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Most older Americans have multiple chronic health conditions.


But a new Yale University study reveals that many of them are being treated with drugs that work at odds with each other.

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Team sport is not just fun, but healthy too, especially for women going through menopause.


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Eating foods that contain vitamin C may reduce your risk of stroke, reports a new study to be presented at the upcoming American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting.

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Dr. Akira Sekikawa, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Eating fish to your heart’s content could help you ward off heart disease, a study by the University of Pittsburgh has found.


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By Dr. Ronald Hoffman


It’s long been established that the Mediterranean Diet, rich in unrefined olive oil, confers major cardiovascular benefits.


While it’s been thought that the monounsaturated fats in olive oil were responsible, new research suggests Continue reading »


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A pet in the family is more than a companion, it can help nurture positive social skills in young adults.


Tufts University research has found that young adults who care for an animal may have stronger social relationships and connection to their communities.

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