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Is Laughter the Best Medicine?

The best medicine? No. Any sort of medicine at all? Well, that one is at least debatable. It’s hard to get funding for work that examines the health effects of humor, but there are some studies out there that show

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3 Cups Of Coffee Daily Could Improve Heart Function, Study Finds

The effects of beverages such as coffee and tea are widely studied but still not clearly understood. Recently, the decision to have coffee carry cancer warning labels was met with mixed responses from experts and the general public. Adding another

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3 Ways to Tell Whether You Have Allergies or a Cold

It happens to everyone sooner or later. You’re either too congested to breathe or you have to plug your nose with tissues while sleeping to avoid dripping onto your pillow. It’s not serious enough to see a doctor, but you’re

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5 Surprising Things That Could Be Triggering Your Headaches

A screaming kid, a looming deadline, a smelly car—all annoying, but also potential headache triggers. Check out this list to help figure out why your noggin is throbbing. Pickled, aged, smoked, or marinated foods Tyramine, a naturally occurring compound that

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Dark Chocolate Good For Eyes

Did you know that dark chocolate might be temporarily good for your eyes? It is already known that it can improve your blood flow for a short while and the lead study author, Dr. Jeff Rabin of the University of

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Baths vs. Exercise

Lying In A Long Hot Bath Burns As Many Calories As A 30 Minute Walk   Researchers from the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine at the University of Loughborough in the United Kingdom have found that men who

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Is It Better to Skip Dinner or Eat Right Before You Go to Bed?

It’s kinda late…but you’re kinda hungry. At this point, which is the healthier option—eating before bed or skipping dinner altogether? We’ve all heard the warnings over the years: Your metabolism goes on strike overnight, so you shouldn’t eat too close

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An Experimental Weight Loss Procedure Literally Freezes Hunger Signals

In a new pilot study, doctors have shown that freezing the nerve that carries hunger signals to the brain may be able to lower a person’s appetite and help them lose weight. Dieting is difficult, and most people who try

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Yes, Parents Do Play Favorites—And Often Love Their Youngest Kid Best

As much as we’d like to believe that parents love all of their children equally, some parents do, apparently, love their youngest best, according to The Independent. A recent survey from the parenting website Mumsnet and its sister site, the

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Coffee and Tea Aren’t Actually Dehydrating.

When you want to quench your thirst, you probably don’t reach for a steaming cup of coffee or tea. But despite what you’ve heard, coffee and caffeinated tea are not dehydrating, experts say. It’s true that caffeine is a mild

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6 Habits of People Who Age Well

Exercise, diet—even attitude—can be as important as genetics when it comes to growing old gracefully. “Old age,” as Bette Davis once said, “is no place for sissies.” But that doesn’t mean you need to chicken out. Sure, growing older affects

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Red Wine Health Benefits

Alcohol is the Goldilocks of the nutrition world. Too much can be destructive to your health, raising your blood pressure and your risk of developing several kinds of cancer. Too little may hold you back from some of the benefits

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“Healthy” Foods Nutritionists Say Are a Waste of Money

You can probably guess that bagels, soda, candy, and potato chips rarely make it into a nutritionist’s grocery basket. But some of the other items they refuse to eat may surprise you. Don’t waste your money on these supposedly good-for-you products,

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The Best Ways to Avoid Germs While Flying

The weeks you spent avoiding sniffling colleagues around the water cooler can seem all for naught the moment you board a plane during cold and flu season. But as Travel + Leisure points out, having a few of these proactive

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Go Ahead, Sneeze

LONDON Tempted to stifle a loud or untimely sneeze? Let it out instead, doctors in England warned Monday based on the very unusual case of a man who ruptured the back of his throat when he tried to suppress a

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