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This is how your brain tells time

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Even more evidence that we’re eating all wrong

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Health Forget fat, it’s carbs that might stick it to your ticker. A new study backs up a growing body of evidence that carbs—not fat—may be the true heart breaker.

The FDA says MDMA is a ‘breakthrough’ drug for PTSD patients

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Health It's a big step forward for a controversial treatment. Using MDMA—along with psychotherapy—could help millions of Americans who struggle with PTSD, especially those who don't see results with traditional routes.

Over a million children under the age of six are currently on psychiatric drugs in America

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(Natural News) Psychiatric drug use is on the rise in the U.S., with one out of every six Americans now taking some type of medication in this category. This is highly concerning given the scary side effects and poor effectiveness of many of these drugs, but there is one particularly disturbing a...

The "aging" lie and how atherosclerotic narrowing is responsible for majority of American's chronic health problems later in life

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(Natural News) Have you ever heard of the “unified theory” cure for heart disease? Linus Pauling, a phenomenal American scientist, worked with a German doctor named Matthias Rath decades ago, and they discovered that most heart disease was the result of long-term vitamin C deficiency, and tha...

When two is better than three: Dual antithrombotic therapy cuts bleeding risk

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Clinical trial finds that dabigatran dual therapy after stenting reduced bleeding risk for patients with atrial fibrillation compared with standard triple therapy.
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High salt intake associated with doubled risk of heart failure

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Ads from Inoreader • Remove High salt intake is associated with a doubled risk of heart failure, according to a ...
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Medical cannabis use found to dramatically decrease reliance on addictive prescription medications

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(Natural News) Taking medical cannabis may significantly reduce the need for prescription medications, a recent study revealed. As part of research, a team of health experts at the University of New Mexico examined patients who voluntarily enrolled in the New Mexico state medical cannabis pr...

Vitamin C found to halt blood cancer when administered in high doses... so why won't the cancer industry use it?

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Mainstream media trying to discourage women from using licorice root extract, saying it "interferes" with all the toxic medications they're supposed to swallow

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(Natural News) As people become increasingly drawn to natural remedies, pharmaceutical companies are doing all they can to draw them back over to the dark side of conventional medication, and one common tactic is scaring them away from popular herbal remedies. Women who are hoping to find some re...

Drug cuts cardiovascular disease and lung cancer risk by reducing inflammation (CANTOS)

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The IL-1? inhibitor canakinumab lowers the risk of cardiovascular disease and lung cancer risk by reducing inflammation, according to late-breaking results.

Combination therapy works best for heart diseases

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A major international study has found that the combination of two drugs -- rivaroxaban and aspirin -- is superior to aspirin alone in preventing further heart complications in people with vascular disease. The study of 27,400 people with stable coronary or peripheral artery disease from 33 countr...

Automatic external defibrillators save lives in amateur sports and fitness centers

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Automatic external defibrillators save lives in amateur sports and fitness centers, according to new research. The 18-year study found that survival from cardiac arrest reached 93 percent in centers equipped with an AED.

Higher coffee consumption associated with lower risk of early death

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Higher coffee consumption is associated with a lower risk of early death, according to new research. The observational study in nearly 20 000 participants suggests that coffee can be part of a healthy diet in healthy people.

Gender gap in death from heart attack reduces particularly in younger women

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Ads from Inoreader • Remove The gender gap in death from heart attack has reduced over the past two decades part...

Gene therapy using ‘junk DNA’ could lower risk for heart disease

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Researchers successfully used a gene that suppresses cholesterol levels as part of a treatment to reduce plaque in mice with a disorder called familial hypercholesterolemia. In a preclinical study, researchers found that the gene, LeXis, lowered cholesterol and blockages in the arteries, and the ...

Interactive Infographic: State Laws for Medical Aid-in-Dying

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In six states and the District of Columbia, terminally ill patients can get a perscription for a life-ending drug, and several additional states are considering legalizing the practice.
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Image of the Day: Stretchy Chicken Skin

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In a developing chicken embryo, skin cells pull on each other, forming multicellular mounds that eventually turn into properly-spaced feathers.
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Robotic Orthotics Aid Gait in Kids with Cerebral Palsy

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Ads from Inoreader • Remove The wearable technology, akin to motorized leg braces, help children with physical d...
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Vitamin C Depletion Accelerates Leukemia in Mice

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High levels of vitamin C absorbed by blood-forming stem cells are important for their normal development.
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Sugars in Breast Milk Kill Pathogenic Bacteria: Study

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Oligosaccharides from one mom wiped out a group B strep colony in culture.
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