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Scientists find a gene that makes you look older than you really are

Washington Post - ‎9 minutes ago‎
If you look a little older than your age, your DNA may be to blame. People who carried a specific gene looked two years older, on average, than those who did not carry this gene, according to a study published last week in Current Biology.
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Experimental therapy has over 90% remission rate for advanced leukemia patients - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Twenty-seven of 29 patients with an advanced type of leukemia that had proved resistant to multiple other forms of therapy went into remission after their T cells (disease-fighting immune cells) were genetically engineered to fight their cancers ...
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SA bean sprouts given all clear after factory is cleaned of salmonella

ABC Online - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
SA Health has given the all clear for people to eat raw bean sprouts again after they were linked to a dramatic rise in the state's salmonella cases.
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Mental health risks aren't equal among all gay, bisexual men

Eyewitness News - ‎3 hours ago‎
People celebrate the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage on 26 June, 2015 in West Hollywood, California. The Supreme Court ruled today that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry nationwide without regard to their state's laws.
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How women with eating disorders are using Instagram to help them recover - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
GETTING more than 100 likes on your #eeeeeats Instagram of the pizza you just devoured might be a fun accomplishment to show off. But for people who are recovering from eating disorders, posting food pictures on Instagram is a part of something much ...
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Head transplant explainer: How to get a better body by sleeping for a day

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Well, it's true for the moment. But give it a year. Two controversial surgeons have partnered up to perform the world's first head transplant on a human being.
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Working longer may lead to a longer life, new OSU research shows

The Columbian - ‎16 hours ago‎
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Working past age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk factor for dying earlier, a new study from Oregon State University indicates.

Stark statistics show Coast falling behind in health

The Sunshine Coast Daily - ‎18 hours ago‎
SUNSHINE Coast residents are more likely to take their own lives or die of avoidable diseases caused by smoking, drinking and obesity than Aussies living in capital city suburbs.
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New research on EdnrB, Wnt signaling pathways could lead to therapies for skin pigment disorders - ‎17 hours ago‎
A pair of molecular signals controls skin and hair color in mice and humans - and could be targeted by new drugs to treat skin pigment disorders like vitiligo, according to a report by scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center.
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Study helps discover new treatments for type 2 diabetes in men with low testosterone - ‎17 hours ago‎
Doctors have long known that men with low testosterone are at greater risk for developing type 2 diabetes. For the first time, researchers have identified how testosterone helps men regulate blood sugar by triggering key signaling mechanisms in islets, ...
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You are happier and healthier when you walk the dog

Starts at 60 - ‎12 hours ago‎
Do you have a dog? If not, you might want to give it some serious consideration because not only do dogs provide wonderful companionship it's now been proven that people who own them are happier and healthier than those people who don't.
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Peppermint Tea May Help Boost Long And Short-Term Memory

Tech Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Peppermint tea may help enhance mood and memory, a new study has found. Experts say that compared to chamomile, which has calming effects, peppermint tea provides more alertness and cognition to people, especially in older adults.
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Key gene changes reveal four previously unknown conditions within schizophrenia - ‎19 hours ago‎
Changes in key genes clearly define four previously unknown conditions within the umbrella diagnosis of schizophrenia, according to a study led by researchers from NYU Langone Medical Center published online April 28 in EBioMedicine, a Lancet journal.
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Fake Egg Cells Can Be Used As Contraception And To Treat Infertility

The Inquisitr - ‎11 hours ago‎
There's a new approach to both avoiding babies and obtaining babies, and it's an egg decoy that is being investigated by Matteo Avella, a lead researcher at the National Institutes of Health, according to digital trends.
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Exposure to fine particulate matter in air can increase risk of cancer-specific mortality - ‎1 hour ago‎
In 2015, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) published a series of monographs on the evaluation of various carcinogenic risks.
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Skin cancer: AAD says men have lower awareness compared to women

Maine News Online - ‎40 minutes ago‎
According to a survey by American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), men are less aware about skin cancer than women. The survey was conducted in January 4 and 5, 2016 by Relevant Research of Chicago.
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Cigarettes banned for under 21s in US

The Australian - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The minimum age for buying cigarettes in Massachusetts in the US has been lifted to 21 years. The Massachusetts Senate voted overwhelmingly in favour of the raise to the minimum age on Thursday, making it the second state to raise the age in the US.
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Level of salts in the brain play critical role in controlling sleep-wake cycle - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Danish research is behind a new epoch-making discovery, which may prove decisive to future brain research. The level of salts in the brain plays a critical role in whether we are asleep or awake.