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Cellphone Use May Cause Cancer, Says WHO

June 1, 2011

Cellphone Use May Cause Cancer, Says WHO

By: MARLOWE HOOD PARIS, FRANCE Cellphone users may be at increased risk from brain cancer and should use SMSing and hands-free devices to reduce exposure, the World Health Organisation's cancer experts said. Radio-frequency electromagnetic fields generated by such devices are "possibly carcinogenic to humans", the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) more...

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Dutch Cucumbers the Cause of German Deaths?

May 31, 2011

Dutch Cucumbers the Cause of German Deaths?

According to the European Commission the cause of the outbreak of the virulent form of the E.Coli bacteria, EHEC which resulted in the deaths of 14 people in Germany and the sickness of hundreds lies in a batch of Dutch cucumbers. The Dutch Food safety body disagrees. The Telegraaf reported that the body examined the grounds where the suspicious produce grows, but more...

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Deadly EHEC Virus Hits Holland

May 27, 2011

Deadly EHEC Virus Hits Holland

The EHEC virus, a virulent form of the E. Coli bacteria, has medical professionals and consumers on the alarm. According to the public health body RIVM one person of Dutch origin has been hospitalized after becoming infected with the bacteria while in Germany. Three people have died in Germany in the past week because of the virus: two women in their 80s and one woman more...

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Genetically Modified Mosquitoes May Reduce Cases of Malaria

April 21, 2011

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes May Reduce Cases of Malaria

Scientists hope to reduce the number of cases of malaria by changing the DNA of wild mosquitoes. According to the World Health Organisation’s 2010 report, there are indications that some African countries (9) have stepped up measures to combat the disease through the procurement of antimalarial medicines through public health services. Still, access to treatment and more...

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What Are The Best Chinese Herbs For Boosting The Immune System?

March 24, 2011

What Are The Best Chinese Herbs For Boosting The Immune System?

Traditional Chinese herbs and the Chinese medicinal formulas have a long history associated with it. Till date, Traditional Chinese Medicine formulas have been doing a fairly well for the overall health and benefit of the human body and mind, and the best has been its role in developing the immune system. There are people who have been suffering from a lower immune more...

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Type 2 Diabetes

March 24, 2011

Type 2 Diabetes

A group of researchers in the Cardiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute in Sweden, set out to discover how diabetics who had suffered a heart attack responded to various kinds of treatments. The results of their work were published in the February 2011 publication of the journal Diabetologia. One thousand one hundred and forty-five patients with more...

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Tips for Dental Health

March 24, 2011

Tips for Dental Health

Dental health is vital for your tooth as well as for your body health. If you don't focus on the dental hygiene, your mouth will accumulate many bacteria which will enter into your internal organs and cause more serious disease to your whole body. In traditional Chinese medicine theory, tooth has a close relationship with visceral organs. Some dental diseases such as more...

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11 Easy Ways to Lose Weight in 2 Weeks

March 24, 2011

11 Easy Ways to Lose Weight in 2 Weeks

Looking for easy ways to lose weight and in 2 weeks? Below are 11 surefire ways you can do now to lose your weight now- Easy Ways to Lose Weight in 2 Weeks 1. Beware scale obsession - weight should come off slowly - a half pound to one pound a week - as a result of cutting junk calories while fueling your body properly for the next workout and recovery. Think of more...

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