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Folic Acid Plus Blood Pressure Drug Lowers Stroke Risk: Study

Folic Acid Plus Blood Pressure Drug Lowers Stroke Risk: Study

  Los Angeles, United States – People who took folic acid supplements along with a medication for high blood pressure called enalapril, marketed in the US as Vasotec, were less likely to ...

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‘Healthy Obesity’ Does Not Last, Says Study

‘Healthy Obesity’ Does Not Last, Says Study

  Miami, United States – People who are obese may appear healthy for a while but their condition declines over time, said a study out Monday that followed more than 2,500 people ...

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Not All Obese People Prone to Poor Health: Study

Not All Obese People Prone to Poor Health: Study

  Miami, United States – US scientists encouraged 20 obese people to eat extra fast food for several months, and found that about a quarter stayed in good health despite the additional pounds ...

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Factfile: What is Diabesity?

Factfile: What is Diabesity?

  ADULT HEALTH – Diabesity (diabetes + obesity) is the leading cause of modern, chronic disease. It is a growing problem with many treatment challenges.  

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When High Blood Pressure Strikes

When High Blood Pressure Strikes

  ADULTHEALTH – Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) is a condition wherein the force of the blood against your artery walls is high. This offer leads to a health problem, specifically ...

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‘Significant’ Link Between Pre-Eclampsia, Autism: Study

‘Significant’ Link Between Pre-Eclampsia, Autism: Study

  Miami, United States – Children born to women who suffered a high-blood pressure condition called pre-eclampsia during pregnancy are twice as likely to have autism or other developmental delays, US researchers ...

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How to Lose Belly Fat

How to Lose Belly Fat

  MEDFEEDS – A big belly (caused by too much fat) can put you at a much higher risk for many health problems like diabetes, stroke, high-blood pressure, and heart ...

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Too Much Carbo-Loading Can Be Fatal: Experts

Too Much Carbo-Loading Can Be Fatal: Experts

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Food may be the fuel that keeps people going, but a carbohydrate overload is a lit fuse that could stop them dead on their tracks. Because ...

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