Adult Health

Scientists Build ‘Mini-Stomachs’ in Lab

Scientists Build ‘Mini-Stomachs’ in Lab

  PARIS, October 29, 2014 (AFP) – Scientists using stem cells said on Wednesday they had built the world’s first “mini-stomachs” — tiny clusters of human gastric tissue that could ...

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Cocoa Clue to Reversing Memory Loss

Cocoa Clue to Reversing Memory Loss

  PARIS, October 26, 2014 (AFP) – Bioactive ingredients found in cocoa sharply reversed age-related memory decline in a group of volunteers, scientists reported on Sunday. The compounds, called flavanols, ...

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Fast-track Weight Loss No Less Effective Than Slow: Study

Fast-track Weight Loss No Less Effective Than Slow: Study

  PARIS, October 15, 2014 (AFP) – Weight-loss guidelines have long counselled dieters that kilos shed too quickly are likelier to creep back than those lost at a slower pace. ...

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5 Health Risks Caused By Chronic Heavy Drinking

5 Health Risks Caused By Chronic Heavy Drinking

  ADULT HEALTH – Did you know? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on average, for each death due to alcohol, an individual’s life is cut short ...

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5 Diseases Associated with Smoking

5 Diseases Associated with Smoking

  ADULT HEALTH – Smoking is one of the leading causes of preventable death globally. Did you know that male and female smokers lose an average of 13.2 and 14.5 ...

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Preventing Osteoporosis and other Bone Diseases

Preventing Osteoporosis and other Bone Diseases

  Support your bones with proper nutrition and healthy lifestyle The bones move, support and protect various organs of the body, produce red and white blood cells and store minerals, ...

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How to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke

How to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke

  ADULT HEALTH – The heart and blood vessels make up your circulatory system. Your heart is a muscle that pumps blood through the body. The heart pumps blood carrying ...

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