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Unapproved Drugs in “Brain Boosting” Supplements
Many supplements sold to improve memory and thinking contain unapproved drugs usually prescribed for mental disorders and brain injuries.
Help for Aging Joints
There's no cure for osteoarthritis yet, but one antioxidant compound eased knee pain and the need for meds in OA sufferers.
To Retain Muscle Mass, Be Sure to Get Your Vitamin C
We all tend to lose a bit of muscle after 50, but for those who have adequate levels of vitamin C, the loss is not so bad.
Add Nutrition to Your Yearly Checkup
Health depends in large part on diet, but few doctors ask about it. The AHA looked at ways to get a picture of patients' eating habits.
It Pays to Lose
When adults who were obese managed to lose enough weight to bring their BMIs into the overweight range, their mortality risk dropped by 54%.
Quarantine is a Recipe for Obesity
The isolation, lack of exercise opportunities and economic hardship related to COVID-19 foster obesity. Here are ways to beat the odds.
A Shortcut to A Healthier Diet
The way a cafeteria is set up can subtly encourage better eating. It's all about distances.
Misleading Whole Grain Claims
Even people with advanced degrees can't figure out the actual whole grain content of various foods. What to look for.
Food Stamps Pay Health Dividends
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance or SNAP program may seem expensive, but its price appears to be offset by savings in healthcare costs.
Vitamin D's Antidepressant Effects
Vitamin D is good for your bones, but taking it does not seem to do much to lift your spirits.
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