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One week of bad air can raise the risk of miscarriage by 16%, study warns
We know that living in polluted cities is damaging to a developing fetus, but for the first time, University of Utah researchers have found that even short-term spikes in bad...
How many pregnant women smoke in your town?
NHS figures for England have revealed one in 10 women across the country smoke tobacco while they're pregnant, and only 31 areas are below the national target of six per cent...
Flu jab is a lifesaver for heart failure patients
Researchers from the University of Copenhagen, led by cardiologist Dr Daniel Modin, urge for the flu jab to become part of the standard treatment for heart failure, like beta...
Cannabis addiction treatment is a success in clinical trial
The trial by Yale University included 70 men aged 18 to 55, who either got the treatment or a placebo before cutting out cannabis. Those who got the treatment had fewer...
More than 12,000 people are needlessly suffering heart attacks
People who take strong statins correctly are 33% less likely to die, a British study has found. Experts are concerned doctors are prescribing doses which are too weak.
60% of US adults don't do ANY muscle-strengthening exercises
Federal guidelines say US adults should be doing push-ups, weight lifting and sit-ups at least twice a week to maintain good health and lower the risks of diabetes, heart...
Just say no to cookie dough: CDC urges Americans to avoid the gooey delight
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Ivy League schools slammed for terrible mental health care in damning new report
None of the eight Ivy League schools met the Ruderman Family Foundation's criteria for mental health care for their students, a new report assessing the nation's top...
Establishing Positive Memories can Fight Off Anxiety Disorders
Anchoring positive memories after a traumatic incident can help in the treatment of anxiety-related problems and post- traumatic stress disorder .
Is acne genetic? World first study makes a 'huge leap forward' in finding...
Researchers from the National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' analysed the DNA of 26,700 people, of which 5,600 had acne.