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Study: Drinking 2 Or More Diet Beverages A Day Linked To High Risk Of Stroke, Heart AttacksMore bad news for diet soda lovers: Drinking two or more of any kind of artificially sweetened drinks a day is linked to an increased risk of clot-based strokes, heart attacks and early death in women over 50, according to a new study by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.
Researchers Find Clues That Depression May Speed Brain Aging Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are peeking inside living brains to tell if depression might worsen that decline — and finding some worrisome clues.
US Regulators: Source Of Fall Romaine Outbreak A MysteryU.S. food regulators say they weren't able to identify a contamination source for a food poisoning outbreak that prompted them to warn people to avoid romaine lettuce this fall .
Women's Mental And Physical Health Improves From Hanging Out With Friends, Researchers SayResearchers cited decreased anxiety levels in participants, along with strengthened immune systems and faster illness recovery time.
Massive Insect Decline Could Have 'Catastrophic' Environmental Impact, Study SaysInsect populations are declining precipitously worldwide due to pesticide use and other factors, with a potentially "catastrophic" effect on the planet, a study has warned.
Nearly 1 In 7 US Kids And Teens Have A Mental Health Condition -- Half Go Untreated, Study SaysHalf of children with a mental health condition in the United States go without treatment, according to a new study published Monday in the journal JAMA Pediatrics.
Cancer Cure Just One Year Away, Scientists ClaimIsraeli scientists claim they may have finally found the cure for cancer and it will be available within a year.
Lack Of Sleep Speeds Up Alzheimer’s Disease, Research ShowsNew research shows that sleep deprivation can speed up the effects of Alzheimer’s disease. The Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis also suggests that proper sleep can help maintain good brain health.
Blood Test Could Detect Alzheimer’s Up To 16 Years Before Symptoms Begin, Study SaysA simple blood test could predict if a patient will develop Alzheimer's disease up to 16 years before symptoms begin, a new study finds.
Alcohol Destroyed Their Livers, Now, They're Increasingly Getting New OnesThe number of liver transplants for Americans with alcohol-associated liver disease has steadily grown in recent years, prompting researchers to explore why this is and what the long-term prospects are for recipients.
High Blood Pressure Medication Recalled For Cancer-Causing IngredientPrinston Pharmaceutical Inc. has voluntarily recalled one lot of Irbesartan and seven lots of Irbesartan HCTZ Tablets due to a detection of trace amount of an unexpected impurity found in an ingredient.
Most Parents Still Rely On Myths To Avoid ColdsAs with many other aspects of parenting, when it comes to preventing colds, most parents trust the advice passed down by their own parents and grandparents.