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Medical News Today: Novel, implantable device 'could slow, reverse heart failure'

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:00
A new, implantable device - called C-Pulse - has proved effective in improving quality of life and mobility for heart failure patients, and even reversed the condition for some.

Medical News Today: Heavy metal poisoning: probiotic could protect children, pregnant women

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:00
Researchers have developed a new kind of probiotic yogurt to protect against the effects of mercury and arsenic poisoning among pregnant women in a polluted region of Tanzania.

Medical News Today: Your daily sandwich may be chewing up nearly 50% of your sodium allowance

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:00
According to a new study, 49% of American adults eat a sandwich each day, and sandwiches comprise one fifth of total daily sodium intake.