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Your Diet Can Cause Inflammation and Chronic Disease

Your Diet Can Cause Inflammation and Chronic Disease | General Health News | Scoop.it
A new study takes a look at how diet and exercise interventions affect levels of inflammation, which is the root cause of most chronic diseases including type 2 diabetes.
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Top 7 Tips For Healthy Eating On A Budget

Top 7 Tips For Healthy Eating On A Budget | General Health News | Scoop.it
(Healthcastle.com) Healthy eating can put a major drain on the wallet if you're not careful. It is the best investment you'll ever make, but that doesn't mean you can't try and keep it
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Blood Pressure and Probiotics

Blood Pressure and Probiotics | General Health News | Scoop.it
High blood pressure is highly treatable and preventable, but there is one way you might not have known about—and it might be in your fridge right now.
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Cameron Diaz: My Childless Existence Is Not Empty, Yo - Celebrity Health & Fitness

Cameron Diaz: My Childless Existence Is Not Empty, Yo - Celebrity Health & Fitness | General Health News | Scoop.it
Cameron Diaz: My Childless Existence Is Not Empty, Yo
Celebrity Health & Fitness
You don't worry about what men think.” Of course, it's easy to embrace aging when you're as smoking-hot as Diaz. But she works hard to maintain her hot bikini body.
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You Say Tomato—We Say Lycopene, a Protective Carotenoid - The Epoch Times

You Say Tomato—We Say Lycopene, a Protective Carotenoid - The Epoch Times | General Health News | Scoop.it
You Say Tomato—We Say Lycopene, a Protective Carotenoid
The Epoch Times
The levels of carotenoids in your skin are a good indicator of your overall health because the levels parallel the levels of plant-derived phytochemicals in general.
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Food-Drug Interactions

Food-Drug Interactions | General Health News | Scoop.it
Here’s what you need to know about certain food and drug interactions. These combinations can alter the effects of prescription drugs and put your health at risk.
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Processed Foods Banned in Europe But Still Sold in U.S.

Processed Foods Banned in Europe But Still Sold in U.S. | General Health News | Scoop.it
What does it mean for the health of Americans when the foods we eat are banned for sale and consumption in other countries, for fear of health risks? How safe are our food manufacturing processes—and, really, who is protecting us?
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Vitamin D, Risk of Falling, and the Elderly

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As previous evidence has revealed, vitamin D, with or without calcium supplementation, may be able to prevent falls in the elderly.

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Protein and Parkinson’s Disease: Cause and Prevention

Protein and Parkinson’s Disease: Cause and Prevention | General Health News | Scoop.it
After a long search, doctors are closer to figuring out what might cause, and how to stop, Parkinson’s disease—proteins.
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Benefits of Fish Oil Supplements

Benefits of Fish Oil Supplements | General Health News | Scoop.it
Reviewing the benefits of fish oil, Dr. K.J. McLaughlin asks the question: is there any convincing argument why you shouldn’t take this supplement?
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Food Texture and Nutritional Perceptions: Study

Food Texture and Nutritional Perceptions: Study | General Health News | Scoop.it
According to a new study, it appears texture plays a big role in how people perceive the health value and caloric content of food.
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A Natural Way to Deal with Hot Flashes

A Natural Way to Deal with Hot Flashes | General Health News | Scoop.it
For women who are looking for more natural alternatives for reducing hot flashes, there’s one drug-free technique that’s been proven to work.
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Carbohydrates Part of a Healthy Diet

Carbohydrates Part of a Healthy Diet | General Health News | Scoop.it

Dr. Victor Marchione, The Food Doctor, explains why cutting carbs out of your diet as part of a low-carb diet can seriously affect your health.

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American diet 'improving' but remains poor overall

American diet 'improving' but remains poor overall | General Health News | Scoop.it
Consumption of trans fats has fallen, but there is a widening gap in terms of diet quality between rich and poor, according to a new study from Harvard School of Public Health.
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Fasting helps reduce cholesterol, prevent diabetes and increase weight loss - Examiner.com

Fasting helps reduce cholesterol, prevent diabetes and increase weight loss - Examiner.com | General Health News | Scoop.it
Examiner.com Fasting helps reduce cholesterol, prevent diabetes and increase weight loss Examiner.com After discovering that restricted-calorie intake two days a week (500 calories for women; 600 calories for men) had benefits similar to those...
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It's Never Too Late to Start Training | Iron Man Magazine

It's Never Too Late to Start Training | Iron Man Magazine | General Health News | Scoop.it
Numerous have reported that regular physical activity is associated with improved overall health, and midlife exercise is a key anti-aging component. Mark. ... and midlife exercise is a key anti-aging component.
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Top Reasons to Avoid Fad Diets

Top Reasons to Avoid Fad Diets | General Health News | Scoop.it
A new diet seems to hit the mainstream every week promising fast and easy results. But they’re not always safe—and could sabotage your weight goals in the long-run.
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Top 10 Dangers of Processed Foods

Top 10 Dangers of Processed Foods | General Health News | Scoop.it
Here are 10 dangers of consuming processed foods. Maybe you will think twice the next time you bust open that frozen pizza box.
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Sage Herb Improves Memory and Prevent Alzheimer's

Sage Herb Improves Memory and Prevent Alzheimer's | General Health News | Scoop.it
Sage is a great brain food. Eating more sage gives you more acetylcholine, and more acetylcholine means stronger mental function.
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Living a Lively Social Life Can Ward off Dementia

Living a Lively Social Life Can Ward off Dementia | General Health News | Scoop.it
Being social and friendly diminishes feelings of loneliness, which can decrease the risk of developing dementia as you get older.
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Health Benefits of Technology

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It's easy to walk past the kids on the street with their eyes tightly focused on their smartphone screens and wince at the cultural impact of new technology, but the truth is that technology can actually greatly improve your health.

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Having a Hobby Could Improve Your Life

Having a Hobby Could Improve Your Life | General Health News | Scoop.it
A recent report in the Journal of Occupational and Organizational Therapy shows that what people do in their personal time helps them in other areas of their lives as well.
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Tobacco Use in the U.S. from 1964 to Today

Tobacco Use in the U.S. from 1964 to Today | General Health News | Scoop.it
Smoking rates in the U.S. have dropped since 1964, but are we really heeding the warnings?
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6 Nutrients to Prevent Vision Loss

6 Nutrients to Prevent Vision Loss | General Health News | Scoop.it
Six nutrients that proved to protect against progression of macular degeneration and vision loss.
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