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July 20, 2010

 

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New Gel A Possible Breakthrough In AIDS Prevention

This new product for women could be a major weapon in the fight against the spread of HIV/AIDS.

July 19, 2010

 

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Can Artificial Sweeteners Raise Blood Sugar?

Artificial sweeteners do not affect blood sugar levels. But here's the catch: They are often paired with other sugar substitutes that do.

December 11, 2009

 

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Newly Single And Less Healthy

When a marriage ends due to divorce or death, the participants see a decline in health as well.

September 16, 2009

 

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Anatomy Ignorance: How Few People Can Locate The Heart

Do you know exactly where your heart is located? How about your bladder?

September 9, 2009

 

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Global Warming To Seriously Affect Global Health

Ice caps and glaciers are melting. Ocean levels are rising. Whatever is causing it, there's no longer any way to deny that global warming is for real.

June 19, 2009

 

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Biodiversity: It’s Good for Your Health!

We hear a lot about the importance of biodiversity these days--but just what is biodiversity and why is it so important? Find out on this Moment of Science.

December 5, 2007

 

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Gov. Spending More Than A Billion Dollars On Nutrition Education

This year the U.S. federal government will spend over one billion dollars teaching kids about healthy eating.

December 4, 2007

 

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Addicted to Exercise

Exercise is healthy right? Well, it certainly is for most people, however for others it can become an addiction that does more harm than good.

November 29, 2007

 

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Non-mercury Thermometers

Did you know that many communities have exchange programs that will replace your old mercury filled thermometer with a safer non-mercury one free of charge?

November 13, 2007

 

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Fast Food = Fat Liver

Fatty liver disease occurs when fat builds up around the liver and can damage it permanently. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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