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An egg a day might reduce your risk of heart disease, study says

CNN - 6 hours ago
(CNN) Eating an egg a day may lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, a study of more than 400,000 adults in China suggests. Daily egg eaters had an 18% lower risk of dying from cardiovascular...

Unnecessary and accidental use of ADHD drugs increases over 60%, study suggests

CNN - 21 hours ago
(CNN) Exposure to common medications used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has increased by more than 60% in US children and adolescents, according to a new study. The study,...

Ebola outbreak in Congo: What you need to know

IRINnews.org - 9 hours ago
The Democratic Republic of Congo has begun to administer an experimental vaccine to halt the spread of the Ebola virus in Mbandaka, a major transport hub that is home to more than one million people...

Scientists have figured out exactly how much you need to exercise to slow your heart's aging process

Quartz - 7 hours ago
So there's good news and there's bad news. The good news is there are steps you can take to slow your heart's aging process, increasing the chances of living a long, healthy, fruitful...

Ultra-Clean Homes Can Trigger Childhood Cancer, Study Finds

CBS Denver - 7 hours ago
LONDON (CBS Local) – A groundbreaking study into what triggers cancer has found that children who are “too hygienic” and are kept away from other kids were at greater risk for developing...

Nipah virus claims three lives in India, more than 40 being tested

CNN - 13 hours ago
New Delhi (CNN) Three people in the southern Indian state of Kerala have died of the Nipah virus. Two brothers in their late 20s and their aunt, 50, died from the virus in Kozikhode district,...

Suicide rates for black children twice that of white children, new data show

Washington Post - 12 hours ago
This post has been updated. African American children are taking their lives at roughly twice the rate of their white counterparts, according to a new study that shows a widening gap between the two...

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