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Exposure to pollutants, increased free-radical damage speeds up aging

Every day, our bodies face a bombardment of UV rays, ozone, cigarette smoke, industrial chemicals and other hazards. This exposure can lead to free-radical production in our bodies, which damages our DNA and tissues. A new study from West Virginia University researcher Eric E. Kelley—in collaboration with the University of Minnesota—suggests that unrepaired DNA damage […]

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What works best to ease migraines?

A new research review offers good news for migraine sufferers: There are more pain-relieving options than ever. In an analysis of over 100 published studies, researchers found that several drug classes showed good evidence that they ease the pain of a migraine-in-progress. Some of those medications have only become available in the past few years, […]

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EU moves to pre-COVID normal as cases spike in Moscow

The EU on Wednesday agreed to lift coronavirus restrictions for US travellers as Western countries moved toward a return to pre-COVID life, but in a stark reminder that the global pandemic was far from over, Moscow ordered mandatory jabs over a “dramatic” rise in infections. The United States was among eight countries and territories added […]

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EU moves to pre-COVID normal as cases spike in Moscow

The EU on Wednesday agreed to lift coronavirus restrictions for US travellers as Western countries moved toward a return to pre-COVID life, but in a stark reminder that the global pandemic was far from over, Moscow ordered mandatory jabs over a “dramatic” rise in infections. The United States was among eight countries and territories added […]

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FDA approves first drug to treat Alzheimer's patients since 2003

FDA approves first drug to treat Alzheimer’s patients since 2003 despite controversy over mixed clinical trial results On Monday, the FDA approved aducanumab, which was developed by Biogen Inc, to treat Alzheimer’s disease The drug removes amyloid beta proteins from the brain and could slow down patients’ cognitive decline  Aducanumab is not only the first drug […]

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Menopause before 40 tied to higher stroke risk

Early menopause could mean an increased risk of stroke caused by blocked blood vessels, according to a new study. Yet for each year of menopause delay, stroke risk fell by 2%. Stroke is the second-leading cause of death worldwide, and women have a 4% higher lifetime stroke risk than men. Some studies show women who […]

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Six Incredible Hacks to Help You Get Up in the Morning

If there is one thing people hate the most, it’s getting up early in the morning. It’s all thanks to a messed-up circadian rhythm of the body, or the body’s clock. You see, our body’s circadian rhythm does not consider a day to be 24-hours long and readjusts according to need. So, staying up that […]