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Household cleaning products may be making children FAT due to chemicals in detergents ‘altering...

Household cleaning products may be making children overweight by altering their gut bacteria. Youngsters are more likely to be overweight at three years old if...

Popping an aspirin pill a day WON’T keep the doctor away: Study finds ‘wonder...

Popping an aspirin pill everyday doesn't help older people to live longer and it may even have the opposite effect, a new study reveals. Researchers...

Child asthma linked to paracetamol: Giving the common medicine to children under 2 could...

Children given paracetamol in their first two years of life may be at greater risk of asthma, a study has found. Paracetamol is recommended by...

‘No evidence’ having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, claim 17 physicians...

No evidence exists to prove that having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, leading physicians have claimed. Researchers have warned statins - cholesterol-busting...
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Could a compound in red wine ward off knee pain? Millions of arthritis patients...

A powerful compound abundant in red wine could help millions of osteoarthritis patients battle their daily agony. Researchers found patients with painful knee joints given resveratrol –...

Prescribe exercise and diets to obese patients – and keep track of them, doctors...

A US task force is urging doctors to prescribe obese patients intense changes to their diets, exercise habits and overall lifestyles in guidelines released...

Going bald? Rubbing sandalwood oil on your scalp may stimulate hair growth

Millions of men who are going bald may benefit from rubbing sandalwood oil onto their scalps. Laboratory tests of scalp tissue by German researchers found...
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Eating healthy foods and cutting out junk DOES cut your risk of developing cancer,...

Eating healthy foods does cut your risk of cancer, a major study has found. Food high in salt, sugar and fat resulted in cancer rates...

Living within 100 metres of a park as a child slashes the risk of...

Growing up near a park cuts a person's risk of developing asthma in adulthood, a study has found. Those who lived within 100 metres of...
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