Eating nuts to lower risk of heart disease






People who regularly eat nuts, including peanuts, walnuts and tree nuts, have a lower risk of developing cardiovascular disease or

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Genetic variation may increase risk of liver damage in patients with chronic hepatitis B






Genetic variation may increase the risk of severe liver damage in people with chronic hepatitis B infection, a new study

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7 out of 10 people who try a cigarette become daily smokers, study suggests






At least 61 per cent of people who try their first cigarette become, at least temporarily, daily smokers, suggests an

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Toothpaste ingredient may help fight drug resistant malaria, finds robot scientist






An ingredient commonly found in toothpaste could be employed as an anti-malarial drug against strains of malaria parasite that have

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Resolving to have a happier, healthier 2018? Reshape your body attitudes






Every year, many of us pledge to work harder at being healthy, losing weight or eating more veggies. A Nielsen

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