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Medical News Today: Exercise hormone sheds fat, 'helps people stay slender'

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 23:00
Scientists have found that the hormone irisin, which is released during exercise, may help the human body to shed fat and prevent fat from forming.

Medical News Today: Could coffee reduce women's risk of dementia?

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 23:00
Older women who consume at least 261 milligrams of caffeine daily - around two to three cups of coffee - may be at lower risk of dementia, study finds.

Medical News Today: 'Enhanced' environment boosts mouse immune systems

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 23:00
Breaking research demonstrates that spending time in a colorful, tactile, enhanced environment is enough to give mice's immune system a significant boost.

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