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Weight Gain Temporarily Hikes Diabetes Risk when Smokers Quit

By Gene Emery (Reuters Health)  Weight gain can be a big concern for smokers who want to quit, and a new study suggests that it raises...

Broken Bones Tied to Increased Risk of Death for Up to...

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) The increased risk of dying after older adults break a bone is real, long-lasting and it's not limited to hip...

More Evidence that Omega-3 Supplements Lack Heart Benefits

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Omega-3 fatty acids have long been touted as heart healthy, but taking them in supplement form does little to protect against...

Multivitamin-Mineral Supplements Do Not Reduce Heart Disease, Deaths

By Will Boggs MD (Reuters Health) Taking multivitamins and minerals does not reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease or associated deaths, according to a new...

Obesity, Overweight Tied to Shorter Life, More Years with Heart Disease

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Obese people have shorter lives and even those who are just overweight spend more years living with heart disease than...

HIV Patients with Depression Face Serious Risks

By Cheryl Platzman Weinstock (Reuters Health) The proportion of time patients with HIV spend depressed is directly related to their likelihood of missing doctor appointments,...
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