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New study looks at diet soda’s link to dementia
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New study looks at diet soda’s link to dementia

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
April 20, 2017, 7:02 PM| A new study reveals diet soda drinkers have a higher risk of suffering from dementia. The Framingham Heart study found that people who drink at least one artificially sweetened beverage a day had more...
Diet soda study looks at dementia, heart risks
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Diet soda study looks at dementia, heart risks

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
Much has been written about the health risks of sugar-sweetened beverages; research has linked sugary drinks to a number of serious health risks, including obesity, heart disease, diabetes, and an early death. Now, new research...
Don’t give kids medicine with these 2 painkillers, FDA warns
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Don’t give kids medicine with these 2 painkillers, FDA warns

April 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
The FDA is warning against children under 12 taking either tramadol or codeine, an ingredient in some prescription cough syrups and pain medications. Getty Images/iStockphoto Parents shouldn’t give their children any...
Hernandez atty: Family wants to donate brain for research
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Hernandez atty: Family wants to donate brain for research

April 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
Jose Baez accused the medical examiner’s office of misconduct for not yet releasing the former NFL star’s brain to Boston University’s CTE...
Could young blood revive memory in the aging brain?
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Could young blood revive memory in the aging brain?

April 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
Blood from human umbilical cords appears to have helped reverse memory loss in aging...
Wounded vet frustrated with weeks-long delays in local VA
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Wounded vet frustrated with weeks-long delays in local VA

April 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
Life on prostethics was never going to be easy for Marine Sergeant Major Raymond Mackey. Making things more difficult are the delays he experiences when attempting to get treatment from the VA. He and his family have endured...