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Medical News Today: Drivers weigh more than cyclists, study finds

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 23:00
People who use cars as their primary form of transport may be putting their health at risk, after research reveals they weigh more than cyclists.

Medical News Today: Food commercials change children's eating priorities

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 23:00
Researchers find watching food commercials changes children's brain activity, influencing their food decisions by altering taste preferences.

Medical News Today: Blood vessel-forming protein could offer alternative to heart bypass surgery

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 23:00
Using mouse models, researchers shed light on how a protein called AGGF1 forms new blood vessels, which could help treat heart disease and heart attack.

Medical News Today: HIV: Newly discovered component could lead to more effective drugs

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 23:00
Scientists have uncovered a feature that HIV uses to infect cells while avoiding immune system detection. This finding could lead to improved treatments.

Medical News Today: Better cultural fit may encourage healthy eating

Fri, 08/12/2016 - 23:00
A study of adults from the U.S. and Japan finds whether a person adheres to a healthy diet may depend on how well they fit with their country's culture.

Medical News Today: Chemo drug in pregnancy may cause early menopause in daughters

Fri, 08/12/2016 - 23:00
Chemotherapy treatment during pregnancy could potentially affect the future fertility of unborn daughters, as well as raise their risk of early menopause.

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