable patients to combat feelings of moodiness and ...

Mayo Clinic discovers mystery disease destroying lawyer

Mayo Clinic discovers mystery disease destroying lawyer Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Greg Widseth, a lawyer from Minnesota, had been suffering from an unknown disease. Neurologists he had visited could not figure out what was ...

Ancient remedy using natural ingredients appears to stop 'superbug'

Ancient remedy using natural ingredients appears to stop 'superbug' Watch

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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, a flesh infection usually transmitted over lengthy hospital stays, may have met its match ...

Your health is 'written' on your face: Facial imaging exposes the dramatic pace of aging

Your health is 'written' on your face: Facial imaging exposes the dramatic pace of aging Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

According to a report by a Chinese research team, facial features are proven more reliable in determining how fast a person is aging and some related ...

5 Super Simple Ways to help Age Proof your Eyes and Vision

5 Super Simple Ways to help Age Proof your Eyes and Vision Watch

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By Wendy RN., BA, MBA

Everyone wants to have good eyesight well into their later years. Here are 5 super easy ways to help protect your eyes and your vision.

Drink your coffee with confidence - daily java proven to prevent liver cancer

Drink your coffee with confidence - daily java proven to prevent liver cancer Watch

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There are many reasons to watch you alcoholic beverage intake. Researchers say more than three alcoholic drinks a day increases your risk for ...

New biomarker detects body reaction to chemotherapy improving cancer treatment

New biomarker detects body reaction to chemotherapy improving cancer treatment Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A reason many patients lose their chance of surviving ovarian cancer is because they are opting out of chemotherapy. With a recent discovery, ...

World's oldest evidence of breast cancer found in 4,200-year-old Egyptian skeleton

World's oldest evidence of breast cancer found in 4,200-year-old Egyptian skeleton Watch

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While one of the leading causes of death, cancer is virtually absent in archaeological records of ancient man. The notion that modern ...

Are you washing your hair wrong? How to get hair salon results at home

Are you washing your hair wrong? How to get hair salon results at home Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Do you feel like you have bad hair almost everyday, but after you go to a salon, it feels like it has transformed into something completely ...

5 Most Important Foods for Beautiful Healthy Hair

5 Most Important Foods for Beautiful Healthy Hair Watch

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By Wendy RN., BA, MBA

Who doesn't want a gorgeous, glossy mane of beautiful, bouncy, shiny healthy hair. The secret is more about what we eat, than all the expensive ...

Doctors say daily dose of cereal is good for you! Here's why

Doctors say daily dose of cereal is good for you! Here's why Watch

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Most people start their day with a bowl of cereal, porridge or oatmeal - and it is actually good for you! Doctors say that a diet high in grain ...

Once-a-day tablet said to 'turn off cancer'

Once-a-day tablet said to 'turn off cancer' Watch

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Ibrutinib, hailed as a revolutionary drug capable of "switching off" cancer may soon be offered to patients with some forms of the disease. The ...