Sunday, December 19, 2010
NEW YORK - REPLACING regular meals with shakes and prepackaged entrees boosts obese teens' weight loss in the early stages of dieting, new research shows.
But these 'meal replacements' were no better than a standard low-calorie diet for helping young people continue losing weight over the course of a year, Dr Robert L. Berkowitz of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and his colleagues found.
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Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
ADULTS who regularly use sunscreen are far less likely to develop melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, researchers reported on Monday.
They found people who were encouraged to slather on sunscreen in the 1990s were 50 per cent less likely to develop melanoma 15 years later, a finding that suggests sunscreen even benefits adults and that the benefits last for years.
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Friday, December 3, 2010
CBS : Breast Implant, Suicide Link Explored. Women who get breast implants are more likely than other women to commit suicide, new research suggests.
Fox: An Australian track star had her breast implants removed in an attempt to boost her chances of winning a medal at the 2012 Olympics.
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