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Tick saliva could be the key to fighting a dangerous heart condition

Ticks could hold the secret to treating this heart condition.

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The Long-Term Health Effects of Marijuana Use Revealed in New Study

Smoking marijuana will give you bad gums, a new study found.
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An Ingredient in Beer Called Xanthohumol Could Help Fight Obesity

We knew it was good for us.

Lonely People May Be More Prone to Heart Attacks

Loneliness kills.
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Cholesterol Myths Debunked, So You Can Consume Copious Amounts of Brunch Eggs

The biggest myths about cholesterol, debunked.

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The 3-Day Diet: Lose Weight By Eating 5 Saltine Crackers and a Hard-Boiled Egg ... Yay

Crash diets are a fad. Also, the military probably doesn't eat like this.
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Why Skipping Breakfast is Wreaking Havoc on Your Health

Skipping breakfast may have health consequences.
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5 Healthy Habits You Should Adopt Right Now

Because we can't all be like Parks and Recreation's Chris Traeger
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Is Red Wine Good for You? Here's What Science Tells Us About Imbibing

There are two camps to this debate.
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New York Will Be the First US City to Put Salt Warnings on Restaurant Menus

Beginning Dec. 1, look for a white salt shaker inside a black triangle.

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It's Official: Americans Love Red Wine — And That's a Good Thing

If Americans are turning into winos, at least they're making the right choice.

Science Has Some Excellent News for Wine Drinkers

Although there is one important caveat.
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World Health Day 2013: 5 Ways to Prevent High Blood Pressure

World Health Day 2013 may be over, but its emphasis on preventing high blood pressure remains important. Here are some ways to avoid getting HBP.
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10 Ultra-Healthy, Environmentally Friendly Reasons You Should Eat Grass Fed Beef

The fear of red meat in the media is misguided. We should be avoiding meat that has been poorly raised, and turning to sustainably raised, grassfed meat.

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Will Chocolate Help You Lose Weight?

Chocolate is definitely tasty. But if you need a science-y reason to eat a candy bar, you're still out of luck.