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Is Sharing a Bed with a Partner Actually Good for You?

Sleeping in the same bed with a partner can sometimes be a pain, especially if one of you steals blankets or you can’t agree on how hot or cold the room should be.

But a growing body of research suggests sharing a bed can actually be good for your health.

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Have Diabetes Rates Among Teens Really Tripled?

Health experts have been buzzing this week after a new study seemed to show a dramatic rise in the number of teenagers who have diabetes or are at risk for developing it. But are the research findings really cause for alarm?

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US Spends Most on Health Care Per Person Among Industrialized Nations — Dollars and Sense

Anyone in America who has gotten a medical bill for a CAT scan or an MRI might feel like they are paying some of the highest medical costs on the planet. That’s not an exaggeration.

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Home Remedies

Yesterday, I woke up feeling like...crap.  There's just no other way to say it.

My throat hurt so bad I could hardly talk, which is kind of important for my job.  I had a fever, chills and sinus congestion. 

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5 Must Eat Foods to Keep Your Heart Healthy

While scores of studies have been done to determine which foods are the best for your heart health, doctors at last weekend’s American College of Cardiology conference say there are five in particular that are especially beneficial.

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Eat Chocolate/Lose Weight – And Other Wacky Food Tips

A new report says popcorn is better for you than most fruits or vegetables.  (Probably not the way I eat it, with about a stick of butter melted on top.)  Firstpost.

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How Much Sleep You Get Can Have a Major Impact on Your Heart’s Health

Most of us know our diets play a big part in heart health, but did you know the amount of sleep you get can have an impact, too?

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96% Of Teen Girls Want To Change Their Bodies

This makes me so sad, but it doesn't surprise me.  My 10 year old and her friends are already talking about their bodies. 

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Can Aspirin Treat/Prevent Cancer? New Study Released

Three new studies out today add to growing evidence that taking aspirin every day can help prevent, and possibly treat, cancer.

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Want to Live Longer? Go Easy on the Steak

All those smug vegetarians now have something else to brag about: new research says they’ll live longer than meat-eaters.

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Spring Forward – Is Daylight Savings Time Bad For You?

Tonight's the night that we set our clocks forward one hour before we go to bed.

Let me start off by saying, I hate to spring forward.  I get up so early, that hour makes a BIG difference, and it takes me a while to get used to.  Turns out, I'm not alone...and according to some, Daylight Savings Time can be deadly for people with heart disease and depression.

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Can You Get Addicted to Ice Cream?

Cravings for ice cream may not be all in your head.

A new study finds the sweet stuff can be every bit as addicting as cocaine.

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