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If you feel that some people are better at exercising or just have it easier, then, you might actually be right. While some are always ready for a jog to the nearest gym, others might find themselves feeling daunted by the idea of doing something which causes shortness of breath …

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Without a doubt, obesity is a global problem that leads to several other major health conditions. According to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, nearly 69% of adults are obese. However, fat accumulation is crucial for the survival of hibernating mammals in winter. Hibernation is a unique quirk of …

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As per a recent study by Dr. Kaitlin Wade from the University of Bristol. It has been discovered that a particular type of bacteria in the gut microbiome can increase the risk of bowel cancer by 2% to 15%. This bacteria is known as Bacteroidales in medical terms. And is …

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People with Alzheimer’s gene start to show signs from the age of 40 and by the time they hit 60, their thinking ability and memory completely deteriorates. However, recently a woman with an active Alzheimer’s gene did not show any sign of the disease till her 70s. Her …

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Since childhood, we have always been told how eight hours of sleep is the least amount needed to function like a proper human being. Yet we know of many people around us who can function on less amount of sleep. They are fresh and not sleepy or tired. They can …

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