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Curbing Bad Habits Can Stop 37 MN Premature Deaths: Study

Curbing Bad Habits Can Stop 37 MN Premature Deaths: Study

  PARIS, May 2, 2014 (AFP) – Curbing smoking and drinking, salt intake, high blood pressure, high blood sugar and obesity can prevent more than 37 million premature deaths by ...

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Four or More Kids Could Be Bad for Mom’s Heart: Study

Four or More Kids Could Be Bad for Mom’s Heart: Study

  WASHINGTON, March 28, 2014 (AFP) – Having four or more children could be bad for a mother’s heart, a US study suggested Friday. Plaque buildup, an early sign of ...

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Women Face Higher Risk of Stroke Than Men

Women Face Higher Risk of Stroke Than Men

  WASHINGTON, February 6, 2014 (AFP) – Women face a higher risk of stroke than men, particularly due to high blood pressure disorders in pregnancy and other hormonal factors, US ...

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Do ‘High Tech’ and Physical Activity Jive for your Kid’s Dev’t?

Do ‘High Tech’ and Physical Activity Jive for your Kid’s Dev’t?

  Medical studies have confirmed that physical exertion lowers risk of colon cancer, increases bone density, controls weight, develops physical fitness, lowers blood pressure, prevents or delays the development of ...

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