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Smokers need to quit cigarettes rather than cut back on them to significantly lower their risk of heart disease and stroke, a large BMJ study suggests. People who smoked even one cigarette a day were still about 50% more likely to develop heart disease and 30% more likely to have a stroke than people who...

Scientists have taken a step towards one of the biggest goals in medicine – a universal blood test for cancer. A team at Johns Hopkins University...

Dentists have accused the government of having a “short-sighted” approach to tooth decay in England after hospital operations to remove children’s...

We already know that drinking tea may lower your risk of cognitive decline, heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes. Now, in a study released Thursday...

Overweight and obese people who eat almonds and chocolate every day may have lower cholesterol than their counterparts who don’t consume these foods,...

It is well-known that a lot of people are involved in alcohol-related car crashes. According to the statistical data, three out of ten people can be a...

Are you planning to make your way south toward the tropics for this year’s winter vacation? You will obviously need to pack a swimsuit along with you....

A baby born in Texas with the Zika-linked birth defect microcephaly has died, health officials say. The baby was infected in the womb while the mother...

Florida officials are investigating four cases of Zika that do not appear to be related to travel, raising fears mosquitoes in the US are spreading the...

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