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Health24.com | Stress may lower a woman’s chances of pregnancy

  • September 21, 2016 | Media 24

Research suggests that high stress levels could be saying to the body: ‘Don’t have a baby right now!’

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Health24.com | More types of cancer treated with immunotherapy

  • September 21, 2016 | Media 24

Immunotherapy involves adding new cancer-fighting cells to the body, or adding new elements, such as antibodies and proteins, to help the immune system fight cancer.

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Health24.com | Smoking leaves lasting imprint on DNA

  • September 21, 2016 | Media 24

Researchers found that for those who stopped smoking, most genes ‘recovered’ within five years of quitting – but even so, some genetic changes remained, 30 years after quitting.

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Health24.com | Obese kids have different bacteria in their gut

  • September 21, 2016 | Media 24

Targeting specific types of bacteria might one day help treat childhood obesity, research suggests.

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Health24.com | UN responds to concern about drug-resistant germs

  • September 21, 2016 | Media 24

The UN is about to hold a special meeting devoted to the rise of untreatable infections, propelled by the way drugs are overused and misused in both people and animals.

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Health24.com | 5 ways to consume less salt

  • September 20, 2016 | Media 24

Consuming too much sodium can lead to health problems.

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Health24.com | Surprise! Beer makes people happier and friendlier

  • September 20, 2016 | Media 24

Swiss researchers found scientific proof that drinking beer makes people more social and more empathetic.

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Health24.com | Explainer: What are cataracts?

  • September 20, 2016 | Media 24

Cataracts may progress for many years before being diagnosed. If left untreated, however, they may eventually cause severe visual impairment in the affected eye.

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