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No Health Shield from Vitamin D Pills: Study

No Health Shield from Vitamin D Pills: Study

  PARIS, January 24, 2014 (AFP) – Vitamin D supplements have no significant effect on preventing heart attack, stroke, cancer or bone fractures, according to a review of scientific evidence published Friday. ...

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Factfile on Dementia

Factfile on Dementia

  PARIS, December 11, 2013 (AFP) – Following is a factfile on dementia, dominating the meeting of health ministers from the Group of Eight (G8) nations in London on Wednesday: ...

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Kids on Diet

Kids on Diet

  Should looks take precedence over good health? “Diet your way to a bikini body.” “Foods that flatten your tummy.” “Lose weight while you eat.” If you glance through fashion ...

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Going Vegan, Not Woe and Begone

Going Vegan, Not Woe and Begone

  Why a plant-based diet is superior to a carnivore’s fare Adolf Hitler was a vegetarian: he gobbled up huge chunks of the European continent yet such an appetite for ...

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