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Could a Microbe in Your Gut Help You Lose Weight?

One bacteria is linked to lower levels of blood sugar, insulin and fat, researchers say.

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Can Too Much Sitting Make You Anxious?

It's possible, according to new research linking a sedentary lifestyle with mental well-being.

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Any Added Sugar Is Bad Sugar, Some Experts Contend

They see table sugar, honey as unhealthy as high-fructose corn syrup.

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High School Football Players May Be at Doubled Risk of Migraine

Head injuries likely play a role in these headaches, second study suggests.

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The Doctor Who Does Your Colonoscopy Matters

Those with higher polyp detection rates prevent more cancers, save more lives, study says.

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FDA Says No More to Artificial Trans Fats in Food

Agency gives manufacturers three years to remove them from all foods sold to Americans.

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How to Reduce Scars After Cuts and Scrapes

Petroleum jelly may be your best ally against unsightly scars.

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U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day

Under-hydration can pose real health risks for children, study authors say.

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Car Crash Risk Doubles for New Users of Sleeping Pills

Sedatives may cause you to catch some zzz's while driving. Not good.

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Popular Heartburn Meds Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Attack

But don't stop taking proton pump inhibitors based on this study, expert says

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Another Tick-Borne Illness Documented in Northeast

Northerners look out! You may get more than just Lyme disease from ticks.

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Special Diets, Supplements Not Always Helpful for Kids With Autism

They may cause nutrition deficiencies and other problems.

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Sharing a Bathroom With Many Others? Beware of Your Toothbrush

College students brush with more than they expected in shared dorm life.

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Stimulant Usage Among Teens Starts Before College, Study Finds

Efforts to prevent illegal use should begin in middle school.

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Office Workers, On Your Feet!

Can't seem to get enough exercise? Try standing more.