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Familiar foods shorten lifespan

Hot dogs, hamburgers, bacon and soft drinks … are foods that can have a negative impact on health, shortening life expectancy. Diet directly affects overall health and longevity. Experts present a growing body of evidence that calorie intake from different foods has a distinct effect. In a large study from the UK’s National Institute of […]

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Breakthroughs in cancer treatment

With the immunotherapy drug dostarlimab, tumor-targeted therapy, or an mRNA vaccine, the world is slowly gaining fruit in the fight against cancer. Cancer treatment is a long, slow and expensive process. After decades of research, scientists have made some breakthroughs in treatment methods, but the changes have not been significant. Most oncologists are reticent about […]

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Poor oral hygiene can lead to incurable disease

Poor oral hygiene can lead to chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, gastrointestinal disease, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s. Studies in recent years have shown a strong link between poor oral hygiene and inflammation in the body in general, including inflammation of the heart. Dr Derek Baram, an orthodontist at Central Smile in Hong Kong, says […]

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Why do you have nightmares in your sleep?

Nightmares can be caused by stress, mental health problems, drug use or nocturnal eating habits. Nightmares are a common phenomenon during sleep. About 85% of adults have had at least one nightmare within the past year. According to a survey published in the journal PubMed, about 4-10% of people report having nightmares one or more […]

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How to rehydrate when the heat lasts for a long time

Experts recommend eating foods containing a lot of water, limiting the use of caffeine, alcohol and avoiding foods that are difficult to digest when it is hot. Hot weather can dehydrate the body, causing symptoms such as dizziness, nausea, and headaches. Dehydration causes the heart rate to increase, blood pressure to drop too low, leading […]

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Reinfection with mutant BA.5 is dangerous?

AmericaPeople who have received a booster dose and have Covid-19 in the past can still be reinfected with BA.5, but symptoms are less severe. In 2020, cases of re-infection with nCoV are considered very rare. In 2021, a breakthrough infection in vaccinated people will occur, but the risk is low. By 2022, the condition will […]

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Can rehydrate with fruit, milk, coffee?

According to scientists, water can come from many foods such as fruit, milk, and coffee, not just filtered or mineral water. In the summer, in high temperatures, staying hydrated becomes more important than ever. Experts say that if you don’t drink enough fluids on hot days, the body is more susceptible to heat stroke, heatstroke, […]

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How dangerous is the BA.5 mutation?

Variant BA.5 spreads quickly, can evade immunity from vaccines and natural infection, but causes less severe symptoms. After several consecutive weeks of decline, the number of Covid-19 cases in many regions increased again, mainly due to the spread of Omicron’s subtype BA.5. The World Health Organization (WHO) has classified it as a “disturbing strain”, recommending […]

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Hope from vaccines to prevent and treat cancer

AmericaNew cancer vaccines focus on stimulating the immune system, preventing and repelling malignant cells; or personalized to each patient. For decades, scientists have been trying to harness the inherent power of the human immune system to fight cancer. They sought to disrupt the defenses that tumors use to repel the disease. Despite initial challenges and […]