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Sitting All Day Is Dangerous To Your Health 2

Is alcohol healthy – and how much is OK? Consume it in moderation. Having a glass or so of red wine a couple of times a week has a health benefit in many people. On the down side, alcohol can slightly increase risk for breast cancer. What about sodas and caffeinated drinks? Soda is just a big bowl of sugar ...

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Surprising Number of New Parents Using Infant Car Seats Incorrectly

Source..whattoexpect.com/ Summary: The vast majority of new parents don’t know how to correctly install a car seat or place their infant safely inside, finds an alarming new study. But fortunately, education can make a big difference when it comes to keeping your baby safe on the road. Here’s a shocking stat: Less than 10 percent of new parents correctly install ...

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The Best Apple for Weight Loss (and 4 Ways to Cook With It!)

Posted in: Diet and Nutrition By What To Eat It’s apple season! While we love all the colorful varieties, it turns out that all apples may not be created equal: A recent study found that the nondigestible compounds in Granny Smiths specifically aid the growth of friendly bacteria in the colon. These healthy levels of bacteria help stabilize our satiety, ...

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Ebola Virus Antibodies in Fruit Bats, Ghana, West Africa

Source:CDC David T.S. HaymanComments to Author , Meng Yu, Gary Crameri, Lin-Fa Wang, Richard Suu-Ire, James L.N. Wood, and Andrew A. Cunningham Author affiliations: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK (D.T.S. Hayman, J.L.N. Wood); Zoological Society of London, London, UK (D.T.S. Hayman, A.A. Cunningham); Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, Weybridge, UK (D.T.S. Hayman); Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA ...

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Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors May Prevent 80 Percent of Heart Attacks

Source:everydayhealth.com Five recommended health behaviors may prevent four out of five heart attacks in men, a new study suggests. Middle-aged and older men were much less likely to have heart attacks over an average of 11 years if they drank moderately, didn’t smoke and did everything right on the diet, exercise and weight fronts, the study found. Only about 1 ...

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What Does Your Stool Say About Your Health!

Stool is more than just the waste product of digestion. It can tell you a lot about your digestive health. The words “feces” or “stool” do not usually enter into polite conversation. If we talk about bowel movements at all, it is usually an older person complaining about not having one or a younger person making a poop joke. But ...

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Wrong sexual positions responsible for infertility

Source: GNA Chief Alhassan Amadu, the Northern Regional Director of the National Population Council, has said rising cases of infertility in the country are not medically induced but as a result of wrong sexual positions adopted by couples. Chief Amadu, a former tutor at the Tamale Nurses and Midwifery Training College, said sexual positions such as hanging up, woman on ...

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Can Sex Trigger Heart Attacks?

Source:everydayhealth.com Sex can trigger sudden cardiac arrest, even if you’re perfectly healthy. But the benefits far outweigh the risk. Studies show sex can triple the chance of a heart attack, even in healthy people. That’s alarming, but before you decide to bar your bedroom door, understand that those statistics don’t reveal the true risk. If you were to believe any ...

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