CBC (Dec. 16, 2013) Most vitamins such as antioxidants don't help to prevent cancer, heart disease and dementia, and some supplements could be harmful, say doctors who advise people to stop wasting their money on the ... watch video
Howdini (July 8, 2014) Making Green juice is a great way to get your daily dose of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Howdini shares a simple recipe that can be made at home in your blender!
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AP (Nov. 11, 2015) Many cancer treatments have a dark side _ they can damage the heart. New research suggests this risk can be lowered in women with breast tumors if they take a heart drug as a preventive measure ... watch video
Odyssey Networks (Aug. 15, 2014) The death by suicide of Robin Williams earlier this week shocked his fans around the world. It also focused attention on suicide and the discomfort we all feel about the disease that leads to it. ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (Sep. 30, 2013) 80% of meals in Laos consist of rice, which is rich in calories but poor in nutrients. This one-sided diet creates a lack of vitamins and minerals essential for healthy development.
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Howdini (Oct. 8, 2013) It's a given that calcium and vitamin D are important for strong bones. But what are the other benefits? Dr. Andrew Weil shares the health impact of calcium and vitamin D, the recommended doses and ... watch video
AFP (July 9, 2015) Aid workers in the capital of the deeply poor Central African Republic give malnourished children sardines and spirulina, a food supplement derived from algae and rich in protein and vitamins.
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AP (Mar. 25, 2013) Have a heart problem? There is a good chance it can be fixed non-surgically. Procedures that push tiny tools and tubes through blood vessels are reducing the need for open heart surgery and ... watch video
Feb. 3, 2016 Depression is a serious issue for expecting mothers. Left untreated, depression could have implications for a fetus's health. But treating the disease during pregnancy may carry health risks for the ... read more
Feb. 2, 2016 The risk of a child breaking a bone can depend upon their ethnicity and where they live in the UK, according to a new study. An analysis of the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink database found ... read more
Feb. 1, 2016 Using nanoparticles to engineer a special drug, a team of researchers has demonstrated in mice a new way to both reduce preterm birth and avoid the risks of medication in pregnancy to unborn ... read more
Feb. 1, 2016 Epidemiologic data from non-pregnant women has linked poor sleep with obesity and weight gain. The researchers in this study set out to determine the relationship between objectively measured sleep ... read more
Feb. 3, 2016 The widespread belief that radiation from X rays, CT scans and other medical imaging can cause cancer is based on an unproven, decades-old theoretical model, according to a ... read more
Apr. 20, 2015 While dietary supplements may be advertised to promote health, new research shows a link between consumption of over-the-counter supplements and increased cancer risk, if the supplements are taken in ... read more
Nov. 12, 2014 Taking vitamin B12 and folic acid supplements may not reduce the risk of memory and thinking problems after all, according to a new study. The study is one of the largest to date to test long-term ... read more