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'Planetary Health Diet': Scientists Say Cutting Red Meat, Sugar Can Save Lives And The PlanetAn international team of scientists has developed a diet it says can improve health while ensuring sustainable food production to reduce further damage to the planet.
The Bacteria In Your Nose Could Protect You From The FluCould the bacteria that live in your nose and throat help protect you from the flu?
A Birth Control Skin Patch? Doctors Say It Could Be In The FutureResearchers are designing a new birth control option for women that would not require a visit to the doctor.
Replacing Sitting With 30 Minutes Of Any Activity Could Prolong LifeThis study shows that just a few minutes out of your seat could prolong your life.
Experimental Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise In Multiple SclerosisA new study finds a single stem cell transplant could stop or delay symptoms better than some medications.
New Tool Calculates Breast Cancer Risk With Greater PrecisionAn online calculator that could enable doctors to more accurately predict a patient's chance of developing breast cancer.
Poor Sleep Linked To Dangerous Plaque Buildup In ArteriesMost of us do not get enough quality sleep. Now another study shows how that may affect heart health.
Does The Squatty Potty Work? Study Finds Toilet Stool Could Solve Bowel IssuesNew research shows having a toilet stool in the bathroom really could solve common bowel issues.
Odds Of Dying From Accidental Opioid Overdose In US Surpass Those Of Dying In Car AccidentThe grim finding comes from the National Safety Council.
High-Fiber Diet Linked To Lower Risk Of Death And Chronic IllnessA fiber-rich diet was linked to a lower risk of stroke, diabetes and heart disease.