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Fetal development promoted by fatty acids in fish; brain likely shielded from mercury damage New findings from research in the Seychelles provide further evidence that the benefits of fish consumption on prenatal development may offset the risks associated with mercury exposure.
Medical News Today | Jan 23, 2015 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Learning From My Oldest Patients It is with a good deal of trepidation that I start any new medication in my patients who are very old, for fear of disrupting the myriad forces of genetics and environment that have allowed them to live so long.
New York Times | Jan 22, 2015 8:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Memories need to be 'switched on' and are enhanced by emotion People may have to 'turn on' their memories in order to remember details of an experience, according to Penn State psychologists - a phenomenon called 'attribute amnesia.'
Medical News Today | Jan 22, 2015 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
The gluten-free diet: is it really good for our health? Increasingly, many of us are choosing to scrap gluten from our diet, even in the absence of an intolerance to the protein. But is this a good dietary choice? We investigate.
Medical News Today | Jan 22, 2015 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Living With Cancer: Coming to Terms The paucity of words at my disposal to talk about my cancer stymies me; I am grateful that patients have begun to create them.
New York Times | Jan 22, 2015 3:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Coffee May Cut Melanoma Risk Drinking coffee is associated with a slightly reduced risk for skin cancer, a new study has found.
New York Times | Jan 22, 2015 10:30 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Organic and conventional milk - comparing apples to apples? Consumers perceive that organic cow milk differs from conventionally produced milk and that these differences justify the premium price for organic milk.
Medical News Today | Jan 22, 2015 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What are the health benefits of copper? Find out about the potential health benefits of consuming foods containing copper, including preventing neutropenia and osteoporosis, and maintaining collagen and elastin.
Medical News Today | Jan 22, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: A Drink a Day to Lower Heart Failure Risk A daily cocktail may be associated with a lower risk for heart failure.
New York Times | Jan 21, 2015 9:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Writing Your Way to Happiness Some researchers believe that by writing and then editing our own stories, we can change our perceptions of ourselves and identify obstacles that stand in the way of better health.
New York Times | Jan 21, 2015 9:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend