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Using too much salt?

Posted: 04/16/2009 - Shake it or pour it, researchers say americans use too much salt, and although sodium plays an important role in regulating body fluids and blood pressure, health experts say we consume 50-percent more sodium than we should.

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Exercising for a lifetime

Posted: 04/16/2009 - Lifetime exercise may cut a woman's risk of breast cancer death.

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Glaxo and Pfizer create new HIV drug company

Posted: 04/16/2009 - Drug makers GlaxoSmithKline PLC and Pfizer Inc. are planning to create a new company to invest in the research and development of HIV treatments.

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New study gives hope to rosacea sufferers

Posted: 04/16/2009 - A recent study conducted at the University of California, Irvine, of mild to moderate rosacea patients found that Pyratine XR - a non-prescription, physician-dispensed product - showed improvement for all of the major signs and symptoms of rosacea.

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Say goodbye to scars?

Posted: 04/14/2009 - Bruises, bumps, and broken bones are often considered rights of passages in childhood. Now, there's a way to reduce the appearance of the scars some accidents leave behind.

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Preventing stroke in kids: Good and bad news

Posted: 04/14/2009 - The good news is more children with a condition that puts them at risk for stroke are undergoing ultrasound screening. The bad news is only a limited number of labs offer this test.

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More kids with bad teeth?

Posted: 04/14/2009 - More and more children are being admitted to the hospital for tooth decay and other dental conditions, according to a new study.

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Coffee and colorectal cancer

Posted: 04/14/2009 - Doctors now say coffee consumption does not decrease your risk of getting colorectal cancer.

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Treating macular degeneration

Posted: 04/14/2009 - As the baby boomers age and live longer, a severe sight problem called macular degeneration is becoming more common.

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