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Adding Friendly Bacteria To Skin Lotion Wards Off Bad Germs

Bacteria live on everyone’s skin, and new research shows some friendly germs produce natural antibiotics that ward off their disease-causing cousins. Now scientists are mixing the good bugs into lotions in hopes of spreading protection.

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Is Running Really Good For The Heart?

For many people, from avid runners to weekend warriors, it’s almost time to lace up your shoes and dust off those training plans.

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Want To Live Past 100? Centenarians Share Secrets Of Knee Bends And Nips Of Scotch

Gertrude Siegel is 101 and hears it all the time. “Everyone says ‘I want to be just like you.’ I tell them to get in line,” she said.

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Brain Changes Make Some Older Adults More Vulnerable to Scams

They are able to balance their checkbooks. They can remember and evaluate information. Their personalities are normal, and their arithmetic is fine.

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Why Many Exit The Hospital With Opiod Prescription

It’s a common scenario: Someone checks into a hospital for surgery or an illness and leaves with a prescription for an opioid painkiller, opening the door to long-term use and dependence.

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Beauty Industry Hopes You’re Ready to Replace Moisturizer With a Pill

The makeup industry is trying to convince women that looking good on the outside starts from within; but it’s unclear whether the products they’re trying to hawk are safe and effective.

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