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Unhealthy Lifestyle Linked To Increased Dementia Risk

Unhealthy Lifestyle Linked To Increased Dementia Risk

High blood pressure, obesity, diabetes and smoking are linked to more rapid cognitive decline.

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Diet Sodas May Not Be As Harmless As You Think

Diet Sodas May Not Be As Harmless As You Think

People who regularly drank diet soda showed an increase in waist circumference of 70% compared to those who did not drink diet soda.

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Missing Gene Suggests Rodents Aren't The Best Model For Diabetes Research

Missing Gene Suggests Rodents Aren't The Best Model For Diabetes Research

Rodents and other mammals might not be ideal for studying type 2 diabetes because of a gene that was deleted from the human genome millions of years ago.

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Do These Genes Make Me Look Diabetic?

Do These Genes Make Me Look Diabetic?

A couple of weeks ago I was diagnosed with metabolic syndrome. Right when I am in the middle of talking about genetic testing!

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