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Researchers Find Potential Link Between Air Pollution And Alzheimer’s Disease

Air pollution may be contributing to the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, especially for people living in cities. A new study found tiny magnetic particles from air pollution could enter the human brain and increase the production of free radicals. Scientists believe there is a distinct possibility these free radicals could accelerate certain brain diseases like Alzheimer’s. After analyzing the brain ...

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Testosterone Study: Researchers Find Little Results In Men Using Low Testosterone Boosters

A low testosterone treatment study found no significant improvement in the sex lives, strength, or mood of a group of male participants. The results of the government-sponsored research is the first one to provide proof as to whether some popular “low-t” booster supplements actually help with low sex drive, lack of energy, and other age-related problems. As reported by Fox ...

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ADHD In Girls Leads To Higher Obesity Rates According To Mayo Clinic Researchers

ADHD in girls can lead to obesity in adulthood, according to a new study. Young girls who suffer from attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder during childhood are twice as likely to be obese later on in life. Researchers looked at the medical records of 336 children diagnosed with ADHD born between 1976 and 1982, then compared them to 665 kids of the ...

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Magic Mushrooms And LSD Could Curb Domestic Violence, Researchers Say

Magic mushrooms and LSD have the potential to curb domestic violence, specifically intimate partner violence, or IPV, according to researchers from the University of British Columbia and the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health. Associate Professor Dr. Peter S. Hendricks says hallucinogens such as psilocybin, which is found in magic mushrooms, and LSD likely have therapeutic potential ...

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Dr. Oz’ ‘Magic Weight-Loss Cure’: Diet Pill Study Was Bogus Researchers Reveal

If you were thinking of trying Dr. Oz’s “magic weight-loss cure” of green coffee bean extract, don’t waste your money. The researchers responsible for the only scientific study backing up the television doctor’s claim released a statement today saying the study was bogus. Science watchdog website Retraction Watch reported that the two researchers who were paid to write the 2012 ...

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Harvard researchers grow insulin-producing stem cells

Brooks HaysCAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 9 (UPI) — Researchers came upon a new way to transform stem cells into beta cells that respond to glucose levels and produce insulin to help diabetics break down sugar. Latest News – UPI.com

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