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Medical News Today: 'The Dress': studies offer insight as to why we are unable to agree on its color

Fri, 05/15/2015 - 00:00
The picture of 'The Dress' confused the world back in February. While some of us say it is blue and black, others see it as white and gold. Now, three new studies investigate why.

Medical News Today: 'Elderly men should increase physical activity' to lower risk of death from all causes

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 23:00
Just half an hour of light exercise, 6 days a week, is associated with a 40% lower risk of death from all causes among elderly men in a new study.

Medical News Today: Single mothers at risk of poorer health later in life, study suggests

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 23:00
New research suggests that single motherhood between the ages of 16 and 49 is associated with poorer health in later life in certain countries.

Medical News Today: Grip strength may predict risk of stroke, heart attack and death

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 07:00
Weak grip strength was linked to greater risk of heart attack and stroke in a new study, as well as increased risk of death from cardiovascular and noncardiovascular diseases.

Medical News Today: Sun safety: how to protect your child from the greatest cause of skin cancer

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 07:00
One of the best ways to protect your child from skin cancer is to protect them against UV radiation. We provide some tips on how this can be done.

Medical News Today: A common hospital soap may reduce MRSA spread

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 06:00
Researchers suggest patient care and reduction of MRSA and other hospital-acquired infections may both benefit from using the common hospital soap chlorhexidine to bathe patients.