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Medical News Today: What to know about essential amino acids

Amino acids help the body maintain optimal health. They are part of many foods, including meat, fish, beans, and nuts. Learn more about essential amino acids here.
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Medical News Today: Top 12 natural remedies for eczema

Many natural remedies can relieve the dry, itchy skin that eczema causes, including aloe vera, coconut oil, special baths, and essential oils. In this article, we discuss the best natural remedies for eczema and how to use them.
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Cancer survivors face stress from steep medical bills

(Reuters Health) - Cancer survivors have higher-than-average rates of medical financial hardship, a U.S. study suggests.
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Medical News Today: Ovarian cancer risk after a hysterectomy

During a hysterectomy, a surgeon removes a person’s uterus. Because the surgeon usually leaves part or all of the ovaries intact, it may still be possible to develop ovarian cancer. However, research suggests that any type of hysterectomy helps reduce a person’s risk of ovarian cancer. Learn more here.
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Medical News Today: The truth about ‘Blue Monday’

Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year — is there any science behind it, or is it just a myth that has gained too much momentum over time?
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Study in WHO journal likens palm oil lobbying to tobacco and alcohol industries

(The original headline of this Jan. 8 story referred to a "WHO study". the study was published in the WHO's journal; it was not authored by the WHO. The headline has been amended to reflect this.)
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Many migraine sufferers wary of alcohol as a headache trigger

(Reuters Health) - - Many migraine sufferers avoid alcohol, saying it can trigger the severe headaches, a survey found.
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Medical News Today: Alzheimer’s: What leads to brain cell damage?

The toxic beta-amyloid protein inactivates a protein that is key to the functioning of the parts of brain cells that receive signals from other cells.
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Medical News Today: Stair-climbing exercise ‘snacks’ boost health

New research finds that quick sessions of vigorous stair climbing, separated by a few hours of recovery, can improve cardiovascular health.
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Swiss team develop ‘microswimmer’ robot to deliver drugs through the body

- A tiny sliver of elastic material swims along inside a narrow tube, coiling up and changing shape in response to the thickness of fluid and the contours of the tube around it as it moves towards its goal.