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Chemicals found in pregnant women's lipsticks may harm motor skills of kids

Chemicals found in pregnant women's lipsticks may harm...

A new study suggests that maternal exposure to plastic chemicals, known as phthalates,...

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Researchers find new, more accurate way to diagnose the cause of back pain

Researchers find new, more accurate way to diagnose the...

Researchers from Germany have made advances in developing very accurate spine function...

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Garlic, onion lower colorectal cancer risk: Study

Garlic, onion lower colorectal cancer risk: Study

Colorectal cancer is the cancer of the colon or rectum, located at the digestive...

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Consumers' use of toilet paper wiping out habitat, heating planet, report says

Consumers' use of toilet paper wiping out habitat, heating...

Americans use more toilet paper than anyone else in the world, helping destroy the...

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How exercise can help you fight jet lag symptoms

How exercise can help you fight jet lag symptoms

Exercise has been known to cause changes to our body clock. But can exercise help...

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Why people with type 2 diabetes should eat almonds, walnuts and pistachios every...

Why people with type 2 diabetes should eat almonds, walnuts...

If you have type 2 diabetes and you want to do your heart a favour, you should add...

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5.7 crore Indians dependent on alcohol: AIIMS study

5.7 crore Indians dependent on alcohol: AIIMS study

The study further reveals that 16 crore people in India between the age of 10 to...

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Smoking over 20 cigarettes a day can cause blindness

Smoking over 20 cigarettes a day can cause blindness

Heavy smokers also have reduced ability to discriminate contrasts and colours compared...

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TV actor Abhinav Kapoor reveals why he prefers outdoor activities to burn calor...

TV actor Abhinav Kapoor reveals why he prefers outdoor...

TV actor Abhinav Kapoor shares his diet plan, favourite physical activities, and...

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Vaccine could virtually eliminate cervical cancer

Vaccine could virtually eliminate cervical cancer

Earlier this month, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported 570,000 new cases...

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Small cell lung cancer may respond to combination therapy

Small cell lung cancer may respond to combination therapy

Small cell lung cancer, one of the most aggressive types of cancer, makes up about...

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Smoking may limit body's ability to fight dangerous form of skin cancer

Smoking may limit body's ability to fight dangerous form...

The new study of more than 700 melanoma patients, funded by Cancer Research UK,...

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Want to be happy? Eat your fruits and veggies

Want to be happy? Eat your fruits and veggies

The work suggests that adding one portion of fruit or veggies to the diet per day...

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New drug may help delay ageing in humans

New drug may help delay ageing in humans

The initial results support the development of an innovative drug treatment that...

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Scientists find genetic vulnerability to menthol cigarette use

Scientists find genetic vulnerability to menthol cigarette...

The study is the first to look across all genes to identify genetic vulnerability...