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Cancer survival rates continue to surge

Cancer survival rates continue to surge at a steady rate, according to the latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. Five year survival rates for almost all cancer types, with the exception of two types have significantly increased. The latest report analyzed data from 1975-2014, which […]

by April 2, 2017
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What is the key to a happy marriage?

What is the key to a happy marriage? While there are many important aspects to marriage, medical science has found one crucial ingredient. The answer is: Sex. Researchers have found that the “afterglow” that you experience after sexual intercourse lasts about two days and may increase satisfaction in a long-term […]

by April 1, 2017
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Why should you wash your produce before eating it?

We are going to give you a look at the ugly side of produce. Why should you wash your produce before eating it? Let’s find out. You always hear about how you must wash your fruits and vegetables. But is this really necessary? Does washing actually do anything beneficial? The […]

by March 31, 2017
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Top 5 testosterone-boosting foods for men

Testosterone levels tend to decline in men as they age. These 6 testosterone-boosting foods can help you fight father time and stay young at heart. Low testosterone is a common condition in men. Testosterone is essential to health, and responsible for the following bodily functions and attributes according to Healthline: […]

by March 29, 2017
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Top 5 healthiest superfoods for men

Being a man comes with it’s own set of health issues. Diet is key to staying healthy. We are giving you the top 5 healthiest superfoods for men. Staying shape is so much more than just pumping iron. The foods that you eat are actually as important for fitness as […]

by March 27, 2017
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5 easy and natural ways to get rid of silverfish

It is safer for your family to use natural solutions to take care of pests in your home and garden. Let’s look at 5 easy and natural ways to get rid of silverfish from Rodale’s Organic Life. According to Orkin, Silverfish are teardrop shaped insects about 12-19mm in length, and […]

by March 26, 2017
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Can ibuprofen stop your heart?

Painkillers are more dangerous than you think. While ibuprofen is widely prescribed, there may be hidden dangers. Can ibuprofen stop your heart? According to the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation, sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a major cause of death amongst adults 40 and older in the U.S. and worldwide. Over […]

by March 25, 2017
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Why should you wash new clothes before wearing them?

Who doesn’t love new clothes? They are so clean and crisp, or are they? Why should you wash new clothes before wearing them? Let’s find out. It’s tempting to wear new clothes straight out of the bag, but a new investigation shows that this may not be the best idea. […]

by March 24, 2017