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  • Preventing diabetes with breakfast
    7/4/2013
    New research has found that not eating breakfast may actually increase an overweight woman's risk of getting diabetes.
  • Depression - women's health issues
    7/2/2013
    Children of depressed mothers may have a lower risk of developing an emotional disorder themselves if they are placed in daycare.
  • RLS: Men's Health Issues
    6/29/2013
    In a recent study, male RLS patients were determined to have a fatality rate that was a whopping 92 percent higher than men without RLS
  • Paranoia, stress and anxiety
    6/27/2013
    A number of studies have found that paranoid thoughts are quite common and regularly occur in almost half the poplulation.
  • Volunteering: natural heart health benefit
    6/25/2013
    A recent study out of Carnegie Mellon University has found a link between being a committed volunteer and having a lower risk of hypertension, or high blood pressure.
  • Natural allergy remedies
    6/22/2013
    If you've been taking your daily dose of honey without receiving any benefits, the reason may not be that honey is useless. It may be that your honey isn't actually honey.
  • Working Next to A Window
    6/20/2013
    People who work near a window in an office sleep for a longer period at night, sleep more soundly, and are more energetic and active,
  • Yoga Brain Power
    6/18/2013
    A recent study has found that even a brief, 20-minute session of hatha yoga can reap benefits to cognitive function in several important areas.
  • Medical Marijuana, Pet Health
    6/15/2013
    There are several issues now cropping up due to the ready availability of marijuana thanks to its "medical" legalization in a number of states that should be on people's radar.
  • Whitening toothpastes and remedies
    6/13/2013
    The other problem with whitening toothpastes (in addition to the fact that it seems they don’t work as well as promised), is that they tend to contain harsher abrasives than regular toothpastes.
  • Natural weight loss for psoriasis
    6/11/2013
    A study, out of Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte in Denmark, found a link between overweight psoriasis sufferers shedding excess pounds and a marked reduction in their symptoms.
  • Natural health remedies for asthma
    6/8/2013
    Recent research has started to confirm that natural remedies may be able to provide relief similar to asthma medications, enabling asthma sufferers to rely less on drugs.
  • 6/6/2013
    In a recent study by ninth-graders, now receiving wide attention, plants in a non-EMF room prospered whereas those situated next to routers either didn't grow at all, or worse, they died.
  • Sleep health - stress and anxiety
    6/4/2013
    Recent research has found that getting a little weekend sleeping boost can lower the risk of car crashes in drivers under the age of 25.
  • DSM Book
    6/1/2013
    Mental health workers--psychiatrists, social workers, and psychologists--consult a book called the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Psychiatric Disorders, known by its nickname, the DSM.
  • Healthy Aging
    5/30/2013
    New research has found that a high level of fitness in middle age appears to confer some protection from cancer in men for at least 20 years.
  • Smoke Exposure Health Risks
    5/28/2013
    New research has found that non-smoking rooms in hotels with only a partial ban on smoking still leave patrons with evidence of nicotine in their bodies.
  • How Does Music Affect Your Mood?
    5/25/2013
    Two new studies verify that music can play a powerful role in mood control.
  • Women In The Workplace
    5/23/2013
    According to recent research, women are frequently overly modest about their personal input, especially when working with men.
  • Benefits of A Pacifier
    5/21/2013
    A Swedish study has found that introducing bacteria from an adult mouth via pacifier into a baby's mouth decreases the risk of allergies in the baby.
  • Natural heart health
    5/18/2013
    A new study, just published in the New England Journal of Medicine, concluded that fish oil does nothing to prevent heart disease.
  • Stress and anxiety
    5/16/2013
    According to a recent study, suicide rates among middle-aged American men and women has risen dramatically in the past 10 years.
  • Fitness and exercise
    5/14/2013
    New research suggests that the vast majority of American adults are foregoing physical activity on a regular basis.
  • Lipstick ingredients
    5/11/2013
    A recent study found not only lead, but also cadmium, chromium, aluminum, titanium, and four other not-so-nice metals in the 32 varieties of popular lipsticks and lip glosses tested.
  • Autism diagnosis
    5/9/2013
    There is new research suggesting that anomalies present in the placenta at birth may help determine a higher risk of autism in babies.

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