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Memory Loss May Be Reversible

Listen here There may be hope for people who suffer from diseases of the brain. Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology were able to bring back memory in mice. The scientists say that memory is not lost. However, memory is unable to be reached because the brain is damaged by diseases like Alzheimer's. This means that memory may be…
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Standing Up Is Important

Listen here There is interesting news this week for people who want to lose weight. Scientists at the University of Missouri have found that people should stand up more if they wish to keep off the extra kilograms. If a person sits down after exercise, his or her body does not burn fat like it would if he or she were standing. Because of…
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Help Your Heart, Brush Your Teeth

Listen here People who take good care of their teeth are less likely to have heart disease, according to a new study at the University of Bristol. Poor dental hygiene causes bleeding gums. This allows bacteria to enter the bloodstream and can lead to heart disease. Dentists recommend that people brush their teeth after each meal, change their…
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Colds and Flu

Listen here Winter is the season when people tend to suffer from colds and influenza. Nevertheless, there are some things a person can do to make his or her…
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The Growing Popularity of Japanese Food

Listen here The Japanese diet is one of the healthiest in the world. Therefore, it is no surprise that Japanese restaurants are sprouting up outside of Japan. Japanese food is low in fat. The Japanese eat lots of rice, vegetables and seafood. The diet is said to help fight against serious illnesses, such as cancer and heart disease. Miso soup,…
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Ha, Ha, Ha! Laughter Can Make You Thinner

Listen here There is good news for people who want to lose weight but do not want to leave their sofa. According to a report in The Telegraph, researchers found that laughing makes the stomach muscles work harder and become stronger. Therefore, if you want to lose weight, one method would be to watch your favorite comedy on television.
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Drink Green Tea for Your Health

Many North Americans have recently discovered what people in Asian countries have known for a long time: drinking green tea is healthy. Studies have shown that green tea has a high percentage of antioxidants, which help keep a person's body healthy. Drinking green tea every day can help in the fight against many serious illnesses, such as heart…
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