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Mortality risk down with meeting recommended exercise levels

Mortality risk down with meeting recommended exercise levels

Mortality risk down with meeting recommended exercise levels Mortality risk down with meeting recommended exercise levels (HealthDay)—The risk of all-cause and cause-specific mortality is reduced for adults who engage in leisure time aerobic and muscle strengthening activities at levels recommended by the 2018 physical activity guidelines, according to a study …

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    Does deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s increase risk of dementia?

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    Does deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s increase risk of dementia? Does deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s increase risk of dementia? Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain There’s good news for people with Parkinson’s disease. A new study shows that deep brain stimulation may not increase the risk of developing dementia. The study …

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      Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves

      Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves

      Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves A lab technician checks a blood sample for malaria. Credit: AMISOM photo / Tobin Jones,Public domain Ghana’s efforts to eliminate malaria could be in jeopardy as its improved economy results in reduced external funding …

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        New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome

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        New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Perimenopause is a time when women become more vulnerable to a number of health problems. A new study based on data from the Canadian Longitudinal Study …

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          Good diet may cut toxicity risk in treatment of pediatric ALL

          Good diet may cut toxicity risk in treatment of pediatric ALL

          Good diet may cut toxicity risk in treatment of pediatric ALL Good diet may cut toxicity risk in treatment of pediatric ALL (HealthDay)—Diets high in antioxidant-rich foods may cut the risk of developing bacterial infections or mucositis during the first phase of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treatment in pediatric patients, …

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