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Four Cups of Coffee Pose No Health Risk, Study Claims

Four Cups of Coffee Pose No Health Risk

There’s welcome news for coffee lovers! Drinking up to four cups of coffee everyday has no health risks, suggests a new study by researchers with the International

Cycling to Work May Cut Heart Disease, Cancer Risk By Half

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The advantages of cycling are plenty, especially when it comes to our cardiovascular health. A new study now adds to this growing evidence, saying cycling to work

Walking Up Stairs Energises You More Than Coffee – Study

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You might think drinking coffee is a great way to give yourself a quick energy boost. But you might be surprised to know that walking up stairs

Diet Sodas Linked to Greater Risk of Dementia, Stroke

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Do you prefer a diet coke or diet sodas, as a healthy drink? The truth is: these zero-calorie beverages may be doing you more harm than good!

Oral Contraceptive Pills Negatively Affect Women’s Quality of Life

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A stupendous number of women take the oral contraceptive pills to avoid pregnancy, and many of them report to experience some pretty awful side effects. Now, a

Eating Avocados May Lower Risk of Metabolic Syndrome

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It is well known that consumption of avocados confers many health benefits. A new study has discovered more therapeutic properties of this humble stone fruit. A review

Prenatal Antidepressant Exposure Does Not Up Autism, ADHD Risk in Kids

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Multiple studies have assessed the impact of mom’s antidepressant use during early pregnancy and autism risk among her children, with conflicting results. A new, large scale study

Junk Food May Weaken Joints, Cause Osteoarthritis, Says Study

Junk Food May Weaken Joints, Cause Osteoarthritis

A first-of-its-kind study has found a link between the consumption of high-fat, high-carb diet and an increased risk of osteoarthritis – the most common chronic condition of

Intake of Excess Salt May Reduce Thirst, Increase Hunger

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Disadvantages of eating too much salt are plenty. To be precise, intake of excess salt will make you suffer with a variety of ailments, including high blood

Cut Down on Trans Fats to Cut Heart Attack, Stroke Risk – Study

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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in several countries worldwide. Given the increasing number of heart disease deaths, heart experts are encouraging people to take