Smoking at record lows in New York

Smoking at record lows in New York

New York has successfully achieved a record low rate of smoking with only 14.2 percent of people smoking.

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February 21, 2018

Comparing low-fat and low-carb diets finds little difference

Father’s age can affect offspring lifespan, mice study shows

February 20, 2018

How does the father’s age at conception affect his children? Researchers at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Disease… more

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February 19, 2018

Older males could live longer with light intensity exercise, study suggests

February 20, 2018

A new study published online in the British Journal of Sports Medicine implies that older men could lower… more

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February 19, 2018

New genetic risk score could help guide screening decisions for prostate cancer

February 20, 2018

One of the biggest challenges in treating prostate cancer is distinguishing men who have aggressive and… more

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February 19, 2018

Father’s stress affects the brain development of offspring, mice study shows

February 19, 2018

New research in mice has found that a father’s stress affects the brain development of his offspring. This… more

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February 18, 2018

Ultra-processed foods linked to increased risk of cancers

Ultra-processed foods linked to increased risk of cancers

A new study by French researchers links ultra-processed food consumption and cancer. Ultra-processed foods include mass produced chicken and… more

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February 15, 2018

FDA approves new treatment for non-metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer

February 15, 2018

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Erleada (apalutamide) for the treatment of… more

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February 14, 2018

PFA in food grade items of daily use linked to obesity and weight gain

PFA in food grade items of daily use linked to obesity and weight gain

A new study from researchers at Harvard University has shown that certain chemicals used in consumer products as well as industrial… more

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February 13, 2018

Eating faster linked to obesity

Eating faster linked to obesity

A new study has thrown light on several eating habits that could be linked to obesity. Notable among these are speed of eating, eating after dinner snacks and eating… more

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February 13, 2018