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Live Science - Health

Could Time-Restricted Eating Help You Lose Weight? By - Satchin Panda, Pam Taub - Restricting your eating time to a daily 10-hour window could help fight obesity and diabetes, new research finds.

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Black Tar Heroin May Be Causing Deadly 'Flesh-Eating' Infections in San Diego -- Rachael Rettner -- Seven people in San Diego have died in recent months from a "flesh eating" infection tied to use of black tar heroin, according to health officials.

20 hours ago

'Crazymothers' Want You to Stop Calling Them 'Anti-Vaxxers' -- Nicoletta Lanese -- An anti-vaccine group wants to rebrand itself as "vaccine risk aware." Here's why they can't.

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Once-a-Month Birth Control Pill Is in the Works -- Yasemin Saplakoglu -- The once-a-month birth control pill is embedded into a starfish-like organic device.

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Concussions Damage the 'Bridge' Between the Two Halves of the Brain -- Nicoletta Lanese -- The bridge between both halves of the brain fundamentally changes after concussion.

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Why Do Some Forms of Leukemia Affect Mostly Children? -- Nicoletta Lanese -- Childhood leukemias may exploit specific vulnerabilities found only in immature cells.

5 days ago

Man in China Contracts Brain Parasite After Eating Hot Pot -- Rachael Rettner -- The man was discovered to have tapeworm larvae in his brain.

9 days ago

The Placenta 'Invades' the Uterus in the Same Way Cancer Invades the Body -- Nicoletta Lanese -- The way human pregnancy works may make us more prone to malignant cancer than cows or horses.

9 days ago

FDA Says Most CBD Products May Not Be Safe, and Warns 15 Companies to Stop Selling Them -- Nicoletta Lanese -- CBD may pose unknown health risks and cannot be marketed as a dietary supplement, food or therapeutic cure-all.

9 days ago

There's Mounting Evidence That This Vaping Additive Is Behind Lung Illnesses -- Rachael Rettner -- Officials have more evidence that a chemical called vitamin E acetate is playing a role in the recent vaping outbreak, which has sickened thousands of Americans.

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7 Tips for a Safe (and Non-Explosive) Turkey Day -- Stephanie Pappas -- Have a fun Thanksgiving free of exploding turkeys or Salmonella.

10 days ago

Declining Life Expectancy in America 'May Be the New Norm' -- Joshua A. Krisch -- U.S. life expectancy is declining mostly among "working age" Americans.

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FDA Calls Psychedelic Psilocybin a 'Breakthrough Therapy' for Severe Depression -- Yasemin Saplakoglu -- The FDA is helping to speed up the process of developing and approving a drug based on psilocybin, a hallucinogenic substance in magic mushrooms, to treat depression.

11 days ago

Some 'Brain-Boosting' Supplements Contain High Levels of Unapproved Drug -- Nicoletta Lanese -- Researchers uncovered unapproved drugs in several "nootropics."

11 days ago

Over 1,000 Patients Possibly Exposed to HIV After Hospital's Sanitation Mistake -- Yasemin Saplakoglu -- One of the Goshen Hospital's seven surgical sterilization technicians skipped one step in a multistep cleaning process

11 days ago

Is it Safe to Eat Roadkill? -- Chia-Yi Hou -- The idea of eating roadkill may be foreign to some, but with proper precautions it can provide a safe and sustainable source of meat.

12 days ago

CDC Issues Yet Another Warning Not to Eat Romaine Lettuce -- Rachael Rettner -- U.S. officials are warning Americans not to eat romaine lettuce from Salinas, California.

14 days ago

Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Invaded Woman's Eye Sockets -- Rachael Rettner -- A woman in Tennessee developed an infection with "flesh-eating" bacteria in her eye sockets.

14 days ago

Hoag's Object Is a Galaxy Within a Galaxy Within a Galaxy (and Nobody Knows Why)

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Lonely Antarctic Expeditions Shrink People's Brains

17 hours ago

Famous World War I Battleship Discovered at the Bottom of the Atlantic

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Incredible Time-Lapse Video Shows Giant Greenland Lake Disappearing Within Hours

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'The Pill' Might Shrink Certain Brain Regions Among Women Taking It

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