10% price cut on fruits and veg ‘could prevent thousands of heart deaths’

Reducing the price of fruits, vegetables and grains and increasing the price of sugary drinks by 10% could prevent more […]

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FDA permits marketing of device that senses optimal time to check patient’s eye pressure

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of a one-time use contact lens that may help practitioners identify […]

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Why Hair Turns Gray Is No Longer A Gray Area: Our Hair Bleaches Itself As We Grow Older

New research finds that going gray is caused by a massive build up of hydrogen peroxide due to wear and […]

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6 Ways to Make Smart Fast-Food Choices

Almost all of us have found ourselves in a fast-food restaurant at some point in our lives. And there are […]

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Moderate drinking raises heart attack, stroke risk, but not for long

t will come as no surprise that heavy drinking is bad for health. But how about moderate drinking? Some studies […]

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Eye lens regeneration from own stem cells: ‘a paradigm shift in cataract surgery’

new study describes a pioneering new cataract treatment – tested in animals and in a small trial with human patients […]

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Using stem cells to grow new hair

Scientists at Sanford-Burnham used iPSCs to grow new hair. Credit: Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute In a new study from Sanford-Burnham […]

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How to get fit after 40

Keeping fit in mid-life can more than double the chances of a healthy retirement, according to a new government campaign. […]

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Drug ‘cocktail’ could restore vision in optic nerve injury

An antiscarring paste when applied to the skin of mice halts fibrosis caused by the radiation used in cancer therapy. […]

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