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Live Science - Health

Intermittent fasting for women: Is it safe? -- Lou Mudge -- published -- 19 May 22 -- Reference -- There are a few areas to consider when it comes to intermittent fasting for women. We spoke to a medical expert about how to approach it safely

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Rare monkeypox infections detected in several European countries -- Nicoletta Lanese -- It's unknown whether the monkeypox cases in different countries are linked.

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Parasite that controls cat minds may infect billions of people. The clue is in their eyes. -- Justine R. Smith, -- Joao M. Furtado -- published -- 18 May 22 -- Toxoplasma gondii is probably the most successful parasite in the world today. The disease caused by this parasite can scar the back of the eye.

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What's the difference between veganism vs vegetarianism? -- Anna Gora -- published -- 18 May 22 -- Reference -- Veganism vs vegetarianism: which is better? We compare the benefits and risks of these popular plant-based diets

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Best air purifiers 2022: Enjoy clean air in your home -- Lou Mudge -- published -- 18 May 22 -- BUYING GUIDE -- We've rounded up the best air purifiers on the market to rid your home of pollutants and irritants

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Intermittent fasting: What is it and how does it work? -- Lou Mudge -- published -- 17 May 22 -- Reference -- There are several different types of intermittent fasting. Here's how they work, including the potential benefits and risks

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What can you eat on a vegan keto diet? -- Anna Gora -- published -- 16 May 22 -- Reference -- What can you eat on a vegan keto diet? Here's a comprehensive guide to the ketogenic diet for those who don't eat animal products

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Are protein bars good for you? -- Joanne Lewsley -- published -- 15 May 22 -- Reference -- Are protein bars good for you? We weigh up the case for and against using a high-protein snack to build muscle, support weight loss and give you an energy boost

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How to get rid of mold -- Lindsay Lafreniere -- published -- 14 May 22 -- Reference -- Knowing how to get rid of mold is essential for maintaining a healthy home with fresh indoor air

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Why does eating pineapple make your mouth tingle? -- Donavyn Coffey -- Is it the combination of the pineapple's acidity and the enzyme complex called bromelain that likely make your mouth sore.

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What are viruses? -- Aparna Vidyasagar -- published -- 13 May 22 -- Reference -- Viruses are microscopic parasites that lack the capacity to thrive and reproduce outside of a host body.

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How do dehumidifiers work? -- Emma Caplan -- published -- 13 May 22 -- Reference -- How do dehumidifiers work? We get into the science behind these appliances

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How to stretch your lower back -- Meg Walters -- published -- 12 May 22 -- Reference -- Find out how to stretch your lower back, whether you have tight muscles from a workout or from sitting at a desk.

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How to recover from injury -- India Bottomley -- Injuries can be tough to manage, whether caused by exercise or an accident. We're going to unpack for you how to recover from injury

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Scientists finally have proof of mysterious immune cell in humans -- Nicoletta Lanese -- The existence of these cells was hotly debated.

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What is collagen good for? -- Anna Gora -- Wondering what is collagen good for? Here's what science tells us about the health and beauty benefits of collagen supplements

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US baby formula shortage: What to know -- Nicoletta Lanese -- The shortage has grown steadily worse in recent weeks.

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How does protein give you energy? -- Meg Walters -- published -- 11 May 22 -- Reference -- We all know that protein can help to support an active lifestyle, but how does protein give you energy?

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A guide to the DASH diet for weight loss -- Maddy Biddulph -- published -- 10 May 22 -- Reference -- Find out what to eat and what to limit on the DASH diet for weight loss

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Is breakfast important? -- Meg Walters -- Some say it's the most important meal of the day. But is breakfast important or can you get away with skipping your morning cereal?

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