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January 14, 2019

 

Are All Antioxidants The Same?

I've heard a lot about how antioxidants can help prevent disease. Does that mean that I should eat as much antioxidant rich foods as possible?

July 5, 2016

 

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The Artificial Pancreas

Scientists have developed an artificial pancreas that lets diabetics control insulin levels with their smartphone.

February 22, 2016

 

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Coffee Lowers Diabetes Risk

Here's another perk to cofee-drinking: It decreases the risk of Type 2 diabetes!

March 30, 2015

 

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Link Between Memory and Sugar

Blood sugar levels can impair brain health and memory formation.

October 17, 2014

 

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Iron Loading

You could be overdosing on iron without even knowing it, which can cause lethal damage to your heart and liver.

August 6, 2014

 

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Diabetes: The Sweet & Sour Truth

Diabetes is not triggered by eating too much sugar; it's actually caused when the body cannot absorb glucose.

February 6, 2014

 

Eating less meat, cutting back on supplements and donating blood are all good ways to avoid overdoing it in the iron department.

Iron Loading

Iron is necessary to maintaining a healthy body, but did you know too much can actually be dangerous?

October 13, 2011

 

The Dawn Of Agriculture (And Health Problems)

According to many studies, the rise of agriculture coincided with declines in human height and overall health.

August 31, 2011

 

Which Is Healthier: Standing Or Sitting

There's mounting evidence that long stretches of inactivity are not good for you, even if you're not overweight and seem basically healthy.

April 12, 2011

 

What Is The Connection Between Snoring And Metabolic Syndrome?

Snoring can be a red flag for diseases like heart disease, stroke, and diabetes.

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