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July 28, 2014

 

Yum! Check out these chocolate treats!

The Health Benefits Of Chocolate

Recent studies have found that chocolate very well may have health benefits.

July 29, 2013

 

What is your favorite type of nut?

Nuts, Nuts, Good for Your Heart

Are nuts an overly fatty food or healthy snack?

June 18, 2013

 

Are you ready for some veggies?

Gorillas Are Being Put On Diets

Many gorillas in zoos are overweight and dying of heart disease in their twenties and thirties when they could live to be twice that age.

May 7, 2013

 

Do you express your emotions?

Express Yourself And Live Longer

Here's an interesting fact: Italians and Spaniards live nearly two years longer, on average, than people who live in England.

July 4, 2012

 

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Leg Cramps Like Clockwork

If you get bad leg cramps, it could be a sign of serious heart disease.

April 20, 2012

 

Hmm, healthy chocolate? We're skeptical.

Are Antioxidants The Fountain Of Youth?

Reading ads for antioxidant supplements, you'd think you'd found the fountain of youth. What are antioxidants and how do they work?

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.

May 18, 2009

 

Clean Air, Longer Lives

What's so important about having clean air and reducing air pollution? Find out on this Moment of Science.

June 18, 2007

 

Garlic, Revealed

Everyone knows that garlic is good for you. It lowers cholesterol, prevents cancer and heart disease, and even makes mosquito bites stop itching...right?

November 30, 2006

 

Nanotech Plaque Busters

We all indulge in fried foods once in a while, so scientists are trying to find a way to help combat bad cholesterol.

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