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Even small weight gains can raise blood pressure New research highlights that even gaining a few pounds - easily done by some while on vacation - can lead to an increase in blood pressure in otherwise healthy adults.
Medical News Today | Sep 11, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Smokers with a high sodium diet are at 'double the risk' of rheumatoid arthritis A new study finds that although having a diet high in sodium itself may not increase risk for rheumatoid arthritis, in people who smoke, this combination causes the risk to double.
Medical News Today | Sep 11, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Spiritual guru Deepak Chopra's health routine Spiritual guru Deepak Chopra's health routine
Canoe.ca | Sep 11, 2014 12:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Phys Ed: Drink Soda? Take 12,000 Steps The risks of consuming fructose-rich sodas and processed foods drop substantially if you get up from your chair and move around, even if you dont formally exercise, two important new studies find.
New York Times | Sep 10, 2014 7:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: HPV Vaccine Program in Australia Shows Success The rate of genital warts in young Australian women decreased by 61 percent after the initiation of a program to give free human papillomarivus vaccine.
New York Times | Sep 10, 2014 4:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: A Family Cycle of Diabetes Children born to women who had gestational diabetes have a substantially higher likelihood of developing diabetes as teenagers, a new study shows.
New York Times | Sep 10, 2014 3:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Airplane Crew May Face Increased Melanoma Risk Airline pilots and crews may be at increased risk for melanoma, a new review has found.
New York Times | Sep 10, 2014 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
CDC report finds sodium consumption high among U.S. children More than 90 percent of U.S. children, aged 6-18 years, eat more sodium than recommended, putting them at risk for developing high blood pressure and heart disease later in life, according to a new...
Medical News Today | Sep 10, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fat shaming does not encourage weight loss: Study Shaming people who are overweight or obese does not help them lose weight and may actually lead to them packing on more pounds, a new British study has found.
Canoe.ca | Sep 10, 2014 12:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Personal Health: Averting Diabetes Before It Takes Hold It can take 20 years for complications from diabetes to become apparent, so identifying those at risk and altering their habits could delay onset of the disease.
New York Times | Sep 9, 2014 5:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend