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Gabriel Luna Shows You How to Get Terminator Tough

While the heroes of the upcoming sci-fi action blockbuster Terminator: Dark Fate all have tough tasks to accomplish to save the future, you could argue that none of the characters have as intimidating a challenge as Gabriel Luna, the actor. Luna plays the film’s big bad, the Terminator Rev-9, a new kind of shape-shifting killer […]

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The Effects These 5 Popular Drugs Put On Your Body & Mind Will Shock You

Do you feel relaxed after having a drink? Does smoking marijuana calm your nerves? Well, if you have ever wondered why it happens, read on. The drugs we normally use affect our body and mind in some amazing but unnatural ways. The chemicals in substances like alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, and even prescription drugs affect us […]

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Dr WILLIAM LI picks the items that will help you fight diseases

Foods that really can boost your immunity: Dr WILLIAM LI picks the items that will help you fight specific conditions and diseases US Doctor Dr William Li says there are foods which defend against cancer Immune system overactivity can cause type 1 diabetes and multiple sclerosis  His research shows foods for boosting the body’s resilience […]

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How You Can Join Health Magazine for the Birth Control Conversation We Need to Have

Birth control should be simple, right? If only. Navigating all the options and finding the right one for you can be daunting. And when your life changes—you lose your health insurance, for example, or you settle into a relationship—your birth control often needs to change as well. No wonder close to half of all pregnancies every year […]

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Thinking of seeing a psychologist? Here’s how to choose the therapy best for you

In any year, one in five Australians will experience symptoms of a mental illness. While drug treatments are widely used and can be effective, they sometimes come with troubling side-effects such as weight gain, headaches, and fatigue. Talking therapies can be just as effective for a number of mental health conditions including anxiety and depression, […]

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You Don't Look Sick: 'People need to stop tutting when I use a priority seat'

Living with an invisible illness means dealing with symptoms every day – but no one can see them. You Don’t Look Sick is a series that explores what it’s like to live with a hidden condition. Hayley Jordan, 28, is originally from New Zealand but now lives in Manchester. She lives with Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) […]

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Laser for glaucoma, a painless blast of light to stop you going blind

Me and my operation: Laser for glaucoma, a painless blast of light to stop you going blind A laser could end the inconvenience of eye drops for glaucoma.  Guy Staniforth, 62, a project engineer from Greenwich in South-East London, tells ADRIAN MONTI about having the op. THE PATIENT Eye appointments have been part of my […]

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Who you see matters: Stroke patients benefit more from observing their own hand movements during therapy

Japanese scientists at Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT) have found that for stroke patients, observing their own hand movements in a video-assisted therapy—as opposed to someone else’s hand—could enhance brain activity and speed up rehabilitation. Their findings were first made available online in May and published in the July 7, 2019 issue of […]

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Women Reveal the Real Reason They Text Naked Photos of Themselves—and It Might Surprise You

Sexting naked or suggestive photos to a partner is pretty common these days. But why people sext explicit pics isn't always discussed. Of course, the obvious reason is to heat things up when you're not physically in the same place as your partner. But as one researcher discovered, the exact motives are surprisingly complex. Morgan Johnstonbaugh, a […]

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What happens to your body when you hold in a fart

Gas. Everyone has it, everyone passes it, and it’s nothing to be ashamed of. That doesn’t mean, though, that passing gas is always convenient. There are plenty of places that passing gas could be embarrassing, like in the middle of a crowded elevator or in a business meeting. Farting can be loud, smelly, and if […]