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Hurting Yourself When You’re At Your Best

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Self-sabotage most common during peak time of day We’ve all done it—self-sabotaged by staying up too late the night before a big exam or by...

Fiber and Allergy Prevention

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High-fiber diet protected mice against allergy to peanuts. If food is the new medicine it could mean a way to prevent allergies. A study from Monash...

Celiac Disease: Defined

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OVERVIEW Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder, in which eating gluten causes damage to the small intestine. Gluten is a protein found in grains like...

Spinal Manipulation and Heart Health

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If you haven’t visited a chiropractor before, you could be missing out. More than 30 Million Americans receive the benefits of chiropractic care every...

Movement “Milestones” in Babies

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Babies who stood early scored better on cognitive tests by age four. It's a classic joke that when new parents talk about their babies they...

Itching and the Immune System

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A study showed patients with chronic itching had immune system irregularities. A chronic itching problem might seem like no big deal, even if it is...

How Gut Bacteria Affect Celiac Disease

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People with specific gut bacteria developed celiac disease. Celiac disease--the inability to tolerate food containing gluten--has long puzzled scientists. The puzzle may have finally been...

Cystic Fibrosis: Defined

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Overview Cystic fibrosis is a disease of the secretory glands, which create mucus and sweat. It mainly affects the lungs, pancreas, liver, intestines, sinuses and...

How Melanoma Becomes Resistant to Treatment

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Melanoma cell mechanisms that promote resistance to treatment identified. The skin cancer known as melanoma can become resistant to treatment, but new research is beginning...