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Exercise at high levels increases risk of hardening of the arteries

Exercise at high levels increases risk of hardening of the arteries

White men who exercise at high levels have greater risk for plaque buildup in arteries

White men who exercise at high levels have greater risk for plaque buildup in arteries

New study examines link between sleep and weight management

New study examines link between sleep and weight management

IU study finds homicide as top cause for potential years of life lost among black Americans

IU study finds homicide as top cause for potential years of life lost among black Americans

Obesity rates among children and adolescents have increased ten-fold over the last four decades

Obesity rates among children and adolescents have increased ten-fold over the last four decades

Breakfast omission does not lead to overeating in teenage girls, study finds

Breakfast omission does not lead to overeating in teenage girls, study finds

Tai Chi may improve exercise behaviors in high-risk heart attack patients

Tai Chi may improve exercise behaviors in high-risk heart attack patients

Exposure to air pollution on route to school can decrease working memory growth, study reveals

Exposure to air pollution on route to school can decrease working memory growth, study reveals

Researchers identify intervention strategies to curb consumption of energy drinks

Researchers identify intervention strategies to curb consumption of energy drinks

Air pollution exposure on the way to school can have harmful effects on children's cognitive development

Air pollution exposure on the way to school can have harmful effects on children's cognitive development

Multiple sensory losses predict morbidity and mortality in older adults

Multiple sensory losses predict morbidity and mortality in older adults

High-intensity training guarantees a level of displeasure, says Iowa State professor

High-intensity training guarantees a level of displeasure, says Iowa State professor

Obesity plays key role in blood poisoning

Obesity plays key role in blood poisoning

Exercising for just one hour a week can prevent depression, study finds

Exercising for just one hour a week can prevent depression, study finds

Columbia University receives $9.6 million NIH grant for ME/CFS research center

Columbia University receives $9.6 million NIH grant for ME/CFS research center

Research examines how changes in daily step count are linked to variations in BMI

Research examines how changes in daily step count are linked to variations in BMI

Positive mood on the day of flu jab can increase its protective effect, research finds

Positive mood on the day of flu jab can increase its protective effect, research finds

Drinking three or more cups of coffee a day linked to reduced mortality risk in HIV-HCV patients

Drinking three or more cups of coffee a day linked to reduced mortality risk in HIV-HCV patients

Study suggests frequent blood donation as feasible and safe option for donors

Study suggests frequent blood donation as feasible and safe option for donors

Study: 30 minutes of exercise 5 days a week linked to lower risk of death, cardiovascular disease

Study: 30 minutes of exercise 5 days a week linked to lower risk of death, cardiovascular disease