Americans Are Eating Healthier, Study Finds
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September 1st, 2014
People in the U.S. are eating healthier now than a decade ago, a new study finds.
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Can Octopuses be Cultivated for Food?
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August 31st, 2014
As the world’s supply of fish diminishes while the number of humans keeps increasing, it seems these creatures would make an ideal mass-produced food for our hungry mouths.
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5 Ways Gut Bacteria Are Good for More Than Just Your Gut
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August 29th, 2014
In your body, the bacteria cells outnumber the human cells, and in recent years, researchers have begun to pay more attention to these microbes and their impact on our health.
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Ebola Outbreak: Do Hazmat Suits Protect Workers, or Just Scare Everyone?
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August 29th, 2014
Wearing full-body hazardous material suits around patients with the Ebola virus may be counterproductive to treating the disease, some researchers say. But other health experts, wary of wearing less protective gear, disagree.
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1 in 10 Packaged Foods Has Trans Fat
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August 28th, 2014
People may be consuming higher amounts of potentially harmful trans fat than they think, as a result of misleading food labels, according to a new study.
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Rapid Response Teams Halve Hospital Heart Attack Deaths
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August 31st, 2014
Detecting and treating patients before they have a cardiac arrest isn’t rocket science, but it’s a life saver.
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Is Coconut Oil Good For You?
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August 29th, 2014
Here's some advice from doctor about consuming coconut oil.
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