Anti-smoking drug may also help combat sugar cravings

“Anti-smoking drugs could stub out your sugar cravings,” the Daily Mail reports. A study in rats suggests that varenicline (Champix), […]

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Over-the-Counter Costume Contacts May Contain Chemicals Harmful to Eyes

Results of Study on Over-the-Counter Contacts Concerning Sure, zombie eyes might be the crowning touch on your Halloween costume. But […]

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Young women with high-fibre diet may have lower breast cancer risk

“Teenage girls who get their five-a-day cut breast cancer risk by up to 25 per cent,” the Daily Mirror reports. […]

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Too Much Sitting May Shorten Your Life, Study Suggests

Get off your duff: A new study finds that sitting less may extend your life. Brazilian researchers who analyzed data […]

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Fruit may be good for you, but don’t ditch the statins

“Daily fresh fruit lowers heart death risk as much as statins,” The Daily Telegraph reports. A study of over a […]

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Older mothers may face increased risk of stroke, heart attack

Having a baby at a later age has been linked to increased risk of complications for both mother and child. […]

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Caught by a hair: Quick, new identification of hair may help crime fighters

Crime fighters could have a new tool at their disposal following promising research by Queen’s professor Diane Beauchemin. Dr. Beauchemin […]

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Young women with high-fibre diet may have lower breast cancer risk

“Teenage girls who get their five-a-day cut breast cancer risk by up to 25 per cent,” the Daily Mirror reports. […]

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