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Asthmatics with Vitamin D deficiency are 25 percent more likely to experience acute attacks Asthma, which inflames and narrows the airways, has become more common in recent years.
Medical News Today | Oct 29, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Improving public health through flavorful eating - a call to action Spices and herbs can play a significant role in improving America's health by helping to reduce sodium, calorie and fat intake while making healthy eating more appealing, conclude the authors of a...
Medical News Today | Oct 29, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Simple new test developed to detect vitamin B12 deficiency Researchers at the University of British Columbia have developed a novel method to test for vitamin B12 deficiency that is sensitive enough to work on anyone, including newborn babies and large...
Medical News Today | Oct 29, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Unique patented calcium collagen product reduces bone loss and builds new bone in post-menopausal women A new randomized controlled trial (RCT) of post-menopausal women demonstrates that a proprietary blend of collagen and calcium, KoACT®, was far superior to calcium and vitamin D in slowing down...
Medical News Today | Oct 29, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Doctors and Decision Fatigue The phenomenon of decision fatigue has been found in judges, who are more likely to deny parole at the end of the day than at the beginning. Now researchers have found a parallel effect in physicians.
New York Times | Oct 29, 2014 02:09 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Faces of Breast Cancer: Find Your Story, Join the Conversation An enhanced interactive feature allows readers to join a global community of women and men whose lives have been touched by breast cancer. Share your story, find someone like you or join the conversation at the Faces of Breast Cancer project.
New York Times | Oct 28, 2014 9:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Rene Zellweger and Me The reaction to the actresss recent appearance is helping me accept my face as-is.
New York Times | Oct 28, 2014 8:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Can You Get Ebola From a Toilet Seat? In general, fear of toilet seats is overdone, but the transmission of the Ebola virus in a bathroom used by an infectious patient is a real risk.
New York Times | Oct 28, 2014 5:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What are the health benefits of butternut squash? Find out about the potential health benefits of butternut squash including preventing high blood pressure, preventing asthma, lowering cancer risk and managing diabetes.
Medical News Today | Oct 28, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Food Scores, a New Web Service, Ranks Grocery Items on Ingredients and Nutrition The database assigns a score to 80,000 products based on factors like how nutritious and processed they are.
New York Times | Oct 27, 2014 9:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend