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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New treatments for baldness? Scientists find stem cells that tell hair it’s time to grow

Researchers have discovered the source of signals that trigger hair growth, an insight that may lead to new treatments for […]

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How to get fit quick while lying down

I do so empathise with Lucy Mangan’s keep-fit antipathy (Get off the couch!, G2, 8 March), but pilates might just […]

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Psoriasis patients have reduced access to efficient treatment method with age

A new study from Umeå University in Sweden shows that age plays a huge role when it comes to patients’ […]

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Botox: How Does Botox Work?

Botox is a drug made from a neurotoxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum called botulinum toxin.It is used medically […]

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Loose-Fitting Football Helmets Tied to Worse Concussions in Teens

High school football players wearing loose helmets suffer worse concussion effects than players whose helmets fit properly, new research suggests. […]

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Certain form of baldness at age 45 linked to higher risk for aggressive prostate cancer

A new, large cohort analysis from the prospective Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial, indicates that men […]

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Understanding the mechanism of rare blinding disorder passed from parents to their children

Scientists have identified a key mechanism that damages the cornea in Meesmann epithelial corneal dystrophy, a rare blinding disorder, which […]

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Evidence insufficient to make recommendation regarding screening for impaired vision in older adults

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has concluded that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of […]

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