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'Fat but fit' are at increased risk of heart disease

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Carrying extra weight could raise your risk of heart attack by more than a quarter, even if you are otherwise healthy. Nutrition Research News — ScienceDaily

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Sense of smell deficits are common, linked to malnutrition in patients with kidney disease

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A study has found that deficits in the sense of smell are important contributors to the frequently observed lack of appetite in patients with serious kidney disease. Nutrition Research News — ScienceDaily

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Of mice and cheeseburgers: Experimental drug reverses obesity-related liver disease

[unable to retrieve full-text content] An experimental drug protected mice from one of the many ills of our cheeseburger and milkshake-laden Western diet — non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. The drug reversed liver inflammation, injury and scarring in animals fed a ...

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Scientists propose novel therapy to lessen risk of obesity-linked disease

[unable to retrieve full-text content] With obesity related illnesses a global pandemic, researchers propose using a blood thinner to target molecular drivers of chronic metabolic inflammation in people eating high-fat diets to limit weight gain and disease. Nutrition Research News ...

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People Whose Ancestors Came From This Region May Be More Likely to Have Celiac Disease

TUESDAY, May 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) — New research has revealed some surprising findings about who develops celiac disease in the United States. The study found that it’s most common among people whose ancestors came from India’s Punjab region. Previously, experts ...

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Sever's disease: Symptoms, risk factors, and treatment

Sever’s disease may occur during a growth spurt in children. Sever’s disease is a heel injury that occurs in physically active children. It is a common complaint that causes temporary pain but no long-term damage. Sever’s disease is named after ...

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Artificial sweeteners linked to risk of weight gain, heart disease and other health issues

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Artificial sweeteners may be associated with long-term weight gain and increased risk of obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease, according to a new study. Nutrition Research News — ScienceDaily

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Treating Lyme disease: When do symptoms resolve in children?

For many Americans, the warmer weather of summer means more time spent outside: More gardening and yard work, more hikes in the woods, more backyard barbecues. But for this year in particular, some experts predict warmer weather will lead to ...

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High fat diet reduces gut bacteria, Crohn's disease symptoms

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have shown a high fat diet may lead to specific changes in gut bacteria that could fight harmful inflammation — a major discovery for patients suffering from Crohn’s disease. Crohn’s disease, ...

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Moderate drinking may not ward off heart disease

Many people believe that having a glass of wine with dinner — or moderately drinking any kind of alcohol — will protect them from heart disease. But a hard look at the evidence finds little support for that. That’s the ...

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