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People who cut back on added sugar, refined grains and processed foods lost weight without worrying about calories or portion size.
Older men who participate in moderate physical exercise have a lower risk of death, according to researchers in Britain.
A company said Tuesday that its daily capsules of peanut flour helped sensitize children to nuts in a major study             
The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way
BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - The British government will publish a consultation paper on future agriculture policy "very shortly", Environment Minister Michael Gove said on Tuesday, as farmers dema
Google has developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that can assess someone's risk for heart disease by looking at their retinas.
Kirsty Sharman admits a public order offence after leaving a foul-mouthed note on an ambulance.
A new study shows that both moderate and severe exacerbations in COPD patients are associated with a decline in their physical activity level. Researchers observed that the acute drop in physical acti
Sophia Marshall, from Wychbold, Worcestershire, was just 18 months old when doctors suggested that her devastated parents take her to a hospice to live out her final days in comfort.
There seem to be no easy answers to resolving the growing crisis of rising healthcare costs. But there are a couple of obvious places for health systems to start. Read how St. Louis-based Mercy uses a
LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia's cholera epidemic continues to slow with seven deaths recorded over the last month, Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya said on Tuesday.
A new study investigates whether physical fitness correlates with the fitness of the brain's white matter, home to billions of connections between brain areas.
Officials have told hockey players to fist-bump each other this year at the Winter Olympics rather than shaking hands to prevent transmission of norovirus, which is highly contagious
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Nestle SA will launch its first organic food line in Brazil in the coming weeks, an executive told Reuters, as the world's biggest food company makes a global push to capture gro
The condition is "more common in women" and "can be fatal," Dr. Ashton said.
Trump administration backs less-comprehensive, lower cost health plans in proposed rules
The cookbook author demonstrates recipes from her new book "The 10-Day Belly Slimdown," featuring her short-term diet plan to help you slim down quickly.
(Reuters) - U.S. drug developer Aimmune Therapeutics Inc said on Tuesday its peanut allergy drug met the main goal of an eagerly awaited late-stage study, sending its shares up 18 percent premarket.
New figures show there were 7,800 fewer deaths than expected among people being admitted to hospitals.
Grocery chain Albertsons said it will buy the remaining more than 2,500 Rite Aid pharmacies that aren’t being sold to Walgreens Boots Alliance

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