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5 of the Healthiest Granola Bars, According to Nutrition Experts

Granola bars make on-the-go eating efficient, but are they actually healthy? Usually not—even though most people think so. A 2016 New York Times survey of about 2,000 Americans and 672 nutritionists revealed that while more than 70% of Americans described … Continue reading

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Health Experts Are Worried About a Huge Rise in Smoking in Movies

Depictions of people using tobacco in top-grossing movies grew by 80% from 2015 to 2016, according to a new study. The report, published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, found tobacco use in movies jumped up a total … Continue reading

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Zika Was Spreading Long Before Experts Realized It

The Zika virus, which has caused thousands of cases of the severe birth defect microcephaly in infants, was circulating in South America for months before infections were detected, according to a new study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The … Continue reading

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Health Experts Slam Trump’s New Proposed Budget

Public health experts are expressing serious concern about the White House’s proposed 2018 budget, which would substantially cut funding to key government health agencies and programs. Under the proposed plan, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which provide funding for … Continue reading

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Experts Change Their Minds About Prostate Cancer Screening

An influential government health task force now says that the benefits of getting screened for prostate cancer may slightly outweigh the risks. For that reason, the U.S Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) is advising men to discuss with their doctors … Continue reading

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Experts Determine Out How to Retrieve ‘Lost’ Memories

Mice certainly aren&rsquot men, but they can teach us a whole lot about recollections. And in the most recent experiments, mice are helping to solve a prolonged-simmering discussion about what takes place to &#8220lost&#8221 memories. Are they wiped out permanently, … Continue reading

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