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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 ...

Is your child on the wrong path? Childhood inactivity could lead to becoming 'middle-aged couch potatoes'

Is your child on the wrong path? Childhood inactivity could lead to becoming 'middle-aged couch potatoes' Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Inactive children are more likely to grow up and become middle-aged couch potatoes, as reported by BBC News. The findings, in a study from University ...

Why do mosquitoes find some people irresistible? The unbelievable reason lies in your skin

Why do mosquitoes find some people irresistible? The unbelievable reason lies in your skin Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Twenty percent of all humans are more prone to being bitten by mosquitoes; 85 percent of the reason why is based on our genetic makeup, says Craig ...

Drinking diet soda may actually increase belly fat: New study dissects the link between artificial sweeteners and your waistline

Drinking diet soda may actually increase belly fat: New study dissects the link between artificial sweeteners and your waistline Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

New studies show consumption of diet soda leads to belly fat. The presence of belly fat may be what medical studies has been missing in the analysis ...

Miraculous new wristband treats cancer

Miraculous new wristband treats cancer Watch

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It's far, far more than just another fashion statement: Google has now introduced a cancer-detecting wristband.

Are you in danger? Lazy lifestyles, poor diets causing diabetes to spread globally

Are you in danger? Lazy lifestyles, poor diets causing diabetes to spread globally Watch

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Prosperity in developing nations has a definite downside. The creation of a middle class in parts of Africa and Southeast Asia has brought a ...

Memory performance in men declines with age, decreasing faster than women's

Memory performance in men declines with age, decreasing faster than women's Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A recent study conducted found that men's brain performance decreases as they age, worse than their female counterparts. Published in the JAMA ...

Pope Francis Says Yoga Doesn't Lead Us to God

Pope Francis Says Yoga Doesn't Lead Us to God

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By Caitlin Bootsma

In a recent homily, Pope Francis reminded listeners that practices like yoga aren't capable of opening our hearts up to God. "You can take a million ...

Blinding syphilis breaks out in West Coast

Blinding syphilis breaks out in West Coast Watch

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Syphilis, one of the most common and deadliest forms of venereal disease is making a comeback among homosexual men on the west coast. At least ...

You have to see it to believe it: Woman comes back from the dead THIRTY-SIX TIMES in a single year

You have to see it to believe it: Woman comes back from the dead THIRTY-SIX TIMES in a single year Watch

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Twenty-one-year-old Sara Brautigam, due to her heart condition, has endured many brushes with death. She was clinically pronounced dead 36 times ...

Danger in water: Unclean water claims more women's lives worldwide than breast cancer, AIDS

Danger in water: Unclean water claims more women's lives worldwide than breast cancer, AIDS Watch

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By Maria Caspani, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Diseases spread through dirty water and poor sanitation are the fifth biggest killer of women worldwide, causing more deaths than AIDS, diabetes ...

Paying it forward with gift of life: Six people to donate kidneys to strangers

Paying it forward with gift of life: Six people to donate kidneys to strangers Watch

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"I didn't realize it was going to be this big," 55-year-old Zully Broussard says. Broussard will be donating her kidney to a total stranger. ...

'Superbugs' attack two hospitals, hard-to-clean medical equipment to blame

'Superbugs' attack two hospitals, hard-to-clean medical equipment to blame Watch

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A hospital in California and another hospital in Connecticut have reported that they have discovered drug-resistant "superbugs" on a ...

Are you living a risky life? Chronic sleep deprivation proves fatal

Are you living a risky life? Chronic sleep deprivation proves fatal Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Contrary hasty conclusions made by research, it is not excessive sleeping that causes death. Instead, it is the other way around. Lack of sleep ...

'Smoking is even deadlier than we thought' New study gives alarming statistics for smokers

'Smoking is even deadlier than we thought' New study gives alarming statistics for smokers Watch

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Smoking cigars and cigarettes has long been the source of various cancers, such as lung and mouth cancers, and has been linked to heart attack, ...

Paging Dr. Frankenstein! Human head transplant possible in just two years

Paging Dr. Frankenstein! Human head transplant possible in just two years Watch

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The procedure would be beneficial to humankind - and help those who are stricken with devastating disease. When we learn of the process, ...

Shocking 'medical miracle' birth startles doctors and parents

Shocking 'medical miracle' birth startles doctors and parents Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Now dubbed a "medical miracle," the birth of Silas Philips took doctors by surprise when he was born still inside his amniotic sac. Silas' birth ...

New pill dramatically cuts risk for AIDS transmission in homosexual men

New pill dramatically cuts risk for AIDS transmission in homosexual men Watch

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A daily pill, pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP has been found to dramatically cut a person's risk of contracting HIV. Following a trial in the ...

AT RISK: Formula-fed babies at risk for ingesting ARSENIC

AT RISK: Formula-fed babies at risk for ingesting ARSENIC Watch

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Breastfeeding has long been deemed the healthiest nursing option for newborns. A new study from Dartmouth College bears this out: According to ...