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Women Who Take Vitamin Supplements May Have Increased Death Risk

MSNBC | Posted 12.10.2011 | Healthy Living

Popping vitamins may do more harm than good, according to a new study that adds to a growing body of evidence suggesting some supplements may have hea...

Depressed Brains May Hate Differently, Study Shows | By Amanda Macmillan | Posted 12.05.2011 | Healthy Living

Depressed people are often withdrawn and antisocial. This doesn't necessarily mean that they don't like other people, but it could mean that their bra...

Exercise: Are You Really Too Busy?

Estelle Underwood | Posted 11.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Estelle Underwood

Daily exercise is a commitment, it's true. A big commitment. And in a world where we're already so over-committed to family, friends, school, and work, it is difficult to imagine making one more commitment.

How Sleep Affects Men's Sexual Health

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

When it comes to sleep, testosterone may be the somewhat forgotten hormone. A recent review of research seeks to bring some much-needed attention to the role that testosterone plays in sleep.

Can This Be Controlled By Language?

John Tsilimparis | Posted 11.29.2011 | Healthy Living
John Tsilimparis

If I say to myself, "I should have known this would happen," or "I should be more productive," I am implying that there is an invisible manual or instruction book floating out there in the ether that dictates how to be a human being.

Even A Few Minutes Of This Can Boost Happiness, Says Study

Wray Herbert | Posted 11.22.2011 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

Psychological scientist Christopher Moyer, and a group of colleagues at the University of Wisconsin -- Stout, designed a brain study to see if there might be at least some benefit after a very brief period of meditation training.

'Sell By' Labels Axed To Stop Food Waste

PA | Posted 11.14.2011 | Home

The "sell-by" date on food packaging is to be removed in a bid to cut the £12 billion worth of good food which ends up in the bin, the Government h...

Dark Chocolate 'May Improve Health In Similar Way To Exercise'

PA | Posted 11.14.2011 | Home

Those who would rather eat chocolate than exercise can take heart from new research that suggests one is as good as the other. Scien...

Why You Always Eat Popcorn At The Movies - Even If It's Stale | Posted 11.07.2011 | Home

It may come as a surprise to takeaway lovers, but scientists have found people don't keep eating junk food just because it is tasty....