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Soda Pot?

For many people around the world, coffee, tea and Coca-Cola provide that extra little lift.

 

There is a long history of food and drink that provide some extra effect.

 

But soda pot?

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Blueberries Cut High Blood Pressure Risk

Eating blueberries can reduce risk of high blood pressure, according to new research from Harvard and the University of East Anglia.

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Catch a Bus and Catch a Cold

Scientists in England find that bus or train use can boost the risk of respiratory infections.

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By Jonathan Galland

Tylenol, Benadryl, Sudafed, Sinutab and Rolaids Recall

A new year has begun, but the product recalls continue at McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a troubled unit of Johnson & Johnson.

 

Tylenol is being recalled. Again.

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FDA Warns on Tylenol, Acetaminophen Risks

Deadly Side Effects of Painkillers

 

Like a mid-winter snowstorm, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a flurry of publications on it’s website on the risks of Acetaminophen.

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Elderberry Against Flu

Botanical Illustration of Sambucus nigra from Bilder ur Nordens Flora by Carl Axel Magnus Lindman 1901-1905

Flu season is back, and it’s a good time to look at the research on a supplement of Elderberry fruit (Sambucus nigra) and the flu.

 

While there is no guarantee that any dietary supplement will prevent the flu, there is a lot of very interesting research on how dietary supplements could help reduce the chances of getting flu symptoms.

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