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Lifelong Female Exercisers Benefit from Better Muscle Function

Exercising throughout a woman’s life may help preserve muscle power during the aging process, according to recent research. 

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Macular Degeneration: Another Reason To Stop Eating Fatty Foods

It turns out that a Western dietary pattern, one defined as high in consumption of red and processed meat, fried food, refined grains and high-fat dairy, may be a risk factor for developing late macular degeneration.

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A Decade in Review: 7 Healthcare Breakthroughs

From bench to bedside, these breakthroughs have opened up possibilities beyond what was thought was possible decades ago.

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Fish Oil Supplements No Effect On Anxiety, Depression

Omega-3 fats have little or no effect on anxiety and depression according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

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Will You Get Dementia? Many May Not Understand Their Risk

Many older American adults may inaccurately estimate their chances for developing dementia and do useless things to prevent it, new research suggests.

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Can Cats Improve Mental State And Health?

Foster cats are being placed with people 60 and older, and researchers are evaluating the impact of the companionship.

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