Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: How much time should you spend in the sun? | Health | Life & Style

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Vitamin D is important when it comes to bodily function. It helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body, which are nutrients that keep bones, teeth and muscles healthy. A vitamin deficiency can cause bones to become soft and weak, which can lead to bone deformities. The More...

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By news On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
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Banned pregnancy drug tied to ADHD generations later

(Reuters Health) – A pregnancy drug banned decades ago may have side effects that linger for generations. Grandchildren of women who took it have an increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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FDA issues warning letters to companies selling kratom products

(Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday it issued warning letters to three companies that illegally marketed and distributed products containing the substance, kratom, which they More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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The secret switch that helps my boy to walk | Health | Life & Style

BEN RECTOR Finn with dad Tony “He never complains about the difficulties he faces,” says his dad Tony, 49. Finn, from Pinner, Middlesex, suffered a stroke just before or during his birth More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Ten die in India outbreak of brain-damaging virus, spurring rush to hospitals

BENGALURU/KOCHI (Reuters) – A rare virus spread by fruit bats, which can cause flu-like symptoms and brain damage, has killed 10 people in southern India, health officials said on Tuesday, with at least More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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From Burkina to Zimbabwe, U.S. aid cuts squeeze family planning services

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) – The Marie Stopes Ladies who drive from village to village in the remote north of Burkina Faso offering free contraception, advice on family planning, sexual health and sometimes abortion, More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Dementia: Going for a walk three times a week could help prevent the condition | Health | Life & Style

Dementia describes several conditions, of which Alzheimer’s is the most common, caused by a decline in brain function. Dementia week, which aims to raise awareness of the condition, is being celebrated this week More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Egg a day tied to lower risk of heart disease

(Reuters Health) – People who eat an egg just about every day may have a lower risk of heart attack and stroke than individuals who don’t eat eggs at all, a large Chinese study suggests. Researchers examined More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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How to get rid of flatulence: Drink peppermint tea to cut down excessive or smelly wind | Health | Life & Style

Flatulence is something that everyone does, but some people more than others. The average amount a person farts is five to 15 times a day, but what’s normal is different for everyone. If flatulence is affecting More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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More U.S. kids overdosing on ADHD drugs

(Reuters Health) – The surge in U.S. kids taking medication for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is having an unintended side effect, a new study suggests: more children and teens are overdosing More...