Health Buzz: Teens, Work Out Now to Avoid Diabetes Later

Teens: It’s time to step up your game. New research suggests a lack of fitness and poor muscle strength at age […]

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Red meat compound linked to worse outcomes in heart failure patients

A new study finds that worse outcomes in patients with acute heart failure are linked to higher levels of TMAO […]

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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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New research links mitochondrial dysfunction to the development of Fuchs’ Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy (FECD)

  Researchers at Schepens Eye Research Institute of Massachusetts Eye and Ear have shown a link between mitochondrial dysfunction in […]

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Why It’s Important to Personalize Your Eating

The joy of eating is that one size doesn’t fit all. Some of us eat to live, while others live […]

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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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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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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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