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  • Could a2 Milk Solve Lactose Intolerance Symptoms For Some?

    April 22, 2015

    A new brand of milk arrives at some California grocery stores this month as its makers pin their market hopes on a controversial theory that one tiny protein may be the culprit behind some people’s dairy-induced tummy troubles. The beverage is called a2 Milk — a direct nod to a single protein, called A2, now fueling ...
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  • Mobile App Like Instagram Helps Doctors with Second Opinions

    April 13, 2015

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      © 2015 CBS Interactive Inc. All Rights Reserved. Dr. Alan MacGill, a foot and ankle specialist in Boynton Beach, Florida, sees many complicated cases at his private practice. MacGill sometimes wishes he could get a second opinion from a colleague before making any critical decisions about a patient’s care. One recent case stands out in his mind. ...
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  • The Future of Food

    April 8, 2015

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    Charles Michel. A young Franco-Colombian chef, Michel has bold ideas about the future of food. From chocolate mousse made with mashed up bees to innovative bowls and spoons that will make us eat more healthily, he’s hacking food in remarkable ways. A classically trained chef who spent his early years in France and Italy, including a ...
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  • Science Proves Women Have Better Memories Than Men?

    March 23, 2015

    KUSA – Women are going to love this. There is actually a scientific reason why men may not have the best memories. So if it seems like men are constantly looking for their keys or wallets, or always forget someone’s name and have to ask their counterparts for help, it has a scientific basis behind it. A ...
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  • Coke as a healthy treat?

    March 16, 2015

    By CANDICE CHOI AP Food Industry Writer NEW YORK  — If a column in honor of heart health suggests a can of Coke as a snack, you might want to read the fine print. The world’s biggest beverage maker, which struggles with declining soda consumption in the U.S., is working with fitness and nutrition experts who suggest its ...
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  • 7 Weird Ways Daylight Saving Time Affects Your Health

    March 9, 2015

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                      1. You’re not being dramatic—it does mess with your sleep cycle. It took 29 percent of Americans a full week to feel normal again after losing an hour of sleep, according to a February 2014 survey from the Better Sleep Council. What’s more, 12 percent forgot to do something important and 5 percent said they acted ...
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  • That Lemon Wedge’s Dirty Little Secret

    March 3, 2015

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    Think twice before ordering another drink with one added. “Can I have a glass of water — and can you add a slice of lemon?” Whether it’s going into your water, cocktail, tea, or soda, the lemon slice is a common drink companion. But have you ever wondered where it’s actually been? Buzzkill alert — those restaurant ...
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  • 7 Heart-Healthy Superfoods

    February 24, 2015

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                February is American Heart Month, which reminds us that heart disease is still the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Every year, one in four deaths are caused by heart disease. The good news is that your lifestyle choices can improve the health of your heart. Making simple ...
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  • Your Tongue Is Trying to Tell You Something Important About Your Health

    February 19, 2015

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    You can learn a lot just by opening your mouth. Pain, itching, funky spots and odors—your body is always dropping you clues about what’s going on with your health. But there’s one body part you probably don’t consider when you’re trying to get a hold on your overall wellbeing: your tongue. Diagnosing illnesses and conditions based ...
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  • Why Is Everyone Freaking Out About Aluminum?

    February 5, 2015

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    It’s the active ingredient in the most effective antiperspirants—but is it doing more harm than good? Maybe you read somewhere that aluminum in antiperspirants isn’t healthy, or maybe you were on the receiving end of that weird 1990s email chain claiming antiperspirants cause breast cancer. Whatever the reason, you have antiperspirant doubts—but should you? Is the patchouli-wearing ...
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