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More Than 10 Hours of Sleep Increases Heart Disease Risk

2 days ago   |   By AARP

Excessive sleep, defined as more than 7-9 hours per night, is associated with health risks and a higher risk of premature death, according to a study.
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Moderate consumption of chocolate may reduce CVD risk

2 days ago   |   By Healio

Eating less than 100 g per week of chocolate appears to reduce risk for CVD, according to a meta-analysis published in Heart.
“Chocolate consumption may be associated with reduced risk of CVD at Ren and colleagues aimed to perform a quantitative assessment of the dose-response association between consumption of
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Salt Consumption of Less Than 5 Grams a Day Does Not Increase Risk of Heart Attack or Stroke

Salt Consumption of Less Than 5 Grams a Day Does Not Increase Risk of Heart Attack or Stroke

2 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

Moderate consumption of salt less than 5 grams daily may not increase risk of heart attacks or stroke according to a recent international study.
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Artificial Intelligence Platform Screens for Acute Neurological Illnesses

Artificial Intelligence Platform Screens for Acute Neurological Illnesses

New study findings lay the framework for applying deep learning and computer vision techniques to radiological imaging. Read more ...

Cancer Drugs in Development can also Fight Certain Brain Diseases

Cancer Drugs in Development can also Fight Certain Brain Diseases

Brain diseases like Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or ALS may have found a cure with a particular class of cancer drugs called PARP inhibitors, says a new study. Read more ...

High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy Tied to Heart Disease Risk Afterward

High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy Tied to Heart Disease Risk Afterward

High blood pressure during pregnancy isn't just dangerous for both mother and child during pregnancy; it can put the mother at risk for future high blood pressure problems. And... Read more ...

10 Workout Moves That Will Make You Want to Wear a Backless Dress Every Damn Day

10 Workout Moves That Will Make You Want to Wear a Backless Dress Every Damn Day

You can do ab exercises all day , but if you want a strong core, you need to work your back , too. People confuse the core with abs, but in truth your abdominal muscles are... Read more ...

Scientists discover how to target mutations that in 50% of cancers 

Scientists discover how to target mutations that in 50% of cancers 

Scientists at the University of California, San Francisco have developed a drug that can turn 'off' the out of control growth that occurs in about half of all cancers... Read more ...

Eating too much? You can blame your brain. (How brain signaling drives what...

Eating too much? You can blame your brain. (How brain signaling drives what you eat. And what to do about it.)

Forget willpower: Brain signals drive what, how, and when we eat. If you're eating too much, here's how to take back control. ++++ It's no secret that obesity rates have been... Read more ...

Grip Strength Can Help Predict Your Child's Future Health

Grip Strength Can Help Predict Your Child's Future Health

Grip strength of children may help predict unhealthy outcomes and future risks for developing diabetes, heart disease, disability and even early mortality. Read more ...

Coronary Artery Compression in Kids May be More Common: Study

Coronary Artery Compression in Kids May be More Common: Study

The incidence of coronary artery compression in kids fitted with epicardial pacemakers may be more common than previously thought. Read more ...

New Genetic Tool Identifies the Cause of Childhood Seizure Disorder

New Genetic Tool Identifies the Cause of Childhood Seizure Disorder

New genetic tools can identify the cause of early childhood seizure disorder which cannot be diagnosed by other methods. Read more ...

Women with Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities Twice Likely to Have...

Women with Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities Twice Likely to Have Repeat Pregnancy

Women with intellectual and developmental disabilities are twice as likely to have a repeat pregnancy within one year of previous live birth which is associated with smaller... Read more ...