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Medical News Today: Birth control pill for men steps closer

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 23:00
There are a number of major hurdles scientists need to overcome in order to develop a male contraceptive pill, but one team says it is making progress.

Medical News Today: The financial burden of surviving cancer

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 23:00
The battle against cancer does not stop with survival; nearly 30% of people who get through the disease face ongoing mental and physical problems related to financial stress.

Medical News Today: Salmon: Health Benefits, Nutritional Information

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 23:00
Salmon is an oily fish that is high in protein and omega-3 fatty acids. Learn all about the potential health benefits of salmon, along with a nutritional breakdown for this fish.

Medical News Today: Keep moving to halve the risk of Alzheimer's

Sat, 03/12/2016 - 22:00
Put on your dancing shoes. Any kind of exercise appears to boost brain volume and decrease the risk of getting Alzheimer's disease, says a new study.

Medical News Today: Salt could lead to weight gain by driving fatty food intake

Sat, 03/12/2016 - 22:00
Two new studies suggest salt may lead us to overeat by interrupting the biological mechanisms that tell us when we are full. As such, too much salt could lead to weight gain.

Medical News Today: Children reap the benefits of video games

Fri, 03/11/2016 - 23:00
Contrary to popular fears, video games appear to promote mental health and cognitive and social skills in young children, says a new report.

Medical News Today: Sleep apnea may drive tumor growth by promoting blood vessel formation

Fri, 03/11/2016 - 23:00
In a mouse study, researchers found intermittent hypoxia - oxygen deficiency that occurs with sleep apnea - may boost cancer growth by promoting blood vessel formation in tumors.